33rd Vienna City Marathon
Register now: www.vienna-marathon.com
Sightseeing on the run - for everyone at the Vienna City Marathon
At the exciting sport event in 2016, there will again be competitions for participants of every age and ability. In addition to the marathon held over the classic distance, the half marathon and a relay marathon for teams of 4 people on the day of the marathon, there will also be children and young people competitions on the day before.
The starting shot will be fired at the Vienna International Centre. The route continues over the Reichsbrücke through the Prater, which is celebrating its 250th anniversary in 2016, along the Ringstrasse, past magnificent buildings, and then from the Vienna State Opera out to Schönbrunn Palace and back again to the Ringstrasse and Prater. In 2016, the spectacular finish line area will be in front of the Burgtheater for the first time.
With the theme for the year "Theater of Emotions", the Vienna City Marathon combines the joy of life, the diversity of cultures and the social Viennese tradition of drama with sporty, emotional moments.
Diverse program and side events
The VCM Carbo Loading Party is held on the Saturday before the race (9 April 2016) in the Festival Hall of Vienna City Hall. There will be delicious pasta and Viennese "Kaiserschmarrn". The VCM-Expo "Vienna Sports World" will be held in the Exhibition Center starting on 8 April. The newest trends in running sport are the perfect way to get in the mood for the race...
Vienna City Marathon 2016
10 April 2016
- Traditional marathon (42.195 kilometers)
- Half-marathon (21.0975 kilometers)
- Marathon relay (with 4 runners, total marathon distance)
- Children's competitions on 9 April 2016 (Coca-Cola 4.2 for young athletes from 10-18 years and Coca-Cola 2.0 for young athletes from 6-10 years)
Early registration recommended: www.vienna-marathon.com!