ING Night Marathon Luxembourg
Luxembourg | May 12th, 2018 | Start 7 p.m.
details for the marathon day
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PRESS PASS COLLECTION
Press passes can only be collected on the day of the marathon at the Marathon Press Office from 2.00 p.m.:
Luxexpo The Box
10, circuit de la Foire Internationale
Marathon Press Office, 1st floor
The exact coordinates to the access for exhibitors on the Circuit de La Foire Internationale can be found here.
Ready for a samba party? Two days of hot rhythms, May 11-12
The kick-off on Friday evening: The Samba Deluxe Party
Performing on five different stages, the samba bands will take the heart of Luxembourg City by storm on Friday evening, May 11, starting at 06.00 pm:
|STAGE 1: Place d’Armes||06.00 pm – 10.00 pm|
|STAGE 2: Place de la Gare||06.00 pm – 09.30 pm|
|STAGE 3: City History Museum||06.00 pm – 07.30 pm|
|STAGE 4: Rue l’Eau||08.00 pm – 09.45 pm|
|STAGE 5: Bar Urban||08.30 pm – 09.30 pm|
|STAGE 6: Samba party (Indoor)
||10.30 pm – 01:00 am|
“Guests and musicians come from all over the world to be a part of this fantastic festival,” says Tammy, festival presenter. Starting at 06.00 pm, she will be leading through the programme at the Place d’Armes.
The samba party will be free and continue indoors after 10.30 pm. Visitors can expect a musical variety: Brazilian intoxication, percussive, powerful, melodic to dance and dream to, to participate in.
Freestyle: 30 samba bands along the courseon Saturday evening
On race day (Saturday, May 12) you can experience Little Brazil in Luxembourg. Numerous samba bands will be playing a great mix of Brazilian rhythms in the city starting 11.00 am:
|STAGE 7: Place du Theatre||11.00 am – 02.00 pm|
|STAGE 8: Place Clairefontaine||12.00 pm – 03.00 pm|
|STAGE 9: Place Guillaume II||04.00 pm – 06.00 pm|
During the marathon, the runners can count on a rhythmic and energizing support. And of course, the bands will provide plenty of entertainment for friends and spectators. What bands can they expect to see? Here’s a sneak peek:
With their hot rhythms, seemingly endless energy and unforgettable pleasure for Brazilian music, the drum group Samba Cabana and their temperamental samba dancers will enchant their audience. Convince yourself and visit Rond Point Schuman, where the drummers will be cheering the marathon runners on.
The samba band Ovos di Campo from Bremen has become known for their incredible playfulness and unstoppable energy, as well as closely connecting with their audience. Participating in the event for the 12th time, the 20 musicians will be on the Rue de la Boucherie during the marathon.
In addition to the professional stage formation, Badâue, a popular samba band from Paris, thrills audiences in many countries. This samba band drums out fascinating beats that are impossible not to dance to. “We are delighted that this band will perform at the ING Night Marathon Luxembourg,” says event organiser Susanne Ferse. Come by and discover a variety of musical highlights along the marathon route.
And if you would like to dive a bit deeper into the musical world of samba and try out a little drumming for yourself – no problem!
This year brings back the popular Samba Workshop at
Youthhostel Luxemburg, 2 Rue du Fort Olisy, L2261 Luxembourg:
Saturday, May 12, from 11.00 am – 02.00 pm :
1. Music Workshop : OLODUM, Afro Rhythm (6/8), Samba Reggae by Toby Tamandua, Badâue - BC France, Price: 25,-€
2. Dance Workshop: Afro-Brazilian Dance (Orisha), Samba Reggae, Price: 25,-€
To register, contact Susanne Ferse at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +49 (0)170 2060119. Musical instruments can be borrowed upon request. The participants of the workshops then present themselves as a group on May 12 at about 4.30 pm on the Place Guillaume II.
On May 12th, 2018.
When does the marathon (as well as the half marathon, Minimarathon, Mini Minimarathon, Team Run & 5k Run for Success) start?
Marathon, half marathon and Team Run start at 7.00 p.m.
Mini Minimarathon starts at 7.40 p.m. (Luxexpo The Box).
Minimarathon starts at 7.45 p.m. (Luxexpo The Box).
5k Run for Success starts at 8.00 p.m. (Parking Konrad Adenauer).
How long are the marathon, half marathon, Team Run, Minimarathon, Mini Minimarathon & 5k Run for Success?
Marathon: 42,195 km
Half marathon: 21,0975 km
Team Run: overall 42,195 km (4 legs)
Minimarathon: 4,2 km
Mini Minimarathon: 1 km
5k Run for Success: 5km
When is the deadline for registrations, registrations changes and late inscriptions?
Deadline: April 04th, 2018 (the date is the “received by” date, not the postmarked date! If not sold out before!)
Changes within registrations are online possible by April 04th, 2018.
What for food will be on the Pasta Party?
Vegan pasta or rice dishes.
How many runners can take part in the Team Run (relay)?
4 runners maximum are allowed.
How do I register myself and my fellow-runners fort the Team Run?
1. Online-registration: fill in the participant data for a contact person.
2. Data of all runners 1-4.
How do runners 2-4 get to their starting point?
Therefore we have setup a bus shuttle transfer: the central meeting point for the shuttle buses is close to the Luxexpo (rue Carlo Hemmer) à please follow the signs! All buses are marked as relay buses and will leave in regular terms.
How does the chronometry of the Team Run function?