First people arrive for International Four Day Marches NijmegenSports Not vetted story Vetted story Nijmegen, Netherlands - 15 July 2012
The first people arrive for the world biggest walking event “The 4Daagse” in Nijmegen Holland.
The International Four Day Marches Nijmegen (or Vierdaagse) is the largest marching event in the world. It is organised every year in Nijmegen in mid-July as a means of promoting sport and exercise.
From Tuesday July 17, 2012 till Friday July 20, 2012 more than 42 000 people will walk the Dutch countryside around the city of Nijmegen.
People can choose between three distances. 50,40 and 30 K a day. Today and tomorrow the registration takes place. The big finaly will be on Friday with the big welcome parade into the city of Nijmegen.