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NN Rotterdam Marathon

Sunday October 24th, 2021
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Distance: Marathon · Quarter Marathon, Mini 4.2K · Kids Race

The marathon has been the biggest one-day sporting event in the Netherlands for many years in a row with over 35000 athletes professionals inclusive. The world's top athletes will at the start on the bustling coolsingel, alongside thousands of other runners who will also triumph,each in their own way.The marathon weekend is a wonderful blend of top sport and festival.

No other marathon in Netherlands can match the atmosphere in Rotterdam, 925,000 spectators along the course make party complete.The idea of an international marathon in Rotterdam originated in 1980. On 17 May of that year the Rotterdam Athletic Union PAC organized the national 25-kilometer championship to commemorate its 85th anniversary.The course, which was financially supported by the magazine Het Leven, went from the Nenijto-sintelbaan to Nieuwerkerk aan de Ijssel and back. In 1937 the race was considered to be the national championship.

The world’s top athletes as well as thousands of runners from home and abroad get to experience what it’s like to finish on the renowned Coolsingel; it’s a marathon weekend that combines top sporting action with a festival feel. No other marathon in the Netherlands can match the Rotterdam atmosphere, with more than 925,000 enthusiastic spectators along the course.

The Rotterdam Marathon often produces very fast times, as the course is flat and weather conditions are typically favorable.

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Race Date: 04/07/2019 Distance: Marathon
Division Time Name Age Home
Male 2:04:11 Marius Kipserem 31 KEN
2nd Male 2:05:26 Kaan Ozbilen 33 TUR
3rd Male 2:05:42 Emanuel Saina 26 KEN
4th Male 2:06:17 Abdi Nageeye 30 Netherlands
Female 2:22:52 Ashete Bekere 31 ETH
2nd Female 2:23:34 Stella Barsosio 26 KEN
3rd Female 2:26:48 Aliphine Tuliamuk 30 USA
4th Female 2:27:51 Bethlehem Moges 28 ETH
Division Time Name Age Home
M 40-49 2:18:47 Ebrahim Abdulaziz 41 Norway
M 50-59 2:30:15 Tommy Hughes 52 GBR
M 60-69 2:45:18 Jose Cabral 63 Portugal
M 70+ 3:52:03 Michel Guiomar 70 France
F 40-49 2:29:06 Roberta Groner 42 USA
F 50-59 3:11:25 Nina Bakker 52 Netherlands
F 60-69 3:46:36 Anjo van Randwijk 63 Netherlands
F 70+ 5:09:33 Elly Buijtenen-Ronteltap 70 Netherlands
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