The collecting of your bib number takes place as a part of the Marathon Hamburg Expo 2017.
Opening hours of the accreditation:

Friday, 21. April 2017:      10:00 am to 08:00 pm

Saturday, 22. April 2017:   09:00 am to 07:00 pm

By presenting your entry confirmation and a valid photo ID (passport) you will receive:

2 Kit Bags
2 Bibs (with start number), 2 bibs (to be worn on your back) and safety pins
Rental ChampionChip
Velcro strip for fixation of the ChampionChip
2 Programme booklets with necessary athletes’ info

Team runners who have preordered additional services will find the respective perforated vouchers on their bib. These can then be used at the designated stations. The bibs and kit bags for the team must be picked up in person by the team leader or one of the team members. In case the team leader as well as both team members is unable to pick up your accreditation personally, you may authorize someone else to pick up the necessary documents for you. Please make sure that the authorized person not only brings your entry confirmation but also a copy of your valid photo ID. The process will be described in your registration confirmation in detail.

Arrival Start/Finish area

As it will not be possible to park vehicles in the vicinity of the start and finish area, we would like to request you to use public transportation.

Further information will follow.

Bibs/Start numbers

The bib is non-transferrable. It is to be worn clearly visible on your chest and mustnt’t be changed or altered in any way. Specifially the writing as well as the barcode area are not to be altered. Any changes my lead to disqualification!

There is an “emergency-pass” on the back of your bib. Please make to sure to provide the required personal details as well as a local address (hotel, telephone number). Please use a biro.

Teams will additionally be given bibs, that are to be worn on your back.


You have the chance to refuel with  Carbo Mineral drinks on every aid station.   Energy Gels will be available starting at km 20, as well as coke from km 25 onwards.


While crossing the finish line, your individual certificate will be uploaded onto our homepage as part of the online results service. Please bear in mind that these are only preliminary results. The results will get reviewed and become confirmed as official results approximately one week after the event.

Changing Rooms and Showers

There are limited changing rooms located within the athletes area (B-area at the Hamburg Messe). Shower facilities are available within the athletes area for you to use after the run.

Data Change

Both team members can be entered, switched, or changed free of charge until April 17, 2017 via the user account. Here you can log in into your user account to manage team members.

Data change after 17 April 2017:

You will be charged the amount of 10.00 Euros for each subsequent change after the named date above. Changes to the team members can only be conducted on-site at the accreditation using the Changes of Team Info Form.

Opening hours of accreditation:Friday, 21 April 2017: 10.00 AM to 08.00 PMSaturday, 22 April 2017: 09.00 AM to 06.00 PM

Date 2017

The 32. Haspa Marathon Hamburg will be on April 23, 2017.


Both sections will almost be of same length.

The position of the handover point will be announced later.

Entry Fees

Entry fees for Women’s Race


All prices are including VAT. For participants with foreign residency, the entry fee listed above is increased by a service charge of 2.50 €.


The finish is located on “Karolinenstraße” (corner of Flora-Neumann-Straße) and is open until 3:30 pm. Respectively the race is to be completed in 6,5 hours. Participants, reaching the finish at a later point in time, can unfortunately not be taken into account for the official classification or results.

In order to experience the marathon as well as the red carpet along the home stretch as a team, we are giving you the opportunity to enter the finish all together.

Finisher Buffet

Every finisher has the opportunity to fully recharge at the plentiful buffet (located within the athletes area) provided by our nutritional partner REWE. There will be fruit (banana, apple, grapes and water melon) as well as sweet (pick-up chocolate bar, musli bar, chinois) and savoury treats (mini pretzels, broth). In addition, there will also be a carbo mineral drink. You will also receive your non-alcoholic Krombacher beer here.  Please make sure to only use the finishers’  buffet for your personal requirements, so that participants reaching the finish at a later point still have sufficient options to choose from as well.

Finisher Medal - Medal Engraving

You will receive 2 medals after the finish upon handing in your rental ChampionChip.

The medal engraving can be booked as part of your registration for a discounted price of €17.00, in which case you will then be able to find the respective voucher attached to your bib.

If you did not pre-order this service but would like to avail of it, you can do so for €40.00 (2 medals) on site at the Event Area.

General Terms and Conditions

Here you can find the General Terms and Conditions for the Women’s Race – Share your Run!

Women's Race

Handover point

Due to the road closures for the marathon event, an organised transport of team runners to and from the handover zone cannot take place. For that reason, the handover zone has been chosen based on its close proximity to station of public transport in order to allow easy access. We recommend that team runners use public transport instead of trying to organise individual transport.

Please plan ahead and remember to leave enough time to make your way to the handover point respectively!

Hotel and Accommodation

Hamburg Tourism

Find your perfect accommodation with our hotel partner Hamburg Tourism – and make sure you get the best hotel deals for your marathon weekend in the city.


The athlete accommodation will be at Radisson Blu Hotel – in close proximity to the starting line and perfect marathon service.


Here you can find the Invitation for the Women´s Race.

Women's Race

Kit Bag Drop-Off and Collection

You have the opportunity to drop off and store your Kit Bag on the exhibition grounds. The official drop off/storage station opens on Sunday April 23 at 07:30, so that you can leave your personal belongings in your kit bag and drop them off before the start. Please keep in mind that we can only handle the official Haspa Marathon Hamburg Kit Bag.

Please plan enough time for the kit bag drop off and keep in mind that the organizer of the event cannot be held liable or responsible in case any of your personal valuables might get lost. We therefore advise to only store a change of clothes in the kit bag.

All “post-race clothing” of the 1st runner and all ”pre-race clothing” of the 2nd runner should be handed over to the 1st runner inside the handover zone and not be droped of with the kit bag in the athletes area.


Here you find the Overview of the  Event Area

Here you find the map from the Start/Finish Area

Here you find the Race Course

Marathon Hamburg Expo 2017

Take the chance to visit the Haspa Marathon Hamburg sports exhibition “Marathon Hamburg Expo 2017” which will take place on 21 – 22 April 2017 on the Hamburg exhibition grounds. Numerous companies and brands will present their new innovations, technologies and products in the running sector as well as in the fields of lifestyle and health. Bring your family and friends and discover what is new in the running scene. Admission is free!

Massage Service

A massage service will be available to you along the course at km 30, km 32.5, km 35, km 37.5 and at the finish.

Medical Service

The medical supply centre, which has a surgical primary care is located at the Athletes Area. The massage center is also at the Athletes Area (B-Area at the Hamburg Messe).

Meeting Points

You can meet up with your relatives and friends who are not permitted to enter the finish area or the Athletes Area. However, you have the chance to meet up with freinds and family at the St. Petersburger Straße under the designated sign.


This year we will offer a special Team-Finisher-Shirt for the participants of the Women’s Race and the LOTTO Hamburg Marathon Relay, for the first time. That means it has its own design and differs from the Haspa Marathon Hamburg Finisher-Shirt.


The price for one Team-Finisher-Shirt is 26.00 Euro. If you buy 2 Shirts you only have to pay 48.00 EUR in total (instead of 52.00 EUR).

Have a look at the collection from previous years in our Online-Shop.

Our Service for you

Your relay entry fee will get you the following services:

2 Bibs (with start number) and 2 back bibs as well as safety pins
Rental ChampionChip
2 Kit Bags with high quality products from our sponsors
2 Programme booklets with athletes info and course map
2 Fold-out course maps
Professional participants’ assistance
Sports exhibition “Marathon Hamburg Expo 2017” (free entry)
Kit Bag Storage
Pacemakers for 3:00, 3:15, 3:30, 3:45, 4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45, 5:00 hours
Entertainment along the course and at the start/finish
Refreshment and Aid stations along the course (at km 7.5, 12.5, etc and every 5km) and at the finish
Massage service along the course at km 30, km 32.5, km 35, km 37.5 and at the finish
Toilettes in the start-/finish area, along the course (every km) as well as at the handover point and in the Athletes Area
2 Finisher medals
Showers and Changing Rooms in the Athletes Area
Closed off and secured race course
Timing (transponder system) with split times at the handover point and at the finish
Online results (available 30 minutes after running-in)
Certificate and results available for download
Medical emergency service
Organisation of the Women’s Race – Share your Run!

Pasta Party

The pasta party will be on April 21, 2017. You have the option to prebook your pasta during registration for € 6,00. By presenting the pre-order coupons attached to your bib number, you will receive a portion of pasta with a choice of 2 sauces as well as an non-alcoholic beverage from KROMBACHER.

Photo Service

Before the finish refreshment station, a photo service from can be found, where every participant can have a picture taken, and purchase it during the day. Of course there are many picture points at the distance also.

Public Transport

Due to numerous road closures we strongly recommend using public transport (U/S-Bahn) to travel to or from the course as well as the event area or the exhibition. For further information regarding travelling information from the Hamburg Public Transport system “Hamburger Verkehrs-Verbund” click here.

For any further queries or questions feel free to contact the HVV Service at +49 40-19449.

Race withdrawal and missing persons

In case you have to withdraw from the race, you can take an ambulance at the end of the runner field, or take the subway train to get back to the finish (U3/S21, S31 Sternschanze, U2 Messehallen, U1 Stephansplatz oder S21, 31 Dammtor).

In case of medical emergencies, you can get information about a participant who got treatment from an ambulance on the course from the DRK.


You will find refreshment stations every 5 km located on the right hand side of the course. Refreshments will be placed in the following order: personal nutrition – tubs with water – Hamburg well water (in cups) – bananas (starting at Km 10) – Energy Gels (starting at Km 20) – Coke (starting at Km 25) – Carbo Mineral Drink.

Starting at Km 7,5 there will be additional water stations every 5 km. There will also be tubs of water for you to dunk in a sponge for refreshment purposes as well as well water in cups.

Please only make use of the finisher buffet for your own personal requirements, so that participants arriving at the finish at a later point in time still have sufficient options to choose from.


Official registration for the Women’s Race closes on 17 April 2017.

Late Entry

You have the chance for late entry on-site at the Marathon Hamburg Expo 2017.

For late entry you will need to print, fill out and submit the Late entry form.

Opening hours of the late entry accreditation:

Friday, 21. April 2017:      10:00 am to 07:00 pm

Saturday, 22. April 2017:   09:00 am to 06:00 pm

Registration Confirmation

Upon successful registration you will receive your registration confirmation. You will then receive offical confirmation of entry with your personal start number until the beginning of April 2017. If that is not the case, please contact us using the official contact form.


Portable toilets will be available at the starting area, the Athletes Area as well as at every km along the way. We strongly ask you to use only these facilities, even if you have to wait for a longer time. Please spread out when lining up for the toilets to shorten wait times.

In addition, there will be portable toilets at all handover points also.

CAUTION: Unfortunately, the past has shown that numerous participants repeatedly do not adhere to this rule. Due to the requirements of the police and the numerous complaints of the residents, we want to advise you that public urinating is a regulatory offense. Anyone who does not comply with this rule can expect a police complaint!

Start block allocation

The placement will be on the basis of your entered finish time in designated start groups. The starting block for relay teams will be based upon your 10km time. The starting blocks will be marked with the names of our partners, as well as letters. The print on your start number shows you your start group. All runners who did not enter a finish time will be in the very back.
All starting blocks will be at Karolinenstraße. Please schedule enough time for the start placement and please be in your start group no later than 08:35 AM.
Please do not push at the start area and leave enough space for you and the others to avoid any falls. Follow the directions of the staff to ensure a smooth start.

Sport hypnosis

Sport hypnosis at the 32nd Haspa Marathon Hamburg by Peer Vollmer

Gain motivation before the marathon and aid your recovery after the race with sport hypnosis. The sport hypnosis service by Peer Vollmer is located in the Hall B7 in the Chill Out Area.

Start time

Start times:
Handbiker / Wheel chairer: 08:50 am
Runners / Relay / Women Teams: 9:00 am

The starting line up will start at  7:30 am.

Timing Chip

Each team will receive a rental ChampionChip for timing purposes. This chip has to handed over from the 1st runner to the 2nd runner. Please use the velcro provided to fasten the chip around your ankle. There are timing mats located at the start of each handover zone that have to be crossed in order for the time to register.

Teams receive their 2 finisher medals at the finish upon giving back the rental chip. The chip-return/medal handout is located at the exit from the athletes area. Please hold onto your receipt for longer than just the event weekend – ideally until the end of the year. Should you forget to return the chip, you can also send it via post to the organiser within two days after the evend. Rental chips that are not returned in due time will result in a charge of € 25,00.