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The RUN Winschoten is the Netherlands oldest Ultra RUN. Since 1976 the RUN Winschoten has been organised on the second Saterday in September.
RUN Winschoten 2017 : 9th September
PDF files with information : 50 KM / 100 KM
Ultraloop Foundation Winschoten in cooperation with athletic-club AQUILO, in association with the Atletiekunie (Dutch Athletic Federation).
Start times on Saturday September 9th 2017
Youth runs (Lutje RUN) from 9.00 hrs
100 km 10.00 hrs
50 km 10.15 hrs
10x10 relay race 10.30 hrs
Walks at another location
Finish times on Saturday September 9th 2017
Youth runs (Lutje RUN) till 9.45 hrs
50 km 16.15 hrs (time-limit 6 hours)
100 km 22.00 hrs (time-limit 12 hours)
10x10 relay race 22 hrs (time-limit 10.30 hours)
All starts will take place in Winschoten at the Mr. D.U. Stikkerlaan nearby the sports hall.
The course is a 10 km flat and traffic-free track which leads through Winschoten and Heiligerlee. The course is officially measured by the Jones Counter and all records will therefore be accepted by the Royal Dutch Athletic Federation, EAA, IAU and IAAF. Bronze IAU Label.
Drinking and Sponging Stations
There are 2 Drinking Stations with fruit, water, tea, cola and sports drinks and 2 Sponging Stations with water and sponges along the course of 10 km.
If you do have a coach who accompanies you, the coach may hand over your drinks/gels and such in the Refreshment zones at the Drinking Stations. The coach is not to allowed to come on the course.
You can register on the website of MyLaps. You can pay with Sofort or credit card. You will receive an automatic confirmation of your registration. If canceled up to August 22 we will refund the registration fee back minus 10 euros for administrative costs (50 km, 100 km and relay race).
The registration for the 50 and 100 km and 10 x 10 km relay teams is open till 29th August 24.00.
The registration for the youth run (Lutje RUN) will be limited open till 31th August.
The registration for the walks is open till September 5th 24.00.
Youth runs (Lutje RUN) 4-6 € 3,00 7-15 € 4,50
50 km Members of athletic club € 30,00. Non-members € 32,50 (including a Rental Chip)
100 km Members of athletic club € 42,50. Non-members € 47,50 (including a Rental Chip)
Relay race Athletic clubs € 135,00, other teams € 160,00 (including 2 Rental Chips)
Walks € 10,00
Collect your startnumber
On Friday 8th september between 14.00-21.00 and Saturday 9th september between 7.00-9.00 you can collect your startnumber in the Sportshall at the Mr. D.U. Stikkerlaan 6 in Winschoten.
At the entrance of the Sportshall there will be an Information Desk on Friday 8th of September between 9.00-21.00 and on Saturday 9th of September between 7.00-22.00. They can answer almost all your questions.
In the sports hall at the start / finish there are dressing rooms for men and women. The dressing rooms are not monitored. The prize ceremonies will be in the sports hall.
Medical and Massage
After completion of the RUN there is the possibility of a massage. But first you have to take a shower. The RUN has its own medical service in the Sports Hall. There will be sufficient volunteers of the First Aid and Red Cross present. There is a biketeam with nurses. The Hospital is within walking distance.
Souvenir / prizes
Each participant will receive a RUN souvenir. For the open race 50 km and 100 km there will be cups and a gift for the nrs. 1-3 in the age categories. For the youth runs and relay race there will be flowers and cups for the nrs. 1-3 in the categories. Overall on the 50 km and 100 km there will be cups and money prizes for M/W 1-3 (up to € 800 for the winner of the 100 km and € 250 for the winner of the 50 km).
Information can be found on the website of the tourist office http://www.oldambt.groningen.nl/overnachten-in-oldambt. For participants in the 50 and 100 km we have the possibility to stay at host-families for free (please make a note on the entry-form if you want to use this facility). First comes, first served.
There are seperate information leaflets on the 50 km and 100 km in English.
Questions about all different races: firstname.lastname@example.org
General information by e-mail: email@example.com