06.00 Closure of the entire racecourse to traffic
08.45 Wheelchair Race Start
09.00 42K Start
09.16 15K – 1st Start
09.16 42K- 15K Departure of safekeeping items vehicles
09.34 15K- 2nd Start
09.52 8K Corporate Run – 1st Start
10.05 Estimated finish time of 15K champion
10.18 8K Corporate run – 2nd Start
10.44 Corporate run – 3rd Start
11.10 Estimated finish time of 42K champion
11.10 Public Run – 1st Start
11.50 Public Run – 2nd Start
11.55 15K Finish (Yenikapı)
12.00 15K General classification award ceremony (Yenikapı)
12.30 42K General classification award ceremony (Sultanahmet)
12.30 Public Run – 3rd Start
14.00 Opening of 15 Temmuz Şehitler Bridge to traffic
15.00 Opening of Eurasia tunnel to traffic
15.20 42K Finish (Sultanahmet)
15.30 Opening of the entire racecourse to traffic
Istanbul Marathon is one of the best racecourses in Europe!
According to the criteria set by the International Association of Athletics Federations, only 9 marathons will be run in the Gold Label category in Europe. The Istanbul Marathon, which deserves to be in this important category, is shown among the best racecourse in Europe with its unique racecourse that connects the continents of Asia and Europe!
We are proud to be included in the Gold Label category by following the criteria set for road running by the international organization World Athletics Association!