ING Night Marathon Luxembourg
Luxembourg | June 1st, 2019 | 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 between 1.00 p.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Luxexpo The Box
10, circuit de la Foire Internationale
Marathon Press Office
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 31 and June 1
The kick-off on Friday evening: The Samba de Luxe Party
Performing on five different stages, the samba bands will take the heart of Luxembourg City by storm on Friday evening, May 31, starting at 06.00 p.m. (subject to modification):
|STAGE 1: Place d’Armes||06.00 p.m. – 09.30 p.m.|
|STAGE 2: Place de la Gare||06.00 p.m. – 09.00 p.m.|
|STAGE 3: City History Museum||06.00 p.m. – 07.00 p.m.|
|STAGE 4: Rue l’Eau||08.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.|
|STAGE 5: Bar Urban||08.30 p.m. – 09.30 p.m.|
|STAGE 6: Samba party Indoor, Tramschapp
||10.00 p.m. – 01.00 a.m.|
“Guests and musicians come from all over the world to be a part of this fantastic festival,” says Chun, festival presenter. Starting at 06.00 p.m., he will be leading through the programme at the Place d’Armes.
The samba party will be free and continue indoors after 10.00 p.m. at Tramschapp, 49, rue Ermesinde, L-1469 Limpertsberg. 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, June 1) 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 a.m. (subject to modification):
|STAGE 7: Place du Théâtre||11.00 a.m. – 01.30 p.m.|
|STAGE 8: Place Clairefontaine||12.00 p.m. – 02.30 p.m.|
|STAGE 9: Place Guillaume II||04.00 p.m. – 06.00 p.m.|
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 Uniao do Samba and their samba dancers will enchant their audience. Convince yourself and visit Rue Erasme/corner Avenue J.F. Kennedy, 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 13th time, the 20 musicians will be on the Rue de la Boucherie during the marathon.
In addition to the professional stage formation, Badauê, 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 Mara Thierbach. 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, L-2261 Luxembourg:
Saturday, June 1, from 11.00 a.m. – 02.00 p.m.:
IJEXA AND FUNK, BASE AND EVOLUTIONS by Toby Tamandua, Badauê - BC France, Price: 25,-€.
To register, contact Mara Thierbach at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (+352) 691 129 561. Musical instruments can be borrowed upon request. The participants of the workshops then present themselves as a group on June 1 at about 4.30 p.m. on the Place Guillaume II.
On May 23rd, 2020.
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 15th, 2020 (the date is the “received by” date, not the postmarked date! If not sold out before!)
Changes within registrations are online possible by April April 15th, 2020.
What for food will be on the DIEKIRCH Pasta Party?
The DIEKIRCH Pasta Party will take place in the Luxexpo-The Box. On Friday, May 22nd, between 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., you can exchange your coupon for a pasta dish. One non-alcoholic drink (water/ alcohol free beer) is included. The coupons will be enclosed in your documents.
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?