Half marathon at the EuroGames 2020

We have decided to offer a half-marathon at the EuroGames 2020 in Düsseldorf. The track will be combindes with the track for triathlon and the 5- and 10-km run. We will keep you posted on updates.



There are 2 gender categories:
1. male*ident 2. female*ident 



Age groups 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, …

The transition from one age group to the next always takes place at the beginning of the calendar year in which the year of life determining the age group is completed.


Time measurement

The timing is done by a chip, which is coupled to the starting numbers. There will be several measurements. The chip will be issued with the starting documents. 



The starting documents will be handed out at the central registration or at the check-in table directly behind the north-east entrance. For the street races, late registrations are possible, as far as seats are available. At the latest one hour before the start of the first race.



There are sufficient showers and toilets inside the Athletics Hall next to the start and finish line. Also the changing rooms are there. Luggage Office Inside the Athletics Hall are closets which can be closed with padlocks. You have to bring the padlocks yourself! The changing rooms are not guarded during the competition. Also we will organize a guarded luggage office next to the start.



Each starter will get an participation medal.



There will be an award ceremony for the first three of each age group - expected soon after the last competition.



There is enough space for visitors to support the athletes around the course and inside the finishing stadium. Please follow the signs and the advice of our volunteer helpers and do not cross the course without asking the volunteers. Inside the Sportpark we will offer something to eat and drink.



The race village and start line are located in the Arena Sportpark Düsseldorf, Am Staad 11. It is only 5-8 minutes walk from Metro station „Merkur Arena/Messe Nord“. Starters and visitors can use the Metro Line 78. When exiting the Metro station, cross the Arena Street and walk next to the Merkur Arena straight ahead. At the end turn left and you will see the North-East Entrance.

If you are coming by car, please park in the P2 car park. From there it is only a 2 minute walk to the north-east entrance. The P2 cannot be reached via the Merkur Arena, but only via Niederrheinstraße and Stockumer Höfe.


Key facts 

Day: Saturday, 08.08.20

Levels: age groups

Late registration: Only between 10:00 - 11:00 am, at entrance North-East, Arena Sportpark, Am Staad 11, 40474 Düsseldorf

Start Time: 12:00 AM Start Line Location: Rheinstadionstr. (in Front of the Athletics Hall), Arena Sportpark Düsseldorf

Finish Line Location: Rheinstadionstr. in the Little Stadium, Arena Sportpark Düsseldorf

The run will consist of 4 loops of 5 km each and ends in a stadium round.



EGLSF-member fee: 80 Euro
Additional fee for non-EGLSF: + 20 Euro 
Sports price: + 7 Euro



Level 2





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