The 38th NN Marathon Rotterdam takes place in the weekend of Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th April 2018. The world’s top athletes as well as thousands of runners from home and abroad get to experience what it’s like to finish on the renowned Coolsingel. It’s a marathon weekend that combines top sporting action with a festival feel. No other marathon in the Netherlands can match the Rotterdam atmosphere, with more than 950,000 enthusiastic spectators along the course.
The attribution of the IAAF Gold Label accents the international rating for the high quality of the NN Marathon Rotterdam.
One day prior to the NN Marathon Rotterdam, we organize the NN Kids Runs especially for young sports lovers from across the country. You can choose from 1 or 2,5K and you can run on a part of the real NN Marathon Rotterdam course. Who wouldn’t want to do that?Read more
Are you a beginning runner and would you like to experience to finish on the renowned Coolsingel? The AD City Run Rotterdam (4.2K) is a classic city run through Rotterdam. The start and finish are both on the famous Coolsingel, just like the Marathon.Read more
This popular distance runs through the heart of Rotterdam across part of the official marathon course. After 10.55K, you'll finish on the famous Coolsingel. As well as the finishing time, all runners’ precise times on the 10K will be registered.Read more
The NN Marathon Rotterdam is one of the fastest marathons in the world, attracting thousands of runners and 925.000 spectators each year. Are you one of them on April 8, 2018? The event remains undiminished in popularity year on year so do not wait too long to register!Read more
Thanks to a rich history, with no less than three world records, Rotterdam is renowned both nationally and internationally as a leading running event. A super fast course, excellent and innovative organisation, inspiring spectators and a unique atmosphere on the Coolsingel has meant that the NN Marathon Rotterdam has grown into the biggest marathon and the biggest one-day sporting event of The Netherlands. A celebration for every runner.
On 23 May 1981 Rotterdam experienced the premier of its international marathon. Great sporting events don't just happen to exist, they, like the marathon in Rotterdam, have a memorable history.
The Netherlands' biggest two-day sporting event, the NN Marathon Rotterdam is organized by a big group of enthusiastic people. More than 1.800 volunteers are involved in the event, among other things; to provide runners with drinks, to distribute medals to the runners and to greet participants at the finish.Read more