Mini Dam tot Damlopen

Does your child want to experience the Dam tot Damloop? That is possible during the Mini Dam tot Damloop, especially for children from 4 until 13 years old. Start at Zaandam or Amsterdam North and participate in the shorter or longer distance. At Zaandam there are 2.500 children at the start. Also in Amsterdam North at the Molenwijkpark there is a Mini Dam tot Damloop for 500 children.


Start the Mini Dam tot Damloop at Zaandam at the Burcht and enjoy your medal after the finish at the Peperstraat. Do not forget to go to the special children’s party with very cool performances and child activities.

There are three distances:
  • 0,6 km (4 until 7 years old)
  • 1,2 km (8 and 9 years old)
  • 2,2 km (10 until 13 years old)

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Also in Amsterdam North there is a Mini Dam tot Damloop. The department Sports of the district Amsterdam North together with Le Champion organises this mini run for children form the area of Amsterdam North. The start is at the schoolyard of the Bonkelaar and the finish is at the Cruijff Court at the Molenwijk. After the finish you can enjoy all Damlopers who pass by afterwards. So stick around and encourage them!

There are two distances:
  • 1,0 km (4 until 7 years old)
  • 1,8 km (8 until 13 years old)

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Mini Dam tot Damloop clinics

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Would you like to prepare your children as good as possible for the Mini Dam tot Damloop? Learn everything about running techniques and the warming-up during the Mini Dam tot Damloop clinics. Click on the button above for more information.

Children’s party at the Burcht

 After an unforgettable Mini Dam tot Damloop, showing your medal at school and catching your breath with a drinking bottle it is time for the real children’s party! Let your child(ren) enjoy the sportive activities like foosball, running on the obstacle course or dancing at fun performances. The program follows soon!