Amsterdam marathon 2017
On Sunday October 15th, 2017, the 42nd edition of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon will take place.
The Olympic Stadium Amsterdam is the iconic location for the start and the finish of the marathon.
Cheered on by thousands of supporters, Daniel Wanjiru won the TCS Amsterdam Marathon 2016, in 2:05.21, setting a new course record. After joining the lead pack around the 34-kilometre mark, the Kenyan broke away in the Vondelpark and went on to cross the finish line in the Olympic Stadium, well ahead of his nearest rival. Ethiopian Meselech Melkamu took the women’s title in 2:23:21. Khalid Choukoud and Ruth van der Meijden were fastest among the Dutch runners with respective times of 2:11:23 and 2:33:44.
More information here.
Meselech Melkamu - winner of the women's title in 2016