Wolfsburg Marathon – english

About the Wolfsburg Marathon

Find link to the online registration below. Please read basic information first.

Date

10h of September 2017

Location

Hollerplatz / town hall Wolfsburg

Distances

– Marathon
– Half Marathon
– 10 km run
– 5 km run
– United Kids Foundations Bambini run (1k)

Schedule

10:00h: Marathon
10:20h: 5k
10:30h: Half Marathon
13:30h: 10k
15:00h: United Kids Foundations Bambini run

Prices (in Euro)

Circuituntil 30.04.01.05.- 30.06.01.07- 30.08.08.09. - 60 min. before start
Marathon35,0042,0048,0053,00
Half Marathon25,0030,0036,0040,00
10 km15,0021,0024,0026,00
5 km12,0015,0019,0021,00
1km Bambinifor free

Circuits

The circuit of the Marathon and Marathon is a wide circle through the city of Wolfsburg. Marathon runners have to complete it twice. It is nearly flat. From the “Hollerplatz” you will run to the west. Then the circuit turns back east back into the city. You will pass the Kunstmuseum, the Phaeno, the Designer Outlet and other interesting points of Wolfsburg. After that you run through the factory of Europe’s largest car producer Volkswagen, the Autostadt (the great Volkswagen delivery and exhibition facility) and the Volkswagen Arena, the stadium of soccer “1. Bundesliga” champion 2009 VfL Wolfsburg.

The 5k and 10k goes through the city of Wolfsburg, too. It is a 5k circle. The 10k-runners have to complete it twice.
Find maps of the courses in the “Strecken” section.

Time measurement

Your time will be calculated by the well known Real-Time Championchip-System from Mika Timing. This system benefits all circuits excluding the Bambini run.
You can rent a Championchip for EUR 3.00. Therefore you have to pay EUR 28.00 when getting your number bib. You will get back EUR 25.00 when you return the Championchip. You can also keep the Chip and therewith buy it.
If you have your own chip, please tell us your 7-digit chip number at anmeldung(at)wob-marathon.de together with your customer number unless you already inserted the number into your online registration.

Team score

Runners on the 10km distance can participate in a three member team run (separated for male and female). It is necessar to declare the same name of the team of each team member.

Volkswagen employees can participate in a Volkswagen-Cup on the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km and 5km distances.
Nutrition and medical aid
There will be food and/or drinks every 2,5 kilometres as well as medical aid on the complete circuit.

Insurance/Liability

The participation in the Wolfsburg Marathon or any related events and runs is on your own risk. Neither the organizer nor the city of Wolfsburg accepts any liability. This includes casualties, the lost of pieces of clothes an other things.

Restrictions

Starters must be born in 1999 or earlier for the Marathon, 2001 or earlier for the Half Marathon, 2006 or earlier for the 10 km and 5 km run and 2005 to 2012 for the United Kids Foundations Bambini run. Children have to be at least five years old to participate at the United Kids Foundations Bambini run.
It is forbidden to use utilities.

You can only participate after paying the correct amount. With your online registration you get an email with the amount, your customer number and our bank account number.
You will see your status in the starter list (“Teilnehmerliste”) under Marathon 2017.
You need to wear an official number bib visibly on your chest. The number is not transferable.

You can pick up your number in the office of the VfL Wolfsburg e.V. (Elsterweg 5, 38446 Wolfsburg) on the 2th and 3rd of September or in the registration office (“Meldebüro”). On the 4th of September you will get your number in a tent in front of the “Rathaus A” (Porschestraße 49, 38440 Wolfsburg).

The number of runners is limited for the distances. We will inform you in the news section if the number becomes critical. Places will be distributed on a first come – first served basis.
If you have general questions please contact us at info(at)wob-marathon.de
If you have questions about the registration please contact anmeldung(at)wob-marathon.de
Please take care that you insert your correct email address in the online registration.

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