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Great Breweries Marathon

Quick facts

Location Puurs, Belgium

Distance Marathon

Date May

About Great Breweries Marathon

Do you love to run? And are you looking for that next challenge 'with a little something extra'?

Stop searching! The Great Breweries Marathon offers you a solid endurance challenge, combined with best thing Belgium has to offer!

As the Bordelese use the Marathon du Médoc to show the world their fondness for their exquisite wines, we are very proud to introduce you The Great Breweries Marathon. Together with Belgium's best - Duvel Moortgat, Palm Belgian Craft Brewers en Brouwerij Bosteels - we invite you all on a great discovery run through these iconic breweries (literally!).

We will take you on a 25 or 42 km journey straight through (yes, literally!) several wonderful breweries of utterly great cultural historic value. A copiously filled basket with many kinds of beer for every finisher will be the icing on the cake.

To top it off all finisher will be rewarded with a free gift basket, filled with the best beer in the world!

Practicalities

After Race Services

Enjoy our wonderful Belgian Beers!

Age Limit

The minimum age for participating in our races: 18 years old.

Aid Stations

Every 2.5 km water in cardboard cups, every 5 km Isotone AA drink Isolemon (cups). Bananas are available on kilometers 15, 25 and 35. At the finish runners receive one bottle of sport water, one bottle of AA Drink and bisquits. Runners can drink every 2.5 kilometers.

Equipment Storage

Starting at 7.00 a.m. you can drop op of your bags at the sports bags storage tent. When you hand in your sports bags, a sticker with a number will be stuck on your race number. The same numbered sticker will be placed on your sports bag. After the run you can only get your bag back upon showing your race number with this sticker. Attention: once you have handed in your sports bag, you cannot get it back until AFTER the run!

Maximum Time

The time limit for the Great Breweries Marathon is 6 hours. The time limit for the Great Breweries 25K is 4 hours.

Provided Photo Service

SPORTOGRAF.COM is the official photo service of the Great Breweries Marathon. These photographers have built over the years a good reputation with their fully digital service and their reasonable prices. Since they themselves are active as runners, they also have an excellent sense from the perspective of the participant.

Race Kit Includes

t-shirtmedalall finishers will be rewarded with a free gift basket, filled with the best beer in the world!

Great Breweries Marathon Route Map

Great Breweries Marathon Route Map

Start:

Duvel Moortgat

Breendonk-Dorp 60, 2870 Puurs, Belgium

Difficulty

flat

Overview

Start and finish of the two distances - 42 195 km and 25 km - are Duvel Moortgat brewery in Puurs. Participants traverse different breweries and walk through the beautiful, rural region where Denderstreek, Pajottenland and Klein-Brabant meet. Both distances are open to both runners and walkers!

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.