Bremerhaven (Germany), Sunday 24 August 2014

A pilot boat in Bremerhaven (Author: Tvabutzku1234 / / public domain / photo modified by


Held in one of Germany's busiest ports, the Bremerhaven Marathon attracts more than 1000 runners of all ages and abilities.

The event offers various races — 400m and 800m children's races, 5km (one lap), 10km (two laps), half marathon (two laps), 30km (three laps), marathon (four laps).

Starting and finishing on Bremerhaven's pedestrianized main shopping street, the route takes the runners through the city centre, residential areas, and parkland.


Country: Germany

Venue (Map): Bremerhaven (Bremen 60km, Hamburg 122km, Hannover 188km)

Date: 24 August 2014 (Sunday)

Race distance: 400m-800m (children); 5km; 10km; 21.1km; 42.2km; 42.2km relay (four runners)

Start time: 9.30-9.45 (children's races), 10.00 (5km), 10.45 (30km, 42km), 11.00 (10km, 21km, relay races)

Start and finish: Fußgängerzone (pedestrian zone), at the Große Kirche ("Big Church")

Race centre: Gemeindehaus, at the Große Kirche, Bürgermeister-Smidt-Straße (Saturday 12.00-18.00; on the day from 7.00 until one hour before the start)

Entries: online with payment by bank transfer; late entries on the day

Entry fees (400m, 800m): no entry fees

Entry fees (5km): € 5 - ... - € 15

Entry fees (10km): € 10 - ... - € 20

Entry fees (21km): € 15 - ... - € 28

Entry fees (30km): € 18 - ... - € 35

Entry fees (42km): € 30 - ... - € 45

You get: pasta party (on Saturday), chip timing, certificate, finisher medal, massage service

Showers, changing facilities, baggage storage: yes

Prizes: to the first 3 M/F in each race and to the first 3 relay teams

Number of finishers 2013: 127 children, 180 (5km), 325 (10km), 242 (21km), 47 (30km), 81 (42km), 18 relay teams

Event website:


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