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.

~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 August 11, 2017 in the Töölön Kisahalli (Töölö Sports hall, address: Paavo Nurmen kuja 1, entrance from the Mäntymäentie-street). On Saturday morning August 12, the office is relocated to 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 August 11, 2017  12 PM - 8 PM at Töölö Sports Hall, adress: Paavo Nurmen kuja 1, Helsinki
Saturday August 12, 2017  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 Chiquita 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 10 AM forward.

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

The first group will start running at 10 AM. Before the each start there will be a fun warm-up for the runners. It is recommended to arrive to the event by 9.30 AM so that there is enough time to enjoy the activities before the run.

Each Minimarathon runner will have their start group and start time written to their bib number.


~10:00 Boys 5 years, groups 1,2,3

~10:15 Girls 5 years, groups 4,5,6

~10.30 Boys 7 years, groups 7,8

~10:45 Girls 7 years, groups 9,10

~11:00 Boys 9 years, groups 11,12

~11.15 Girls 9 years, groups 13,14

~11:30 Boys 11 years, group 15

~11:45 Girls 11 years, group 16

~12:00 Boys 13 years, group 17

~12:15 Girls 13 years, group 18


Eläintarha Sports field, Saturday August 12, 2017 9 AM- 1 PM: The start of the Chiquita Minimarathon and lots of fun activities for children

The Telia 5G-areena, Saturday August 12, 2017 10 AM- 1 PM, The finish Line, medals and post-race snacks.