Kieler Innenhafen, Kiel, Germany - Photo: (WT-en) Bensamgold at English Wikivoyage / Public Domain / modified by


Held yearly in February in the Baltic Sea port of Kiel in Germany's northernmost state of Schleswig-Holstein, this winter running event attracts a crowd of more than 1,500 hardy road runners, mostly from Germany, Denmark and Sweden.

These races are available:

  • 10km run and walk (one lap)
  • 21.1km half marathon (two laps)
  • 42.2km marathon (four laps)

Starting and finishing at the Cruise Terminal Ostseekai in the city centre, the race features a certified and very flat out-and-back course along the Kieler Förde (Kiel Fjord).


Map of the venue:


27. Kiel Marathon:


  • 25 February 2023 (Saturday)Cancelled!

Event website:



Race information:


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