The TCS Amsterdam Marathon is a World Athletics Platinum Label Road Race that for years has had one of the fastest courses in the world. In the ranking of fastest marathon cities, the largest marathon of the Netherlands is in fourth place. Highlights of the course include the start and finish in the Olympic Stadium, the passage through the Rijksmuseum and along the Heineken Experience, stretches along the Amstel and through the Vondelpark.

Program 2024

Thursday 17 October      
Press conference presentation elite field 15.00 - 17.00 hours
International Marathon Expo 13.00 - 20.00 hours
Pick-up bib numbers 13.00 - 20.00 hours

Friday 18 October
International Marathon Expo 10.00 - 20.00 hours
Pick-up bib numbers 10.00 - 20.00 hours

Saturday 19 October
Amsterdam City Walk 07.00 - 17.00 hours
Good Morning City Run 09.00 - 11.00 hours
International Marathon Expo 09.00 - 19.00 hours
Pick-up bib numbers 09.00 - 19.00 hours
Pasta Party 16.30 - 21.00 hours

Sunday 20 October
Pick-up bib number 07.00 - 13.30 hours
TCS Marathon 09.00 hours time limit 6 hours
Mini Marathon - De Borcht 09.10 hours time limit 30 minutes
TCS 8 km 09.50 hours time limit 65 minutes
Kids Run Olympisch Kwartier 10.00 hours time limit 30 minutes
Mini Marathon - Galile├»plantsoen 10.00 hours time limit 30 minutes
Mini Marathon - Olympiaplein 12.50 hours time limit 30 minutes
Mizuno Half Marathon 13.00 hours time limit 3 hours
Closing time finish 17.00 hours

Edition 2025: 50 years of TCS Amsterdam Marathon

The very first edition of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon took place in 1975, and thus, on Sunday, October 19, 2025, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the event. In that same year, the city of Amsterdam celebrates its 750th anniversary, with the TCS Amsterdam Marathon alongside SAIL and the Kwaku Festival being considered one of the three official jubilee events. Registration for the 50th edition starts on Sunday, October 27, 2024.