On Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October, the 34th edition of the Marathon Eindhoven took place. This edition was again a fantastic popular event. Over 23,000 participants stood at the start of the largest sports event of the province of North Brabant and they will be cheered on by the 200,000 spectators along the various courses.

Festus Talam wins exciting 34rd Marathon Eindhoven

Kenyan athlete Festus Talam has won the 34rd Marathon Eindhoven in an exciting race. The 23-years-old winner of last year managed to shake of his last competitor in the very last meters of the race and finished in a new PB after 2.06.13. Herewith he broke is PB of last year with 13 seconds. Fellow Kenyan Felix Kirwa came in second with the same finish time. Marius Kipserim finished in 2.06.43.

A 2-day marathon festival

This year the event takes place on 2 days for the fist time. On Saturday evening we will organise the 10K and the new run '5K4ALL'. This unique experience with darkness and lights gives the event a new dimension. With the '5K4ALL' we invite all people to participate in an alternative way. For instance skates, hand bikes or Nordic Walking. On Sunday we have our main event the marathon as well as other distances.

De different runs during the marathon weekend:

  • Marathon (42,195K) 
  • Business Relay Marathon
  • Half Marathon (21,1K) 
  • Business Half Marathon
  • Marathon Eindhoven 10K Presented by ED
  • IAK City Run (5K)
  • 5KM4ALL 
  • Chiquita Mini Marathon (1 Mile / 1,6K)



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