Bremerhaven (Germany), Sunday 23 August 2015

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


Held in the North Sea port of Bremerhaven, the City Marathon attracts around 1000 runners of all ages and abilities.

The event offers children's races, a 5k, a 10k (two laps), a half marathon (two laps), a full marathon (four laps), and a marathon relay for teams of four runners.

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


Country: Germany

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

Date: 23 August 2015 (Sunday)

Race distance: 400m-800m (children); 5km; 10km; 21.1km; 42.2km; 42.2km relay (4x10.55km)

Start time: 9.30 (42km), 9.45 (400m), 10.00 (800m), 10.30 (21km), 13.00 (5km, 10km)

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 7.30 until one hour before the start

Entries: online or by post or fax; late entries on Saturday 22 August 2015

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

Entry fees (5km): € 6/8/10/15 (up to 30 Apr/30 Jun/15 Aug/22 Aug 2015)

Entry fees (10km): € 12/15/18/20 (up to 30 Apr/30 Jun/15 Aug/22 Aug 2015)

Entry fees (21km): € 18/22/25/30 (up to 30 Apr/30 Jun/15 Aug/22 Aug 2015)

Entry fees (42km): € 35/38/40/50 (up to 30 Apr/30 Jun/15 Aug/22 Aug 2015)

Timekeeping: transponder timing (included in the entry fees)

You get: pasta party (on Saturday), fruit and drinks on the course and at the finish, finisher medal, certificate, massage service

Showers, changing facilities, bag storage: yes

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

Number of finishers 2014: 49 (400m), 51 (800m), 179 (5km), 287 (10km), 230 (21km), 41 (30km), 52 (42km), 7 relay teams

Event website:


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