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Amsterdam Olympic Stadium

Amsterdam Marathon and Half Marathon

The TCS Amsterdam Marathon and Half Marathon, known for their fast and beautiful courses have unforgettable finishes in the historic Olympic Stadium. Make Amsterdam your Euro-running destination this August.

Event details

Date
18 Oct 2020
Location
Amsterdam
Distance
Various

Registrations for this year’s event have now closed but you can still register an interest for next year.

What to expect

The Marathon

The Amsterdam Marathon course follows part of the Olympic Marathon route along the Amstel River giving participants and insight into the huge amount of daily business that takes place on the water. Runners also speed past stately homes and windmills. The route offers beautiful rural scenery and starts and ends in the magnificent Olympic Stadium. Every year this leaves an unforgettable impression, not least because of the presence of the supporters in the marathon grandstand.

Registration fee: £35
Fundraising target: £250

The Half Marathon

The Amsterdam Mizuno half marathon is one of the most exciting races of this distance. This spectacular race starts at the Stadionweg and passes through the centre of the city including through the world-famous Rijksmuseum on Museumplein, the beautiful and famous Vondelpark, and over the Utrechtse Bridge on the Amstel, before culminating in a grand arena finish at the Olympic Stadium. This historic stadium leaves a memorable impression on runners and supporters and other spectators have free access to the grandstand to cheer you on.

Registration fee: Free
Fundraising target: £150

More information

Head over to the official TCS Amsterdam Marathon website for more information.

Sparksy - a runner in the London Marathon

Team benefits

As part of our running team you will receive:

  • a fundraising pack with runners' sweepstake

  • sponsorship forms

  • a t-shirt or running vest

  • dedicated fundraising support and advice

If you're thinking of running for us and want access to qualified trainers as well as the chance to chat with other #TeamMarsden runners, check out our runners Facebook group.

Already got your own place?

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