Here you can download the print version of the announcement of the 12th Zurich Marathon (http://issuu.com/agenturhaut/docs/zm14_ausschreibung)
|There are twelve fluid and food stations along the course. The first is at kilometer 3.5. After that there will be fluid and food stations approximately every 3.5 kilometers until the finish.|
|At the finish, athletes will also get drinks and food.|
Support as a runner at the Zurich Marathon 2014 the project "running for children in Africa" and run as a Helvetas Charity Runner. Let yourself get sponsored for every kilometer you run and collect the money for a drinking water fountain in Benin. More information can be found here.
Available on Sunday from 6:30 am - 3:00 pm at public swimming bath Mythenquai (near to starting and finish area) as well as at the Saalsporthalle from 6:00 am - 5:00 pm. A shuttle bus service to and from the Saalsporthalle is provided.
The way to the depot is clearly marked within the start/finish area on Mythenquai (railway cars). Important: Please use the official clothing bags with the sticker number that matches your start number.
With your clothing bag coupon, which is attached to your number bib, your family and/or friends can collect your deposited bag after 9:30 am at the clothing bag depot (Mythenquai).
The course of the 12th Zurich Marathon is not the same course as the European marathon championship course 2014 in Zurich.
The 12th Zurich Marathon, 5th Teamrun and 3rd Cityrun take place on Sunday 6th April 2014.
The following actions lead to disqualification: running without a number bib, running without the official transponder, obtaining assistance by a vehicle (bike, inline-skates, etc.) or starting in the wrong starting sector.
There is a meeting point at Hafendamm Enge (yellow ewz inflatable arc), where runners can meet their friends and family members before and after the race.
Each finisher has the possibility to receive his/her personal diploma, which can be downloaded cost-free after the race on www.zuerichmarathon.ch. The runners can also order a diploma with their finisher photo on www.alphafoto.com against payment.
After crossing the finish line all runners will receive their medal at the finish tent.
Photographers from Alpha Foto will take pictures at selected photo sites along the race course and in the finish area. Give us your best smile and look forward to beautiful marathon pictures of you and your participating friends. You can view and purchase these pictures after the race at www.alphafoto.com.
All runners who hand in their transponders after crossing the finish line will receive a functional shirt of Li-Ning, which is featured with AWS Dry Technology.
This shirt ist available in men's and women's cut from size XS to XL.
For more information visit www.li-ning.luhta.com
After completing the race, you have the possibility to view your personal and cost-free finisher video at www.alphafoto.com.
|Sanitary stations are located in the starting and finish area as well as at each food station. In case of emergency please contact the next race course personnel immediately in order to arrange all further, necessary steps. An emergency unit is located in the finish area. Please fill out the back of your number bib, in order we are able to act quickly in case of emergency. The medical service is provided by medbase sports medical center Zurich.|
All Marathon-Hotels will provide breakfast from 5:00/5:30 am. Of course, the regular breakfast buffets will be available at the normal times as well. All hotels have agreed to a late check-out of 3:00 pm on Sunday. Please check-out by this time.
On Friday and Saturday there will be an info desk at the Saalsporthalle.
Friday, 4 April 2014, from 11:00 am till 8:00 pm
Saturday, 5 April 2014, from 10:00 am till 7:00 pm
On Sunday the info desk will be located at Hafendamm Enge (Starting and Finish Area).
Sunday, 6 April 2014, from 7:30 am till 2:30 pm.
All lost and found items can be dropped off and collected at the info desk at Hafendamm Enge (start and finish area) until 3:00 pm on Sunday. After that, all items will be delivered to the municipal lost and found office at Werdmühlestrasse 10 (office hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 am - 5:30 pm; Tel. 044 412 25 50).
|All relevant information can be found in the marathon booklet, which is also in the start bag. The online version you can find here.||
Pacemakers will be available for the respective goal times of 3:00, 3:15, 3:30, 3:45, 4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45, 5:00 and 5:30 hours. They will be running with a green beachflag indicating the time and be wearing a green Li-Ning T-Shirt. All pacers are running with a Garmin GPS to ensure that you get to the finish line on time.
The Pasta-Party will take place in the Saalsporthalle on Saturday, 5th April 2014 from 4 pm to 7 pm. The Pasta-Party is free for all runners. Non-runners are also welcome. The coupon for the pasta at the Pasta-Party comes with your start number. The price for the pasta for non-runners is CHF 9.-
Runners and visitors are invited to feast, chat and enjoy. This year you can also benefit from last-minute tips from the ex-professional marathon runner Bruno Lafranchi and we will introduce our pacemakers. A weather forecaster will be made about the marathon weather, there is music and a lot of many other surprises.
Come and enjoy the great atmosphere at the Pasta-Party. Better you can't prepare for your own marathon!
The ranking list with your split times at 1/4, 1/2 and 3/4 of the marathon will be provided after the race on www.zuerichmarathon.ch.
Various mobile toilets are available in the starting and finish area. Along the race course there are mobile toilets at each food station. In the city of Zurich and in the lakeside communities are public toilets, which are cost-free for participants. A race course employee may inform you, where the next toilet is located.
Runners can pick up their target time chart, which includes a useful wrist band at the Garmin stall. It is located at the Marathon-Expo. The chart is free of charge.
Attached to the number bib, you will receive a one-day pass for unlimited travel within the entire network of the Zurich public transportation system (ZVV) on Sunday, 6th April 2014.
The city center will be closed from 8.00 am until 3.00 pm. The following tram lines are affected by the marathon: 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11 and 13 as well as the bus lines 161, 165, 910 and 912. The Seestrasse will be closed between Meilen and the city of zurich until 2.30 pm. There are no parking spaces available.
The official victory ceremonies at the start and finish area is taking place as follows:
10.15 am: Cityrun
11.10 am: Zurich Marathon Elite
01.00 pm: Swiss Marathon Championship Elite
01.15 pm: Zurich Cantonal Championship
01.30 pm: Teamrun
02.00 pm: Swiss Championship all categories
The entitled runners will receive a SMS for the official victory ceremonies. We ask all winners kindly to attend the victory ceremonies. Medals and prizes won't be send by mail.
Our ZMM - Zurich Marathon Michi is the winner of the one-year coaching under the direction of Bruno Lafranchi (OC President Zurich Marathon, multiple Olympic, World and European Championships participants and ex-national record holder in the marathon). You can follow his trainings, successes and much more on our Facebook page or on its ZMM - Zurich Marathon Michi fan page.
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