Start and finish

The NN Egmond Half Marathon starts and finishes in Egmond aan Zee. All distances start on Boulevard North, which is approximately one kilometre from the Sporthal De Watertoren sports centre. The start pens are signposted from the sports centre.

Start pens
The start pens are colour coded to match the colour on your race bib. The start pens for the recreational categories are allocated on the basis of the specified target time. Please note! Runners are not permitted to join an earlier group. However, it is possible to join a later group.

Start 21.1 km

Start time Category Bib number Area color Access
12.16 uur Wedstrijd vrouwen invite F1- F50 Wit 1
  Wedstrijd vrouwen  F100 – F350 Wit 1
12.25.17 uur Wedstrijd mannen invite 1 – 300 Wit 1
  Wedstrijd mannen M35 – M75 301 – 2000 Zwart 1
  Wedstrijd vrouwen V35 – V70 2001 – 2500 Zwart 1
12.29 uur Wedstrijd Businessloop 2501 – 3200 Geel 2
12.32 uur Leden Le Champion 3201 – 5400 Rood 2
12.37 uur Recreatie Businessloop 5401 – 7400 Blauw 2
12.44 uur Recreatieloop groep 1 7401 – 9100 Roze 2
12.49 uur Recreatieloop groep 2 9101 – 11100 Groen 2
12.54 uur Recreatieloop groep 3 11101 – 13100 Bruin 3
13.00 uur Recreatieloop groep 4 13101 – 15100 Paars 3
13.04 uur Recreatieloop groep 5 15101 – 17100 Oranje 3

Start 10.5 km

Start time Category Bib number Area color Access
10.25 uur Wedstrijdloop 20001 – 20400 Wit 1
10.27 uur Leden Le Champion 20401 – 21400 Zwart 2
10.30 uur Recreatie Businessloop 21401 – 22200 Geel 2
10.33 uur Recreatieloop groep 1 22201 – 24000 Rood 2
10.38 uur Recreatieloop groep 2 24001 – 25500 Blauw 2
10.44 uur Recreatieloop groep 3 25501 – 27000 Roze 2
 
Changing and showering facilities
Next to the Sporthal De Watertoren sports centre, on the VV Egmondia football pitch, there is a large heated tent where participants can change. There will be limited opportunities to shower in the club’s changing rooms. Business and charity teams can use the changing and showering facilities at the sports centre. There is also a special Business Tent for business teams next to the sports centre.

Bag drop
You can hand in or leave your bag at:
1. The monitored bag drop tents in front of the Sporthal De Watertoren sports centre.
2. In the tent on the VV Egmondia football pitch. (This area is not monitored.)

When you hand in your bag at the Sporthal De Watertoren sports centre, the bag drop team will put a sticker with a number on your race bib and a matching sticker on your bag. To collect your bag, simply present the sticker on your bib after the race.

Locker trailer
There will be a locker trailer in front of the Sporthal De Watertoren sports centre. The cost of hiring a locker is € 5.00. This includes a € 2.00 deposit.

Please note! Any clothing left near the start pens or attached to fences will be removed shortly after the start of the race. At the finish line you will be provided with a poncho, so you don’t get cold.

Finish
The quarter marathon finish line is on Zeeweg, opposite the main entrance to Hotel Zuiderduin. The half marathon finish line is on Boulevard North.