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Here you will find an overview of the most important information, from the process to the spectators.

October 15 2023 // Sunday

  • 07:30 Opening registration office
  • 09:45 Starting grid #LEIPZIG21k
  • 10:00 Start #LEIPZIG21k
  • 10:05 am Starting grid #LEIPZIG10k
  • 10:10 Start #LEIPZIG10k
  • 10:25 Bambini run 210m
  • 13:30 Finish #LEIPZIGRUN
  • 13:45 KIDS-RUN 1,5km
  • 15:00 End


Monument to the Battle of the Nations
An der Tabaksmühle
04299 Leipzig

Arrival by car:

  • from the direction of Berlin (approx. 180 km) via the A9 motorway
  • from Magdeburg (approx. 130 km) and Hamburg (approx. 400 km) via A14
  • from direction Göttingen (approx. 230 km) via A38
  • from the direction of Munich (approx. 430 km) via the A9 motorway
  • from the direction of Dresden (approx. 110 km) via the A14

Arrival by train:

The Leipzig Monument to the Battle of the Nations can be reached from Leipzig main station with the suburban trains 1, 2, 3 & 4. Furthermore, a journey with the streetcar 15 from the main station in the direction of Meusdorf is possible.

Registration opens on 01.12.2022 at 18:13.

Important: You can register several starters online with one registration. Minors need the written consent of their legal guardians to register for the 10-run and half marathon. For this purpose, please inform us of your consent informally by e-mail, stating your personal data.

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For participant questions, you can contact us by email.

The event area is barrier-free accessible. On the entire course and especially in the start/finish area, the course crossings will be manned by stewards so that it is possible to cross the course here.

  • Starter package
  • individual timing with transponder system
  • personalized race number
  • free toilets
  • free changing facilities
  • free checkroom during the run
  • Very good signage
  • free catering during and after the run
  • medical assistance
  • Securing at intersections and danger points
  • high quality finisher medal
  • Participant certificate print
  • Result service with target video
  • 10km run // #LEIPZIG10k
  • Half Marathon // #LEIPZIG21k
  • KIDS-RUN - 1,5km
  • Bambini run - 210m

There will be no half marathon relay in 2023.

Here you can find the results of the half marathon Leipzig from previous years.

Does your company attach great importance to joint sports and company health management? The best conditions to be at the start with your team. You can register in the classic way via the normal registration or you can book one of our company packages. If you wish, we can offer you all services from one source, including training and preparation for the competition(s) with experienced personal trainers and professional athletes from our network.

The further advantage for your company, in addition to the starting places you will receive your own company tent and an advertising integration on site. If desired, you will receive a full catering with food and drinks in your company lounge. Contact us and get your individual offer.

You can register your team online or by e-mail.

Each participant will be honored with a high-quality finisher medal.

It is noted that photographs and/or videos will be taken at the venue and may be published for the purpose of documenting and promoting the event. By registering/participating in the event, I acknowledge that photographs and video footage of me will be used for press coverage and published in various (social) media, publications and on websites of the organizer.

The entire event day will be accompanied by the sports photographers. After the event the pictures will be made available to you. You decide yourself if you buy your picture set via Sportograf for a small amount.

The changing area is located directly in the area of the start-finish straight on the event grounds. Showers and toilets are also marked on the event area.

The clothing drop-off is open from 08:00 - 14:00.

Restaurants are located in the immediate vicinity of the start/finish area. At the start/finish line you will find our supply of drinks and food.

Leipzig and the Leipzig Neuseenland offer you the best opportunities to combine the start of the half marathon Leipzig with a weekend trip. Book your accommodation now, you can find the best offers here. Just enter your desired date and find the best accommodation for you.

You can find the current site plan HERE.

Basic and emergency medical care is ready for you. The medical care tents are marked accordingly.

Here you will receive your starting documents and all other important information about the event. The registration office is located at the Völkerschlachtdenkmal, An der Tabaksmühle (see map).

Opening hours:

October 14, 2023 12:00 to 16:00

15 October 2023 07:30 to 09:45

Registrations KIDS RUN until 15min. before start still possible.

Changes and late registrations are still possible on the day of the event in the registration office.

The transfer of the starting place to the following year is only possible once until 14 days before the event. The transfer for health reasons is also possible at short notice, but only with presentation of a medical certificate. In addition, a handling fee of 10€ will be charged.

The transfer of the starting place to a substitute starter costs 10€ handling fee.

Parking is available in the area of the Alte Messe. Parking is also available at Kohlrabizirkus (An den Tierkliniken 42, 04103 Leipzig). We ask participants from the half marathon not to park directly in the parking lot in front of the Monument to the Battle of the Nations. This will also be accessible to tourists throughout the event and visitors from the Monument of the Battle of Nations should have the opportunity to park directly there as well.

NOTE: There is no parking provided by the event. Please pay attention to parking prohibition notices. We do not assume any costs for parking tickets, etc.



We are moving with our event in the public space. And although we do not affect the public road traffic, day tourists and residents can be on the adjacent bike and hiking trails. Even if the residents have been informed about the event and stewards are positioned at the neuralgic points, we ask you to be considerate. The instructions of the security personnel must be followed in any case.

We also ask that you do not throw trash such as drinking cups, gel or bar wrappers into the environment. Anyone caught doing this will be given a one minute time penalty.

The best three women, men and teams will be honored. In addition, the first 3 best age groups (men and women separately) will be honored.

For Bambini Run and KIDS RUN all children will be honored on stage after the run, here there will be no honoring according to placements.

The start/finish area is located "An der Tabaksmühle" directly in front of the Völkerschlachtdenkmal Leipzig. The starting line-up for the #LEIPZIG21k will be at 09:45. Please be at the starting area on time. There are the following starting blocks:

A - Elite under 1:30h

B - from 1:30h

C - from 1:45h

D - from 2:00h

E - from 2:15h

F - from 2:30h


There will be no starting blocks for the #LEIPZIG10k, all participants will be in the starting area at 10:05am.

During the opening hours of the registration office you will receive your starting documents there. To pick up your documents, please bring your ticket in printed or digital form. Against a power of attorney another person can also take the starting documents for friends. You will receive your jersey number with disposable transponder as well as your start bag and of course safety pins for your jersey number. The transponder does not have to be returned after the race.

The entire running course is completely cordoned off and secured at the neuralgic points or entrances with stewards and the local police. In addition, medical care is guaranteed.

There will be enough mobile toilets available on the event area "An der Tabaksmühle". Showers and toilets are marked accordingly.

The changing area is located near the start/finish area on the event grounds. The clothes drop-off is open from 08:00 - 14:00.

Each participant will receive his certificate for download as well as printed on site in the registration office.

On the run course there is a refreshment point at kilometer 3.7km, 8.2km, 12.0km, 16.0km and 21.1km. There are also toilets at each aid station.

The finish food includes water, cola, spritzer, bananas and apples.

Should the event be changed or cancelled due to force majeure, weather conditions, official orders, safety risks or other reasons, the participant has no right to a refund of the entry fees or to compensation for other material damages, in particular travel or hotel costs. This does not apply if the organizer is responsible for the cancellation or change of the event due to intent or gross negligence. If the event is cancelled for the reasons mentioned above, the organizer will name a replacement date. All purchased tickets remain valid.


Monument to the Battle of the Nations
An der Tabaksmühle
04299 Leipzig

For the offered competitions only the DLV age groups (from age group 2006 and older) are valid. The classes will be separated by gender (men and women). The following age groups will be honored:

  • U18
  • U20
  • U23 Women/Men
  • Seniors 30
  • Seniors 35
  • Seniors 40
  • Seniors 45
  • Seniors 50
  • Seniors 55
  • Seniors 60
  • Seniors 65
  • Seniors 70
  • Seniors 75
  • Seniors 80

The classification of runners and walkers will not be separated. The start will be together. Younger participants (after 2006) on the half marathon distance need the written confirmation of the legal guardians with the declared consent to participate.

According to DLV guidelines, the top 10 will be ranked by finish (gross time). All other results are sorted according to net times in the internet results service.

On October 15, very experienced time runners (1:30 / 1:45 / 2:00 / 2:15 / 2:30) will be available for the #LEIPZIG21k. For this purpose, you will find corresponding signs with the target times at the starting line-up. The time runners are of course also marked accordingly.

Professional timing with transponder system and personalized race numbers.

13:30 is the finish time for the entire #LEIPZIGRUN

You are welcome to bring family and friends to the Leipzig 2023 Half Marathon. In the start/finish area there will be a colorful supporting program. Other highlights are, in addition to the main races, the KIDS-RUN and the Bambini run.

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