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The Hunsrück Marathon is organised according to the guidelines of the DLV and the IAAF. Division of classes is in accordance with LAO. Delays are possible but you will be informed of this in good time. We´ll start whatever the weather! Every 4 to 5 kilometres are cared for the participants with mineral water, isotonic drinks. Bananas and energy bars at approx. 12, 18, 27 and 35 km. You can find parking places at the Hunsrückhalle in Simmern - close to finish, Bus-Transfer, gym of Rottmann-Schule (opportunity for overnight stay) and swimming pool.

Runner

27.08.17
The best discipline - the marathon - attracts every year more and more people under its spell. Be it as an active runner, or simply as a spectator at the track edge - Experience this very special atmosphere you have.

Skater

27.08.17
Also for the skaters to 42,195 kilometers are no less of a barrier dar. The varied itinerary through the most beautiful parts of the Hunsrück also requires the skater maximum physical and mental endurance.

Walker

27.08.17
No fewer demands on fitness and running technique is the marathon at the Walker. Over the entire marathon distance of Walker can not get into a phase of flight - this would be a violation of international rules.

Route

The complete route: Emmelshausen - Kastellaun - Simmern

Starter-pack

Application deadline is the 09.08. at 24:00 o'clock

The output of the starter-pack and the supplementary registration take place in the Hunsrückhalle on Saturday, 27.08.16 from 14:00 to 18:00 o'clock and Sunday, 28.08.16 from 06:00 to 12:00 o'clock.

The starter-pack includes bus transfer, certificate, medal. 

Resultlist: 5 Euro.  There is no reimbursement of entry fees if you do not participate.

Entry Fee

Discipline up to 28.02. up to 30.06. from 01.07.
Marathon * 35,- € 42,- 48,-
Team-marathon * ** 93,- 100,- 110,-
Half-marathon 18,- 24,- 30,-
Fun (6,3 km)** 8,- 8,- 8,-

* These Disciplines are not offered for Walker.
** These Disciplines are not offered for Skater. 

Route informationen

Marathon

The Start is in Emmelshausen, at the Zap. It runs approx. 5 km through the suburbs of Emmelshausen leading ultimately to the Schinderhannes cycle path. This is an old railway route which was rebuilt as a cycle path. The track runs over 36 km to Kastellaun, the castle town of Hunsrück, and then further on to the district town, Simmern. The remaining kilometres combine together in the town of Simmern.

The entire route has a covered surface and the width of the cycle path is approx. 2.5 metres. On average, we have a start-finish gradient of approx. 120 m. Each kilometre is marked by signs.

Half-marathon Runner

The Start is in Kastellaun at the train station, continuing on towards the school centre (Schulzentrum), the indoor swimming pool (Hallenbad) and residential area. Carry on along the ring-road to the industrial area, up to the Industriestraße onto the cycle path in the direction of the train station (Bahnhof) (the Start). From here the same route as for the marathon.

Half-marathon Skater

Start at the intersection Ebschied area of the circular road to the station and Hollnich direction Ebschieder there on the bike path. The route crosses the bike path to the finish line after simmering on the Schlossplatz.

Fun-run (6,3 km) - only Runner and Walker

The Start is in Neuerkirch level with the Ostendorf fashion house. From here it goes past the sports ground on to the cycle path to Simmern. You will pass the Start point here as well.

Goal/Finish

The goal for all routes is the Schloßplatz (castle grounds) in Simmern.

Clothes-bag-service

For runner,skater and walker

You have two opportunities:

  1. You depose your clothing-bag in the Hunsrückhalle
  2. You abandon your clothing-bag at the staging area at the start place. Your clothing-bag will be deposed in the Hunsrückhalle in Simmern for you.

Disposal at your own risk. With your starting number you can fetch your clothing-bag after the event. Please check that the number on your clothing-bag is the same as your starting number before you abandon you clothing-bag. Do not lay down clothes without a clothing-bag!

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