FAQ – Ring Running Series


We are sure you still have questions about the Ring Running Series. We have compiled the most important questions and answers below and hope to be able to help you.

Questions about registration

Registration for the half marathon and marathon on November 25 is open until November 19, 2023.

SEPA direct debit and credit card

Yes, a limited number of starting places will be available at short notice on site at a late registration price of €69 (half marathon) or €89 (marathon) (10,- € late registration fee included)

A change of registration to another person is possible on site during late registration for a processing fee of €10.
Unauthorized transfer of the bib number to another person will result in disqualification and possibly exclusion of the runner from further races.

If you do not appear (no show), there is no right to a refund of the entry fee. The fee for any additional services booked (medal engraving, photos, etc.) can be reimbursed. This requires a written cancellation which must sent to the organizer no later than 24 hours before the event. Please contact info@ringrunningseries.com

The minimum age is:

  • Half marathon: 16 years (age group 2007 and older)
  • Marathon: 18 years (age group 2005 and older)

If you change your registration from the marathon to the half-marathon distance at the autumn event 2023, there is no right to a refund of the difference. In the case of a change of registration from the half marathon to the marathon distance, the difference in the participation fee must be paid.
A registration change must be sent to the organizer no later than 7 days before the event.

However, registered marathon participants can decide during the run to finish after the half marathon distance. In this case you will be listed in the result list of the half marathon. There is no right to a refund of the difference in fee.

Registered half marathon participants cannot decide to run the marathon during the run. If this regulation is not observed, there is no right to a ranking in the marathon result list.

If the race is cancelled, you can register for a follow-up event free of charge, provided there are still free starting places. If there are no starting places or you cannot start on these dates, your entry fee can be refunded. However, the amount paid for specially designated sporting events to cover the costs of organizing and preparing the event against the background of the unforeseeable consequences of the Covid 19 pandemic, without which the sporting event would not have been possible for us, will not be reimbursed.

Questions about the race

Yes, there is free parking available at the Hockenheimring. You can see the exact location here.

Yes, the route has been officially measured to enable the times elapsed to be included in leaderboards. After official measurement, the route received the AIMS certificate.

Spectators and companions can follow the race next to the course or can take a seat on the inner grandstand C (Motodrom).

Depending on your expected finish time and your bib number, you will be assigned a start slot in which your personal start will take place. We recommend being on site 2 hours prior to your start time.

There are 2 aid stations per loop:

Station 1 (finish line): water, cola, AMSPORT Energy Mineral (Iso), AMSPORT Energy Competition Gel, fruit

Station 2 (East Curve Entrance): Water

AMSPORT® is our official partner for sports nutrition. The AMSPORT® Endurance PowerSet can be tested before the race. You can order the test package via the AMSPORT® website. This includes:

  • a can of Energy Mineral Orange 500ml including a drinking bottle
  • one Energy Bar each chocolate and cranberry
  • 3 pieces Competition Gel Forest Fruit
  • one tube each of Fast Hydration Orange and Citrus Lime

Produktinformationen „AMSPORT® Energy Mineral Bundle mit Trinkflasche“
Das AMSPORT® Energy MineralPulverzur Herstellung eines isotonischen Getränks ohne mögliche Nachteile von freier Fruktose. Während der Belastung können Energie- & Flüssigkeitsverlust zu Leistungseinbußen führen. Mit dem AMSPORT® Energy Mineral gibst du deinem Körper genau das was er dann braucht!

  • Energie aus 3 schnell verfügbare Kohlenhydratquellen
  • Effizienter Ausgleich des Elektrolytverlustes
  • Erfrischend-fruchtiger Geschmack
  • Besonders ergiebig: Reicht für 17 Liter Fertiggetränk

Im Testpaket mit Trinkflasche und erhältlich mit erfrischendem Orangengeschmack – ein Muss für alle, die an ihre Grenzen gehen und manchmal auch darüber hinaus. Bekannt aus den Ring Running Series 2021!


  • Ohne Gluten
  • Ohne freie Fruktose
  • Weniger als < 0,1 g Laktose in 100 g Produkt
  • Frei von Fett und Ballaststoffen

Produktinformationen „AMSPORT® Energy Bar“
  • Schnelle Energieversorgung
  • Verschiedene Kohlenhydratquellen
  • Wirkt einem Leistungsabfall entgegen
  • Ideal für Ausdauer- und Intervallsportler

Während langer und harter Trainingseinheiten, ist es wichtig Deinen Körper mit der richtigen Energie zu unterstützen. Der AMSPORT® Energy Bar versorgt dich innerhalb kürzester Zeit mit schnell verfügbaren Kohlenhydraten. Die Haferflocken halten deinen Blutzucker über längeren Zeitraum konstant hoch und verhindern so einen Leistungsabfall durch Unterzuckerung.
Nur so kannst Du gleichzeitig Leistung und Ausdauer steigern und Dein Potenzial voll ausschöpfen.
Natürlich in dem hohen Qualitätsstandard von AMSPORT®.


  • Snack für ausdauerintensiven Sport
  • Mit echten Haferflocken
  • Natürlicher Geschmack

Produktinformationen „AMSPORT® Fast Hydration Elektrolytes“
Die AMSPORT® Fast Hydration Elektrolytes versorgen dich effizient mit wichtigen Elektrolyten und sind dabei frei von Zucker.

  • Abgestimmtes Verhältnis von Natrium, Kalium, Magnesium und Chlorid
  • Nur 8 kcal pro Portion
  • Bereits zwei Tabletten liefern dir die Natriummenge für eine ausreichende Rehydration
  • Fruchtiger Geschmack, schnelle Löslichkeit, ideal für unterwegs

Kein klebriges Gefühl mehr im Mund. Die AMSPORT® Fast Hydration Elektrolytes liefern dir neben den wichtigen Elektrolyten, einen angenehm fruchtigen Geschmack, ohne zu süß zu schmecken. So versorgst du deinen Körper effizient mit Flüssigkeit, bleibst konzentriert und erreichst neue Höchstleistungen!


  • Ohne Zucker
  • Ohne Salz (als NaCl)
  • Durstlöschend
  • Kalorienarm

Produktinformationen „AMSPORT® Energy Competition Gel“

Das AMSPORT® Energy Competition Gel ist gemacht, um dich selbst während härtester Belastungen, schnell mit Energie zu versorgen.

  • Abgestimmtes Kohlenhydrat- und Aminosäureverhältnis
  • Besonders gute Verträglichkeit, da laktosefrei, glutenfrei und ohne freie Fruktose
  • Wirkt einem Leistungsabfall entgegen
  • Fertig portioniert und ideal für unterwegs

Unser bestes Wettkampfprodukt in der leckeren Sorte Waldfrucht. Bekannt aus den Ring Running Series 2021!


  • Ohne Laktose
  • Ohne Gluten
  • Ohne freie Fruktose
  • Frei von potenziellen Allergenen

On the day of the event there will be various offers for spectators and participants. These include guided tours, e-kart driving or a visit to the restaurant. More details will follow shortly.

Questions about the procedure after the race

Yes, You can also pay for your engraving on site at the engraving stand for €10. The engraving is done on site.

No. Unfortunately, for logistical reasons, we cannot provide you with any showers. Please bear this in mind when participating and bring spare clothing with you.

FinisherPix is the official photo partner of the Ring Running Series. About 48 hours after the race you will find your photos on www.finisherpix.com
You can pre-order your photos at a reduced price as part of your registration. During the run, make sure that your start number is always visibly facing forward and laugh when you cross the finish line!

Photos 17. Oktober 2021
Photos 19. März 2022
Photos 27. November 2022

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