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SSST...Soon you will find the 2017 tracks here....!

Both distances will start & finish at the Duvel Moorgat Brewery and will be open to hikers and runners.

Check out the course here

Hikers


Tastings


Supplies


Beer Basket


Runners


Tastings


Supplies


Personal drinks


Beer Basket



Duvel Moortgat


Brewery Bosteels


PALM Belgian Craft Brewers


When you come by bike:

Cycling is the perfect way to make your way to the event on Sunday 18 June for runners as well as supporters.

Extra bike racks will be installed @ the Duvel Moorgat Brewery.

When you come by train:

PUURS TRAIN STATION

  • A free shuttle bus will take you from the Puurs train station to the event. This shuttle will be operational between 7 a.m and 7.30 p.m.

When you come by car:

it will not be possible to park at the Duvel Moortgat Brewery on Sunday 18 June. The organization will provide sufficient car parks in the vicinity. Please follow the instructions below.

ARRIVING FROM BRUSSELS:

  • Follow the A12 (Brussels-Antwerp).
  • Exit dancing Carré (Koning Leopoldlaan 2, Willebroek). The parking lot of this famous Belgian dancing has been reserved for participants of the Great Breweries Marathon.
  • Follow the instructions of our parking staff.
  • The Duvel Moortgat Brewery is located within walking distance of this parking lot (+-12 min)
  • Please follow the instructions of the police officers when crossing the A12.

 

ARRIVING FROM GHENT / SINT-NIKLAAS

  • Follow the  E17
  • exit 15 in the direction of Temse & Mechelen.
  • Follow the arrows to the reserved car parks in this zone such as Pfizer, Continental Foods Belgium and other big firms.
  • Follow the instructions of our parking staff.
  • Free shuttles will take you to and from the Duvel Moortgat Brewery between 7 a.m. & 7.30 p.m.

 

ARRIVING FROM ANTWERP:

  • Follow the  A12 in the direction of Brussels.
  • Exit Londerzeel
  • Follow the arrows to the reserved parking area. The Duvel Moortgat Brewery is located within walking distance of this parking lot.

ARRIVING FROM MECHELEN

  • Follow the  N16 in the direction of Willebroek & Sint-Niklaas.
  • Follow the  A12 in the direction of Brussels.
  • Exit 7 (Puurs)
  • Follow the arrows to the reserved car parks in this zone such as Pfizer, Continental Foods Belgium and other big firms.
  • Follow the instructions of our parking staff.
  • Free shuttles will take you to and from the Duvel Moortgat Brewery between 7 a.m. & 7.30 p.m.

 

Enjoying beer is smarter than taking it one step too far. " Beer brewed carefully, to be consumed with care".

 

FLY WITH BRUSSELS AIRLINES AND ENJOY A 15% DISCOUNT!

Thanks to Brussels all participants of the Great Breweries Marathon 2017 will receive a 15% discount on the following Brussels return flights operated by Brussels Airlines (not applicable to code share partners):

  • Light & Relax in Europe
  • Flex & Fast in Europe
  • Economy from North America

This promotion applies to flights with destination Brussels from the 12th of June 2017 until the 23rd of June 2017 (excluding tax and supplements).

15 % DISCOUNT - PROCEDURE AND CONDITIONS

If you want to enjoy this discount, just make your reservation at the bottom of this page using the reservation form.

The organising party advises avoiding intense physical activities without being properly prepared. Ensure that you make wise decisions regarding the distance you wish to cover and/or the tempo you want to maintain. If you want to take part in competitive sport and at a high intensity, it is advised to undergo an annual medical examination.

It is not obliged to present medical certificates. It is up to the sportsman/woman to decide how he/she wants to interpret the information received during a medical examination. Thus, the organising party cannot be held responsible for any matters regarding this.

More information about health & sports can be found here.

The minimum age for participating in our races: 18 years old.

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