menu
menu

Midwinter Marathon

Quick facts

Location Apeldoorn, Netherlands

Distance Marathon

About Midwinter Marathon

The Midwinter Marathon is the oldest existing running event in the Netherlands. The marathon is held continuously every year (never winter event is canceled!) in  Apeldoorn, Netherlands.A unique marathon.The course around Apeldoorn has for years been known as one of the most challenging races in the Netherlands. Participants run through the beautiful wooded surroundings of Apeldoorn, Hoog Soeren and Assel. Start point and finish line are in the ‘Royal’ Loolaan.Unique because of the beautiful trail that begins and ends at the ‘royal’ Loolaan and passes through the hilly and wooded area of ​​Apeldoorn, in many edition with a thick layer of snow. Unique because of the obsolete distances, for example, the Mini-Marathon and Assel Round. But the course is also unique because the organization of Midwintermarathon entirely in the hands of volunteers. On the day itself, there are about 350 available on course.

Distances

42 km

  • 42km

8 km

  • 8km

10 Mile

  • 16.0934km

25 km

  • 25km

Practicalities

Aid Stations

There are refreshment posts along the route (5.5 km, 10.1 km, 15 km, 20.3 km) providing water, tea and fruit. At the finish sports drinks and tea are handed out.Medical care is available at the start and finish line as well as along the route. A Red Cross post is situated near every refreshments post.

Maximum Time

All runners who finish the Asselronde within 3 hours will be listed in the end results.

Transport

Free shuttle buses are available to take participants to start and finish.

Start:

‘Royal’ Loolaan.

Apeldoorn,nl

Highlights

Participants run through the beautiful wooded surroundings of Apeldoorn, Hoog Soeren and Assel. There’s always a lot to see for visitors around the course, especially at or near the Loolaan, even at moments there are no runners passing. Have a drink, have a snack and enjoy the atmosphere.

Overview

The course around Apeldoorn has for years been known as one of the most challenging races in the Netherlands. Participants run through the beautiful wooded surroundings of Apeldoorn, Hoog Soeren and Assel. Starting point and finish line are at the ‘Royal’ Loolaan.


Midwinter Marathon Trivia

The Midwinter Marathon is in many ways unique. Unique because it is the oldest Dutch running event is held continuously every year (never the winter event is canceled!).

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.