city run

Saturday April 12th

The perfect warm-up during the marathon weekend is the City Run. With a distance of 4.2 km, this is a running event that is suitable for young and old. Everyone from 12 years old can participate. By participating, you will also experience the unique atmosphere during the weekend of the NN Marathon Rotterdam by finishing on the Coolsingel.

If you register via the Dutch Cancer Society and raise 750 euros or more, you will be rewarded with a free bib number and the unique Run against cancer-shirt. 

You can also participate with your school or association!

Included with your registration

Extra to order

Course City Run


4,2 km

The City Run Rotterdam starts on the Coolsingel, near the WTC. From here the route leads to the Leuvehaven in the direction of the Erasmus Bridge and returns via the Maritime District to the bustling Coolsingel. The finish is in front of the City Hall, where the marathon runners will also finish a day later. A real marathon experience guaranteed!

limited edition running shirt

A limited edition running shirt from Asics is being designed for the NN Marathon Rotterdam. You can order this when you register.

During your registration you can choose your prefered size. If you are already registered, you can adjust the size via your personal dashboard. The link to your personal dashboard can be found in the confirmation email you received when you registered.

Do you want to know which size to choose? Check the size charts.

Shirt of last year

We will soon announce the design of the shirt of the 44th edition!

run against cancer

Purchase your bib number via NN Marathon Rotterdam and create a campaign page at KWF. With your own Run Against Cancer campaign page, fundraising is easier than you think. Every euro counts! Will you raise 500 euro or more? Then you will receive the unique Run Against Cancer shirt. Of course, KWF supports you in collecting donations, with tips, tricks and great examples of activists who came before you.