Sunday, May 12, 2024 08:40

Relay Marathon 42,195K


Stages: 15.2 + 5.9 + 15.2 + 5.9 km


maximum height difference


Active people with a strong sense of togetherness

Motivation, team spirit, cohesion, cheering, giving everything for the team - that's the icing on the cake of team competitions!

Four wins! The flexibility in the distance of the stages allows you to form your relay effectively. The highlight of the Powerade relay marathon together is the last few meters where you celebrate the extraordinary running experience together.

Route map

Salzburg's most beautiful running route - with everyone refreshment stations


You can find all the important information about your running weekend in Salzburg in the following information sheet. Please read it carefully so you can enjoy the marathon weekend in Salzburg to the fullest!

Registration & Information

  • Pre-registration was open from August 24, 2023 – April 28, 2024.
  • Registration took place via our partner’s registration platform Datasport away.
  • Registration on site will be done either online via Datasport (from now on) or as part of the SportMall in the Volksgarten ice arena on Friday, May 10th from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturday, May 11th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Last-minute registration is also possible in the Volksgarten ice arena on May 12th up to one hour before the start of the competition - please note the distances required and the time involved.
  • Entry fee/registration fee (per season, all processing and service fees are included in the entry fee):
    128 euros (until December 31, 2023)
    140 euros (until March 3, 2024)
    152 euros (until April 28, 2024)
    168 euros (registration on site)
    176 euros (last minute)
  • Registration via form: Please fill this out Registration form for the Powerade Relay Marathon completely and conscientiously and send it by email e-mail to us.
  • The minimum age for participation is those born in 2010.
  • Decorate your running experience in Salzburg and book when you register (also available individually):
    • Medal engraving (12 euros if booked in advanceBib-Bits magnets (start number holder) - four pieces (12 euros)Functional shirt (New Balance, 32 euros)
  • We warmly recommend you to do a health check before participating!

Competition schedule & stages

  • The Powerade relay marathon offers your team of four two different running distances - the stages of 15.2 & 5.9 kilometers each result in a half-marathon lap.
  • The relay handover zones are marked in yellow in the route map linked above (R for Relay).
  • The starting runner (start number A) runs from the start on the Staatsbrücke (8:40 a.m.) until the relay handover in front of the Stiegl Brauwelt.
  • The second runner (start number B) runs from the relay handover in front of the Stiegl Brauwelt to the relay handover at Universitätsplatz (half marathon intermediate time).
  • The third runner (start number C) runs from the relay handover at Universitätsplatz to the relay handover in front of the Stiegl Brauwelt.
  • The fourth runner (start number D) runs from the relay handover in front of the Stiegl Brauwelt to the finish in Hofstallgasse.
  • TOGETHER TO THE FINISHLINE – the first three runners in a relay can rejoin the race at Ferdinand-Hanusch-Platz as soon as the last runner passes. Complete the last meters together and enjoy the emotions of crossing the finish line together!

Starting documents, clothing, showers

  • A member of the relay team collects the starting documents for all four runners 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 6 p.m
  • Please pay attention to the letters on the start number, which must match the order stated when registering: A = 1st runner (running distance: 15.2 km); B = 2nd runner (running distance: 5.9 km); C = 3rd runner (running distance: 15.2 km); D = 4th runner (running distance: 5.9 km)
  • Fill out the back of your start numbers and attach them correctly to the outermost layer of clothing on your upper body (front). The timing chip is integrated into the start number.
  • During the competition you can hand in your belongings at the clothing drop-off point in the arcades of the University of Salzburg (Furtwängler Garden entrance). Only the Sparkasse starter package with your starting number will be accepted. It is not possible to drop off clothes at the handover points (in front of Stiegl Brauwelt)!
  • Our experienced team does its best - but we assume no liability in the event of loss.
  • You can leave other bags and suitcases in the tent provided and looked after by the event team for a fee of 5 euros.
  • Showers are available to you after the finish in the Mitte sports center, Ulrike-Gschwandtner-Straße 6. You are a good ten minutes walk from the finish area of the Salzburg Marathon.


  • Three ratings: men, women & mixed
  • The first three seasons are awarded.
  • The minimum age for participation is those born in 2010.

Arrival & Parking

  • Travel to Salzburg on the Marathon Train! It starts at 5:54 am at Schwarzach station and arrives at Salzburg Mülln/Altstadt station at 7:14 am. Travel on the Marathon Train is free upon presentation of the start number. The start number is valid on May 12th for all trains of the Salzburg Transport Association on the S3 train line for arrival and departure to the Powerade Relay Marathon.
  • On the day of the event, use public transport to travel through the city. Your start number and your registration confirmation (start pass) are valid as a ticket in the core city of Salzburg tariff zone on May 12th.
  • 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.
  • Free arrival with the marathon train from the Salzburg mountain districts (on presentation of the start number or confirmation of registration).
  • International accessibility via Salzburg Airport.
  • If you arrive by car, we recommend Park & Ride zones at the start edge and changing to the trolleybus in the city area. Paid parking garages (e.g. Mönchsberggarage) are available near the center.

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.

Information about the start

  • The starting signal for the Powerade relay marathon will be on May 12, 2024 at 8:40 a.m.
  • For the first time, the start is on the “Staatsbrücke“ with a wonderful view of the classic old town.
  • All starting runners start from the last starting block of the marathon and half marathon line-up - line-up on Schwarzstrasse.

Medical supplies

  • The Running Festival of MozartCity offers comprehensive medical care in the finish area and on the route.
  • Along the route there are several refreshment points equipped with mobile sanitary facilities.


  • Runs with a smile. Photo Viertbauer captures wonderful memories for you of the 2024 Running Festival.
  • Salzburg Cityguide closely accompanies the happenings around the Running Festival of MozartCity and captures hundreds of impressions and emotions.
  • The organizer's photographers are also looking forward to taking your most beautiful running photos.

Conditions of Participation

Goodies for your run

Exclusive finisher medal
Public transport ticket
starter bag
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

You can get hotel offers and information about events in the city of Salzburg from our partners.

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A marathon experience in four parts

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