Marathon 2014

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ABN AMRO Rotterdam Marathon 2014

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Sunday, April 13, 2014

Rotterdam Marathon

The ABN AMRO Marathon Rotterdam has been the biggest one-day sporting event in the Netherlands for 13 years in a row. The world's top athletes will be at the start on the bustling Coolsingel, alongside thousands of other runners who will also triumph, each in their own unique way. The marathon weekend is a wonderful blend of (top) sport and festival. No other marathon in the Netherlands can match the atmosphere in Rotterdam; 925,000 spectators along the course make the party complete.

Hotels Near The Marathon

Check our › list of hotels near the marathon, to make your trip as comfortable as possible. Stay at a good hotel to be fit at the starting line, and recover after the marathon!

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International Marathon

Over 60 nationalities have participated in the ABN AMRO Marathon Rotterdam. The biggest one day event of the Netherlands attracts more and more runners from all over the world every year. From Chili to Hong Kong to the U.S. runners find their way to Rotterdam.


The Rotterdam Marathon, currently branded ABN AMRO Rotterdam Marathon, is an annual marathon that has been held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands since 1981. It has been held in April of every year since the third edition in 1984, and attracts many top athletes. It has also been ranked as one of the top 10 marathons in the world by Runner's World magazine. The event is the most popular marathon in the Netherlands, followed by the marathons of Amsterdam and Eindhoven.