Saturday, May 11, 2024 from 3:15 p.m

Junior Marathon


U6 / U8 / U10 / U12 / U14 / U16&18


Laps in the Volksgarten


active children and young people

Heartbreaking emotions, youthful enthusiasm, refreshing commitment - the junior marathon is the big stage for young Salzburg runners.

Enjoy together with your family Bunte Sportpalette. Discover the numerous facets of Salzburg sport and let off steam at the many stations and presentations of the associations and clubs and show your enthusiasm for running at the junior marathon while your parents cheer you on the side of the track. Don't miss out on this special experience!


Colorful range of sports

  • The Junior Marathon competitions are embedded in the Colorful range of sports. Bunte Sportpalette.
  • Numerous sports associations and clubs present themselves and what they have to offer for you to touch and try out in the spacious green of the Volksgarten.
  • A varied active day for the whole family is guaranteed.

Registration & Information

  • Registration is open from August 24, 2023 – April 28, 2024.
  • Registration is via our registration platform Datasport away.
  • Since the running festival in the city of Mozart wants to promote children's and youth sports, group registration for schools and clubs (from ten participants) is free of charge.
  • Entry fee/registration fee for individual registrations (all processing and service fees are included in the entry fee):
    8 euros (until April 28, 2024)
    15 euros (registration on site)
  • Registration via form: Please fill in correctly the registration form for the Junior Marathon send it by e-mail to us.
  • Registration of a group (for schools and clubs): Please do so Group registration form for the Junior Marathon Completely and send it via e-mail to us.
  • The minimum age for participation is the year of birth 2020. Inclusion in the age groups according to the year of birth.
  • Enhance your running experience at the Junior Marathon and book online registration:
    • Medal engraving (12 euros when booking in advance)
    • Bib-Bits magnets (start number holder) of the running festival in the city of Mozart – four pieces (12 euros)

Starting documents

  • Get your starting documents from the SportMall in the Eisarena Volksgarten from – Hermann-Bahr-Promenade 2.
    • Friday, May 10, 2024 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m
    • Saturday, May 11, 2024 from 10 a.m. to a maximum of one hour before the start of your race.
  • Fill in the back of your race number and attach it correctly to the outermost layer of clothing on your torso (front). The timing chip is integrated into the start number.


  • U6 / U8 / U10 / U12 / U14 / U16 / U18
  • The top three per age group and gender will be awarded
  • The minimum age for participation in the U6 is born in 2020, the maximum age for participation in the U18 is born in 2007.

Arrival & Parking

  • We recommend that you travel to Salzburg by public transport - relaxed, sustainable, sporty!
    • excellent train connections from the Westbahn line (from Vienna), from the Tauern line (south) and from Bavaria & Tyrol. Good connection to the international airports in Vienna and Munich.
    • International accessibility via Salzburg Airport.
  • You can also use public transport to get around the city on the weekend of the event. Your start number and your registration confirmation (start pass) are valid as a ticket in the city area fare zone on the competition days.
  • If you are arriving by car, we recommend the Park & Ride zones at the start and changing to the O-Bus in the city area. Paid parking garages (e.g. Mönchsberggarage, Barmherzige Brüder) are available close to the center.
  • IMPORTANT: There are no parking spaces available at the event site in the Volksgarten.

Timing and scoring

  • Our partner will take care of the timing Datasport carried out.
  • The timing chip is integrated in the start number. It must not be kinked or damaged under any circumstances.
  • Timekeeping is guaranteed to work if the race number is worn correctly on the front of the torso, outermost layer of clothing.
  • There is no official ranking in the U6 age group (alphabetical order)

Information about the start

  • The Junior Marathon races will take place on Saturday, May 11, 2024 from 3:15 p.m.
  • The start is in the Hundertwasserallee in the Volksgarten Salzburg.
  • All runners form up beforehand in the marked pre-start area.

Medical supplies

  • The Running Festival in the City of Mozart offers comprehensive medical care at the event site.
  • A catering and refreshment station is set up in the finish area, and mobile sanitary facilities are also available.


  • Run with a smile. Photo Viertbauer captures wonderful memories for you of the Junior Marathon 2024.
  • Salzburg city guide accompanies the events surrounding the Junior Marathon day in the Volksgarten intensively and captures hundreds of impressions and emotions.
  • In addition, the photographers of the organizer look forward to the most beautiful running pictures of you.

Conditions of Participation

Goodies for your run

Exclusive finisher medal
Public transport ticket
Regional organic catering
Varied musical accompaniment
Timing chip in the start number

Further information

Cancelation & change of registration

Here you will find further information on registration, cancelation and change of registration

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Training & Preparation

Everything you need to know, to achieve your best performance.

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Everything a runner's heart desires can be found at the Sport Mall.

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Arrival & Parking

Travel relaxed, carefree and above all sustainable to Salzburg. You actively help shape the day with the least traffic in the city of Mozart.

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Partner hotels

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Emotional joy of movement in the Volksgarten

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