Organizers are once again expecting some 16,000 runners for this year's tradition-steeped race through Zürich's old city center and the Bahnhofstrasse. 

The New Year's Eve Run provides a unique opportunity to run through the brightly decorated car-free Old Town. Various distances are featured, ranging from 1.4 to 8.6 km. The Zürcher New Year's Eve Run regularly features some of the world's elite runners.