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15K RACE INFORMATION
NOVEMBER 6, 2022, SUNDAY - 09.00

Early registiration: December 14, 2021 – January 3, 2022: 50 Euro

2. Registiration Period: January 4 – July 31  2022:  60 Euro

3. Registiration Period: August 1 – September 15  2022: 70 Euro

4. Registiration Period: September 16  – October 17  2022: 90 Euro

 

KIT DISTRIBUTION

Race kit distribution will take place on November 3-4-5th at Dr. Mimar Kadir Topbaş Gösteri ve Sanat Merkezi

3th November: 10:00-19:00
4th November: 10:00-19:00
5th  November: 10:00-18:00

CANCELLATION OF REGISTRATION

Since our service processes start from the moment you register, there will be no cancellation, postponement or refund.

Even if you do not participate, you can receive your race package from the distribution point.

CATEGORY CHANGE

Categories can be changed until October 1, 2022. However, it is not possible to cancel, postpone or transfer the race right.ibution will take place on November 3-4-5th at 

 

On 6th November morning, you can access to the start point by using all the public transportation vehicles of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality for free by showing your BIB number.

You may see below the details, for other free transportation services.

SULTANAHMET – EMİNÖNÜ – BEYLERBEYİ – TRANSPORTATION TO START POINT

*Tram line can be used as from 06.00 o’clock.

*Our staff in Sultanahmet and Eminönü Pier will support you in using the tram, walking path and tram exit.

TAKSİM – KABATAŞ – BEYLERBEYİ – TRANSPORTATION TO START POINT

*Funicular line can be used as from 06.00 o’clock.

* Our staff in Taksim and Kabataş Pier will support you in the use of the funicular, the walking path and the exit of the funicular.

Click Here for the Walking Route after Eminönü and Kabataş Ferry Services

ÜSKÜDAR – BEYLERBEYİ –  TRANSPORTATION TO START POINT

  • There will be free ring services from Üsküdar Marmaray Station to Beylerbeyi between 07:00 and 08:00.

Athletes who want use Üsküdar ring services,

  • They can come to Yenikapı by Metro from Taksim, and from Yenikapı to Üsküdar by Marmaray, and they can use our ring services in Üsküdar.
  • They can get off at Sirkeci station after one stop from Sultanahmet by using the tram, and pass to Üsküdar by Marmaray and use our ring services in Üsküdar.
  • Ring services are free and Marmaray is a chargeable transportation.

Click here for the walking route after Üsküdar free ring services

!! We kindly ask you to respect the hours.

!! As in previous years, vehicles which carry  the athletes will NOT be used from Taksim and Sultanahmet to the start point on the race day.

As of November 6, 2022, all runners over the age of 16 can participate in the N Kolay Istanbul Marathon.

15K RACE COURSE

The race starts approximately 400 meters (behind the Marathon Runners) before the toll booths in front of the 15 July Martyrs Bridge. After the marathon run starts, the 15 K Runners come 150 meters ahead (at the Marathon start point) and wait.

After crossing the bridge, it leaves the Beşiktaş turnoff and goes down from Barbaros Boulevard to Beşiktaş and reaches Karaköy by following the coastal road. After the Galata Bridge, it turns in the direction of Sirkeci, following the coastal road, the race ends on the opposite street of the Yenikapı Rally Area, after passing the underpass.7

START and FINISH POINTS

Start: In front of the 15 July Martyrs Bridge Metrobus Station
15K Finish: Yenikapı Coast

IMPORTANT POINTS and HISTORICAL PLACES

  • 1K the 15 July Martyrs Bridge
  • 5K The Naval Museum
  • 6K Dolmabahçe Palace, Dolmabahçe Mosque
  • 7K Fındıklı Mosque
  • 9K Galata Bridge
  • 10K Yeni Camii (New Mosque), Egyptian Bazaar, Sirkeci Railway Station
  • 11K Sepetçiler Pavilion, Topkapı Palace
  • 12K Ahırkapı Fog Horn and Lighthouse
  • 13K Little Hagia Sophia Mosque (Church of the Saint Sergius and Bacchus)
  • 15K Yenikapı

On the left side of the 42K and 15K start points, there will be vehicles for items that will deliver the items of the athletes to the finish point. All athletes will deliver the bags given to them during the kit distribution to the relevant vehicle according to their bib numbers and receive them at the finish point by showing their bib numbers.

Departure time of 42K Safekeeping Items vehicles: 09.00

Departure time of 15K Safekeeping Items vehicles: 09.15

Each vehicle will pick up bags within certain bib number ranges. You can deliver your bag to the relevant vehicle according to your bib number.

The athletes who will give their bags to the Safekeeping Items vehicles must put the bag number given by the organization on the front compartment of their bags.

The bags must be delivered to the Safekeeping Items vehicles before the deadline. Bags not delivered until this time will not be accepted.

Participants should not keep valuables, money, phones, wallets, etc. in the bags they will give to the safekeping items buses. In case of loss of the bags, the organization and its officials and employees will not be responsible.

If the bag is left in a place or vehicle other than the Safekeeping Items Tents/Buses, the bag may not be accessed. In such a case, the organization and its officials will not be held responsible in any way.

There will be a road line in the same color as your chest number on the race course. You can follow the race course by following the colored road line.

At the finish point, all runners will be awarded medals who complete the race within the 2 hours and 15 minutes time limit.

42K (Maraton)
1K 00:10 09:10
5K 00:45  09.45
10K 01:32 10.32
15K 02:18 11.18
20K 03:04 12.04
25K 03:50 12.50
30K 04:36 13.36
35K 05:22 14.22
40K 06:08 15:08
42K 06:20 15:20

15K
1K 00:10 09.25
5K 00:45 10.10
10K 01:32 10.47
15K 02:18 11.33

Race time limit For 42K 6 hours 20 min.

Race time limit For 15K 2 hours 15 min

Time limit for 15K race is 2 hours and 15 minutes. Athletes who complete the race course over this period are not classified and cannot claim a right for medals and certificates.

There will be water stations on the race course at 5th 10th  15th 20th 25th 30th 35th and 40th km. Public and portable toilets will be available at various points along the race course. The toilet points will be indicated by the directions along the race course for easy access of the runners.

  1. Time measurement service
  2. Race Kit (number bib and electronic chip)
  3. Athlete’s bag
  4. T-shirt
  5. Medal
  6. Certificate
  7. Water and snack stations on the track
  8. Food package after the race
  9. Photo service

Your position at the start line, how further back you are from the start line, does not affect your measurement. Your race time starts to be measured on the moment you cross the chip carpet.

N Kolay Istanbul Marathon is a running organization. It is not allowed to participate in the race with any vehicle other than those permitted and with any kind of animals.

Participants are required to come to the organization in appropriate sportswear.

It is strictly forbidden for all runners registered in any category of the N Kolay Istanbul Marathon to bring or display any visuals representing any brand, association, organization, formation, etc., other than the visuals such as t-shirts, balloons, flags, etc. distributed as gifts by the sponsor companies. Legal action will be initiated against individuals and institutions whose such behavior is detected.

A sufficient number of ambulances will be on duty throughout the track.

All health measures will be taken at the start and finish areas.

Be sure to be examined before the race. People with respiratory and heart diseases should not participate in the race. You should participate in the race in a rested state with enough sleep. Have breakfast early on the morning of the race and avoid alcoholic and acidic drinks.

Always wear your sneakers with socks. Applying cream on your toes will prevent wounds that may occur after the race. In case of a health problem during the race, leave the race and ask for help from the paramedics.

Participants who have completed the registration process are deemed to have read and approved all the rules of N Kolay Istanbul Marathon.

All information regarding the organization is subject to change (e.g: route, date, fairgrounds, etc.). Please revisit our website in the days close to the race for information regarding any changes.

Only those with a chest number will be admitted to the race area. For family participants, each family member must register separately.

Early registiration: December 14, 2021 – January 3, 2022: 50 Euro

2. Registiration Period: January 4 – July 31  2022:  60 Euro

3. Registiration Period: August 1 – September 15  2022: 70 Euro

4. Registiration Period: September 16  – October 17  2022: 90 Euro

 

KIT DISTRIBUTION

Race kit distribution will take place on November 3-4-5th at Dr. Mimar Kadir Topbaş Gösteri ve Sanat Merkezi

3th November: 10:00-19:00
4th November: 10:00-19:00
5th  November: 10:00-18:00

CANCELLATION OF REGISTRATION

Since our service processes start from the moment you register, there will be no cancellation, postponement or refund.

Even if you do not participate, you can receive your race package from the distribution point.

CATEGORY CHANGE

Categories can be changed until October 1, 2022. However, it is not possible to cancel, postpone or transfer the race right.ibution will take place on November 3-4-5th at 

 

On 6th November morning, you can access to the start point by using all the public transportation vehicles of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality for free by showing your BIB number.

You may see below the details, for other free transportation services.

SULTANAHMET – EMİNÖNÜ – BEYLERBEYİ – TRANSPORTATION TO START POINT

*Tram line can be used as from 06.00 o’clock.

*Our staff in Sultanahmet and Eminönü Pier will support you in using the tram, walking path and tram exit.

TAKSİM – KABATAŞ – BEYLERBEYİ – TRANSPORTATION TO START POINT

*Funicular line can be used as from 06.00 o’clock.

* Our staff in Taksim and Kabataş Pier will support you in the use of the funicular, the walking path and the exit of the funicular.

Click Here for the Walking Route after Eminönü and Kabataş Ferry Services

ÜSKÜDAR – BEYLERBEYİ –  TRANSPORTATION TO START POINT

  • There will be free ring services from Üsküdar Marmaray Station to Beylerbeyi between 07:00 and 08:00.

Athletes who want use Üsküdar ring services,

  • They can come to Yenikapı by Metro from Taksim, and from Yenikapı to Üsküdar by Marmaray, and they can use our ring services in Üsküdar.
  • They can get off at Sirkeci station after one stop from Sultanahmet by using the tram, and pass to Üsküdar by Marmaray and use our ring services in Üsküdar.
  • Ring services are free and Marmaray is a chargeable transportation.

Click here for the walking route after Üsküdar free ring services

!! We kindly ask you to respect the hours.

!! As in previous years, vehicles which carry  the athletes will NOT be used from Taksim and Sultanahmet to the start point on the race day.

 

As of November 6, 2022, all runners over the age of 16 can participate in the N Kolay Istanbul Marathon.

15K RACE COURSE

The race starts approximately 400 meters (behind the Marathon Runners) before the toll booths in front of the 15 July Martyrs Bridge. After the marathon run starts, the 15 K Runners come 150 meters ahead (at the Marathon start point) and wait.

After crossing the bridge, it leaves the Beşiktaş turnoff and goes down from Barbaros Boulevard to Beşiktaş and reaches Karaköy by following the coastal road. After the Galata Bridge, it turns in the direction of Sirkeci, following the coastal road, the race ends on the opposite street of the Yenikapı Rally Area, after passing the underpass.7

START and FINISH POINTS

Start: In front of the 15 July Martyrs Bridge Metrobus Station
15K Finish: Yenikapı Coast

IMPORTANT POINTS and HISTORICAL PLACES

  • 1K the 15 July Martyrs Bridge
  • 5K The Naval Museum
  • 6K Dolmabahçe Palace, Dolmabahçe Mosque
  • 7K Fındıklı Mosque
  • 9K Galata Bridge
  • 10K Yeni Camii (New Mosque), Egyptian Bazaar, Sirkeci Railway Station
  • 11K Sepetçiler Pavilion, Topkapı Palace
  • 12K Ahırkapı Fog Horn and Lighthouse
  • 13K Little Hagia Sophia Mosque (Church of the Saint Sergius and Bacchus)
  • 15K Yenikapı

On the left side of the 42K and 15K start points, there will be vehicles for items that will deliver the items of the athletes to the finish point. All athletes will deliver the bags given to them during the kit distribution to the relevant vehicle according to their bib numbers and receive them at the finish point by showing their bib numbers.

Departure time of 42K Safekeeping Items vehicles: 09.00

Departure time of 15K Safekeeping Items vehicles: 09.15

Each vehicle will pick up bags within certain bib number ranges. You can deliver your bag to the relevant vehicle according to your bib number.

The athletes who will give their bags to the Safekeeping Items vehicles must put the bag number given by the organization on the front compartment of their bags.

The bags must be delivered to the Safekeeping Items vehicles before the deadline. Bags not delivered until this time will not be accepted.

Participants should not keep valuables, money, phones, wallets, etc. in the bags they will give to the safekeping items buses. In case of loss of the bags, the organization and its officials and employees will not be responsible.

If the bag is left in a place or vehicle other than the Safekeeping Items Tents/Buses, the bag may not be accessed. In such a case, the organization and its officials will not be held responsible in any way.

There will be a road line in the same color as your chest number on the race course. You can follow the race course by following the colored road line.

At the finish point, all runners will be awarded medals who complete the race within the 2 hours and 15 minutes time limit.

42K (Maraton)
1K 00:10 09:10
5K 00:45  09.45
10K 01:32 10.32
15K 02:18 11.18
20K 03:04 12.04
25K 03:50 12.50
30K 04:36 13.36
35K 05:22 14.22
40K 06:08 15:08
42K 06:20 15:20

15K
1K 00:10 09.25
5K 00:45 10.10
10K 01:32 10.47
15K 02:18 11.33

Race time limit For 42K 6 hours 20 min.

Race time limit For 15K 2 hours 15 min

Time limit for 15K race is 2 hours and 15 minutes. Athletes who complete the race course over this period are not classified and cannot claim a right for medals and certificates.

There will be water stations on the race course at 5th 10th  15th 20th 25th 30th 35th and 40th km. Public and portable toilets will be available at various points along the race course. The toilet points will be indicated by the directions along the race course for easy access of the runners.

  1. Time measurement service
  2. Race Kit (number bib and electronic chip)
  3. Athlete’s bag
  4. T-shirt
  5. Medal
  6. Certificate
  7. Water and snack stations on the track
  8. Food package after the race
  9. Photo service

Your position at the start line, how further back you are from the start line, does not affect your measurement. Your race time starts to be measured on the moment you cross the chip carpet.

N Kolay Istanbul Marathon is a running organization. It is not allowed to participate in the race with any vehicle other than those permitted and with any kind of animals.

Participants are required to come to the organization in appropriate sportswear.

It is strictly forbidden for all runners registered in any category of the N Kolay Istanbul Marathon to bring or display any visuals representing any brand, association, organization, formation, etc., other than the visuals such as t-shirts, balloons, flags, etc. distributed as gifts by the sponsor companies. Legal action will be initiated against individuals and institutions whose such behavior is detected.

A sufficient number of ambulances will be on duty throughout the track.

All health measures will be taken at the start and finish areas.

Be sure to be examined before the race. People with respiratory and heart diseases should not participate in the race. You should participate in the race in a rested state with enough sleep. Have breakfast early on the morning of the race and avoid alcoholic and acidic drinks.

Always wear your sneakers with socks. Applying cream on your toes will prevent wounds that may occur after the race. In case of a health problem during the race, leave the race and ask for help from the paramedics.

Participants who have completed the registration process are deemed to have read and approved all the rules of N Kolay Istanbul Marathon.

All information regarding the organization is subject to change (e.g: route, date, fairgrounds, etc.). Please revisit our website in the days close to the race for information regarding any changes.

Only those with a chest number will be admitted to the race area. For family participants, each family member must register separately.

N KOLAY 44TH ISTANBUL MARATHON

ABOUT 15K RUN

N Kolay 43rd Istanbul Marathon 15K Run took place on Sunday, November 7! We are pleased to welcome the runners of the shorter distance on a race course where everyone can break their personal records.

15K RACE COURSE

The 15K runners stand ready approximately 400 meters behind the toll booths of the “15 Temmuz Şehitler Bridge” (behind the Marathon runners). After the marathon run starts, the 15K runners come 150 meters ahead (at the Marathon start point) and wait.

The 15K race starts at 9.15 a.m.; after crossing the bridge, the course descends to Beşiktaş through Barbaros Boulevard and it reaches Karaköy following the coastal road.

The course turns in the direction of Sirkeci after the Galata Bridge and turns back in front of Hava Harp Okulu at the end of the road passing Sirkeci, Kennedy Street, Cankurtaran and  Kumkapı. The course which lies along the coastal road ends on the opposite street of the Yenikapı Meeting Area, right after the subway.

Services Offered within the Scope of the Event

  1. Timekeeping
  2. Race Kit (bib number and electronic chip)
  3. Race bag
  4. T-shirt
  5. Medal
  6. Certificate
  7. Water and refreshment stations on the course
  8. Food package after the race
  9. Photograph service