For the die hards

The Mazars Half Marathon is the most popular distance of the Enschede Marathon. Thousands of participants take up the challenge and run the 21.1 km. A beautiful route and thousands of fans along the course. What a vibrant energy! This is what you have trained for!

Sign up now!

Take up the challenge and run this great half marathon in Enschede on Sunday April 13. Register today!

Participate in and experience the oldest marathon in the Netherlands and Western Europe.


What is included in your registration?
– BIB number with integrated time registration
– Medal
– Your results on our website
– Certificate (download)
– Traffic-free and officially measured race course
– Water and refreshment stations (with sponges, water, sports drinks and fruit) along the route (+/- every 2.5 km) and after the finish
– DJs along the route
– Possibility to join our pacers
– Possibility to book a locker for a fee of €5

Registration fee Mazars Half Marathon
Please note: when registering until March 20, you will receive a BIB number with your first name and you can also order the Enschede Marathon Runningshirt and BibBits. Also, based on your time, you will be assigned to the correct starting block. When registering after March 20, these options are no longer available.

– Pre-registration (with 20% discount) until May 9 2024: €26.00
– Pre-registration until January 1 2024: €32.50
– Pre-registration January 2nd to March 20, 2024: € 35,00
– Pre-registration March 21 to April 11, 2024: € 35,00 (without name on number)
– Registration in the marathon weekend: € 37,50 (without name on number)

Prize schedule 
The Enschede Marathon 2025 prize schedule follows.

View the Mazars Half Marathon course (blue line) on the map below.

double click on the image to zoom in. 

Ready for your progress Register

Additional information

Sunday, April 13, 2024

Starting time Mazars Half Marathon
10.00 a.m.

Start and finish location
Boulevard 1945

SEN (18 up to and including 34 years), M35, M40, M45, M50, M55 and M60

SEN (18 up to and including 34 years), W35, W40, W45, W50, W55 and W60

The maximum time allowed for completing the Mazars Half Marathon is 3 hours. The finish line closes at 1:15 PM.

The allocation of the starting blocks is based on the expected finishing time. Please take your place in the starting area that suits your expected finishing time best.

Starting block Green Elite runners 
Starting block Blue < 1:30:00 hrs.
Starting block Yellow 1:30:00 hrs. – 1:45:00 hrs.
Starting block Orange 1:45:00 hrs. – 2:00:00 hrs.
Starting block Red > 2:00:00 hours


The race course is officially measured and certified according to the guidelines of the Dutch Athletics Association (Atletiekunie) and AIMS – World Athletics.

Do you need a GPX file for Mazars Half Marathon? Download it here.

It is forbidden to be accompanied by a cyclist who offers drinks. Only cyclists with a valid course card (provided by the organization) have permission for this. Participants who do not comply with this rule will be disqualified.