Event info

Remember to update your address information if you have moved or changed your e-mail address, so that you will ensure getting all the necessary information about the event.
You can make the all updates at the runner's profile in which you have received an username and a password at the confirmation email when registered to the event.

Entry fees are non-refundable in every case. Participants does not need to inform the organisation about possible cancellations before the event.

DISTANCE  AGE GROUP  YEAR OF BIRTH
~1,000 meters  5 years (2012 and after)
~1,000 meters  7 years (2010 and 2011)
~1,000 meters  9 years (2008 and 2009)
~1,000 meters  11 years (2006 and 2007)
~1,000 meters  13 years  (2004 and 2005)

NOTICE! No timing at any age group.

The event office is located on Friday May 18th, 2018 at Töölö Sports Hall (Töölön kisahalli), address: Paavo Nurmen kuja 1, entrance from the Mäntymäentie-street). On Saturday 19th May at 8am, the office is relocated at the Eläintarha Sports field, address: Vauhtitie 6.

All of the Minimarathon participants need to pick up their running numbers and a t-shirts from the event office before the race, latest on Saturday by 9 AM! Only the runner´s name is needed when picking up the race package.  

The opening hours for the event office

Friday May, 18th, 2018  9 am - 7pm at Töölö Sports Hall, adress: Paavo Nurmen kuja 1, Helsinki
Saturday May 19th, 2018  8 am - 9 am at Eläintarha sports field, adress: Vauhtitie 6, Helsinki

Outside the event, you can contact the office by e-mail or by phone.

The finish line for Minimarathon is located at the Helsinki Telia 5G-areena.

After finishing the run every participant will get a medal and can enjoy some snacks and refreshments at the Areena. After the run it is still possible to go back to Eläintarha Sports field to play and enjoy the activities. It will be open until 1 PM.

In case you cannot find your name on the start list, even though you have paid the entry fee, contact the office maraton(at)sul.fi

 

The Start: Eläintarha Sports field (Eläintarhan urheilukenttä, address: Vauhtitie 6, 00250 Helsinki)

The Finish area: Telia 5G-areena (address: Urheilukatu 5, 00250 Helsinki)

The running number needs to be attached in front of a shirt and be visible during the whole race. The runners can keep their running numbers after the Minimarathon.

Spectators can access the Minimarathon Finish area at the Telia 5G-areena from the same cate as the runners use.
Spectators can also watch Minimarathon from the Telia 5G- areena main section, which will be open from 8.30 am forward.

There are all together 10 start groups in Minimarathon, divided by age and gender.

The first group will start running at 9 am. The oldest children start first. Before the each start there will be a fun warm-up for the runners. It is recommended to arrive to the event by 9.00 am so that there is enough time to enjoy the activities before the run.

The schedule for May, 19th 2018 at Helsinki City Running Day

In 2018 all our running event are on the same day which is called Helsinki City Running Day. You can find the schedule for the all events in below

 

Friday May 18th, 2018

9am-7pm (9-19)                    Sportyfeel Helsinki City Marathon, Sportyfeel Helsinki City Run, Helsinki City Marathon relay, Helsinki City 5 and Minimarathon

                                               competition office and Running Expo area is open at Töölö Sports Hall (Töölön Kisahalli) A-side of the hall (A-halli).

                                               The address: Paavo Nurmen kuja 1, Helsinki. Entrance is located at the eastern side (the parking area's side).

 

The running bib has to be picked up during the opening times of the competition office, the bibs must be picked up at least 1,5 hours before individual starting times. 

Helsinki City Run Sportyfeel, Helsinki City Marathon and Minimarathon t-shirt must be collected from B-side of Töölö hall (B-hall). In addition, The t-shirt is available only before the event. Please note that you need to know your bib number before picking it up. Another person may pick up the bib and the t-shirt on behalf of the runner. In that case, please give your running number information to the person picking up your race package.

Saturday May 19th, 2018

at 8:00               Minimarathon Competition office opens at Eläintarha Athletics field, Note the different location than on Friday!

at 8:00                  Sportyfeel Helsinki City Marathon, Sportyfeel Helsinki City Run, Marathonrelay, Helsinki City 5 Competition Office and Expo area opens
                              at Töölö Sports Hall (Töölön Kisahalli)

at 8:30                  Telia 5 G Arena grandstand seating is open to spectators

at 9:00               Minimarathon number pick up closes at Eläintarha Sports field

at 9:00               Minimarathon's start

at 9.00                  Clothing & gear check area and storage for valuables opens at Bollis (a football field next to Telia 5 G arena)
                              It is open on Saturday 19th from 9am until 9:30pm and you may leave the goods only in the official gear bag (green or red) at your own risk                                  

10.30                    Sportyfeel Helsinki City Run running bib pick up closes

11.15                     Sportyfeel Helsinki City Run's the first starting groups are ready in the starting area on the Mäntymäki field (Mäntymäentie).

11.30-12.10           Sportyfeel Helsinki City Run's starts 

12:00                    Sportyfeel Helsinki City Marathon's and Marathon relay's Clothing & gear check area and storage for valuables opens at Bollis

13:00                    Helsinki City 5 running bib pick up closes

13:00                    Sportyfeel Helsinki City Marathon's import own drinks to the office will end

14:00                    Sportyfeel Helsinki City Marathon's running bib pick up closes and the Running Expo and the Intersport running shop (A-Hall) closes. 
                             Expo at the B-hall is still open

14:45                    Helsinki City Marathon's runners ready at Mäntymäentie

14:45                    Helsinki City 5 runners ready at Ruoholahti market square

15:00                    Helsinki City Marathon starts at Mäntymäentie, next to Paavo Nurmi statue

15.10                    Sportyfeel Helsinki City Run running time ends

15:15                    Helsinki City 5 at Ruoholahti market square 

15:30                    Helsinki City Marathon Relay starts at Mäntymäentie, next to Paavo Nurmi statue

16:15                    Helsinki City 5 running time ends

21:10                    Sportyfeel Helsinki City Marathon running time ends

21:30                    Clothing & gear check area and storage for valuables

21.30                    Competiton info closes

We recommended to use public transport as we don't have any reserved parking areas for the runners. During the event 18.-19.5.2018 the competition office is located at Töölö Sports Hall (Töölön Kisahalli) A-side of the hall (A-halli). The address: Paavo Nurmen kuja 1, Helsinki. Entrance is located at the eastern side (the parking area's side).

Competition Office opening hours:
Friday May 18, 2018 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM (9:00-19:00)
Saturday May 19, 2018 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM (9:00-14:00)

The running bib and t-shirt can be picked up during the opening times of the competition office, at the latest on Saturday 19.5.2018 at 10:30 am. The t-shirt is available only before the event. Please note that you need to know your bib number before picking it up. The event t-shirts must be collected from B-side of the Töölö Hall (B-halli). Another person may pick up the bib and the t-shirt on behalf of the runner. In that case, please give your running number information to the person picking up your race package.

The Expo Area is attached to the Competition Office. You may purchase sports equipment, products and other services provided by the event partners there. At the B-hall you can find event programs that include interviews, panel discussions and presentations.

 

Eläintarha Sports field, Saturday May 19th, 2018  8am - 1pm: The start of Minimarathon and lots of fun activities for children

The Telia 5 G arena, Saturday May 19th, 2018 8:30am- 1pm, The finish Line, medals and post-race snacks.