Coming up on Sunday, April 6, 2014: The 12th Zurich Marathon, 5th Teamrun & 3rd Cityrun


Dear Runner


We are happy to confirm your participation in the 12th annual Zurich Marathon to be held April 6. 2014. Please find your start number enclosed in the German version of this personal confirmation e-mail. In order to facilitate the process, we ask that you print out the German version and present it when picking up your number bib.


Please read the following information carefully. For a detailed overview, you may also consult the Marathon-Booklet or visit our website at Further assistance will be available Friday and Saturday at the information desk in the Saalsporthalle or on Sunday in front of the Hafendamm Enge pier.

Number bib distribution site located in Marathon-Expo - Saalsporthalle, Giesshübelstrasse 41, Zurich

Please note that number bibs will be handed out at the Marathon-Expo, which will e located in the Saalsporthalle, Giesshübelstrasse 41, in Zurich - NOT in the START AREA.


Saalsporthalle opening hours:

Friday, April 4, 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 5, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 6, 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.


There are NO PARKING SPACES AVAILABLE at the Saalsporthalle.


Support Africa's children as a Helvetas-Charity-Runner

Enter the Zurich Marathon as a Helvetas-Charity-Runner and help fund a drinking water well in Benin, Africa. Or make a mobile donation from your cell phone. For a donation of CHF 30.-, for instance, simply send the text "HOPP 30" to "4747" from your mobile phone.

Your ticket to the finish line: Race course maps

Download your course map at the corresponding website:

As the Cityrun course varies slightly from the Zurich Marathon course, the kilometers of each race will be separately displayed. Distance markers will be posted at 1-kilometer intervals to the right of the race course.

Thanks to the cooperation of building contractors, sections of the course passing through construction sites have been widened.


Let Alpha Foto capture your 2014 Zurich Marathon moments

Alpha Foto will be taking photos of runners from optimal vantage points along the course as well as at the finish line. Sign up here to receive an e-mail following the Zurich Marathon that will include a direct link to wour photos. Find out more at:

Additional information about the marathon

Additional information about the Teamrun

Additional information on the Cityrun

Wheter you enter the marathon, teamrun or cityrun, make it the best time of your life!

Just five more days to go!


See you there,

Your Zurich Marathon Team

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