Runner Info

Sign up & Registration:
  • All participants (national and / or international) can sign up on line through this link: Palestine Marathon 2025
  • Palestinian runners can sign up through  Visa  or vouchers bought in specific locations. For more information about sign-up for Palestinians, please visit the Arabic page.
Registration Conditions:
  • Once registration has been duly processed, there will be no fee refund for participants who do not eventually participate in the Event or in case of cancelation.
  • Switching between races is not allowed once the registration has been paid and finalized.
  • Switching names is allowed through our registration system and through the regisration period.
  • Age limits: for the Full Marathon is +17 years old, Half Marathon is +16 years old, 10KM is +13 years old.
Pick up the race pack:

Runners kits will be distributed at:

  • Ramallah: Sareyyet First Ramallah Group/ Al Tireh on April  19-20 / 2025  From 10:00- 20:00
  • Bethlehem: Manager Square/ Peace Center on april 22,23,24 / 2025  From 10:00 – 20:00.
  • Participants must present their bib number confirmation email and photo ID to pick up their race pack.
  • BIB PICK UP on Race Day is not available.
  • If a runner cannot pick up their race pack, a friend or family member may pick up the packet with a copy of the runner’s photo ID and bib number confirmation email.
  • T-shirt exchanges is not allowed during the BIB PICK UP.


Start Line and Start Area

  • The starting line and start area are identical for all the races: at the Church of Nativity in the centre of the Old City of Bethlehem (Manger Square )
  • It may take about 10 minutes to get from the staging area to the start area during congestion. Please plan your time accordingly.
  • Measurement of personal time only begins when you cross the starting line.


The following services will be provided in the staging and start areas 

  • Separate dressing rooms and toilets for men and women at the PEACE CENTER
  • Baggage facilities: will be available near the start & finish area. (Peace center 2nd floor ), make sure to deposit your belongings in the correct area
  • Massage rooms, only for the Full and Half marathon runners.
  • Energetic and rhythmic warm-up and aerobic activity.
  • Information center and lost and found booth
  • First aid stations
  • Medals stations


The Finish Line

The finish line for the Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 10Km race participants will be the same as the start line, and the following services will be provided

  • Massage rooms, only for the Full and Half marathon runners.
  • First aid stations
  • Water stations
  • Medals stations


The Race Route

The following services will be provided through the race route:

  • Water Stations will be provided every 2.5km and at the finish.
  • Sponges will be Provided at the 10 km.
  • Toilets: will be provided after the following stations on the Marathon route: 5km, 10km, 15km, 20km, and at the finish (Peace center)
  • An Ambulance and medical station will be available approximately 200 metres after each main drink station on the Marathon route at 5km, 10km, 15km, and at the finish. Medics will also be present at every intermediary station.


Bib Numbers and start times

Runners must arrive at the start area according to the following start times to enable an efficient and timely start:

BIB Number

Arrive at race start area

Race Start Time

Full Marathon06:00 AM06:30 AM
Half Marathon06:00 AM06:30 AM
10KM Race07:30 AM08:30 AM
5KM Family Race09:00 AM11:00 AM