running/jogging

With its array of beautiful (and runner-friendly) parks, Amsterdam is a runner’s paradise and many of its inhabitants are fully embracing the spirit. In addition to the quick after-work jog through Vondelpark, Amsterdam has a plethora of running events on offer: night runs, marathons, obstacle runs and more.

Sports and activities

Whether you enjoy being part of the action or prefer to observe from the sidelines, Amsterdam has lots to offer active adventurers and sports enthusia...

TCS Amsterdam Marathon

When it comes to running events, you could say Amsterdam has a personal best: the TCS Amsterdam Marathon. Held annually in mid-October, the event draw...

Sports calendar

A true sporting city, Amsterdam hosts a wide range of sports events throughout the year. For an idea of what’s in store, check out our sports calendar...

Sporty city

Sport fans certainly needn't sweat it in Amsterdam. With several stadiums in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area and a packed list of sporting events, it'...

Gaasperplasrun

Karspeldreef
1102 BX AMSTERDAM
AV Feniks
09/06/2019
Another staple event in Amsterdam’s running calendar, this biannual competition features 1, 2, 5 and 10km courses around the Gaasp...

Middenmeerloop

Radioweg 89
1098 NG AMSTERDAM
AV'23
28/10/2018
After hosting the Nescioloop earlier in the year, AV’23 welcome runners back to the east of Amsterdam for the Middenmeerloop.

Nescioloop

Radioweg 89
1098 NG AMSTERDAM
AV ’23
14/04/2019 - 05/04/2020
The next instalment of the Rondje Mokum (Amsterdam Circuit) takes running enthusiasts to Amsterdam Oost/IJburg for a challenging 1...

Louis Vinkloop

G.J.Scheurleerweg 1
1025 WL AMSTERDAM
AV Atos, Sportpark Elzenhagen
17/03/2019
Organised by the AV Atos athletics association, the Louis Vinkloop in Amsterdam Noord is the second event in the Rondje Mokum (Ams...
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Dam tot Damloop

Prins Hendrikkade
1011 AG AMSTERDAM
Dam tot Damloop
21/09/2019 - 22/09/2019
The Dam tot Dam Weekend sprints into town every September, bringing with it not only thousands of sporting enthusiasts but also nu...

Vondelparkloop

Vondelpark
1017 AA AMSTERDAM
Vondelpark
19/01/2019 - 20/01/2019
A sporting event for the whole family, the Vondelparkloop weaves through the famous park in Amsterdam, following the main pathways...
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TCS Amsterdam Marathon

Olympisch Stadion
1076 DE AMSTERDAM
Olympisch Stadion
21/10/2018
When it comes to running events, you could say Amsterdam has a personal best: the TCS Amsterdam Marathon taking place annually aro...