Virtual Helsinki Marathon 2020

Welcome to Virtual Helsinki Marathon 2020

Now you have a chance to take part in Helsinki Marathon 2020 also in virtual race! The race is open for everyone – it doesn’t matter in which country or city you run – all you need is a phone or watch with gps, and an application from which you can share your route and time to us with a link.

Virtual Helsinki Marathon rules and practicalities:

Distance

Each runner will run marathon (42,2 k).

Race duration and rules

You have time to run and register results between 13.10.-15.11.2020 (organiser maintains the right to make changes to schedule).

You can perform your runs anywhere and any time until 15.11.2020, as long as you can share us link to gps-route with time date from your tracking application (e.g. Strava, Sports Tracker, etc.)

All the distances have to be run or walked without breaks in timing. 

Registration and registration fees

Registration is free, but you can also support the organiser by purchasing voluntary registration package that includes Helsinki Marathon 2020 medal or medal + Helsinki Marathon t-shirt.

Options: 

  • Participation 0 €
    • Participation is free!
  • Support 5 €
    • Support fee to help organizer to cover costs of virtual event
  • Participation + medal 15 €
    • Helsinki Marathon 2020 finisher medal (medals will be mailed after the race for everyone who completed marathon).
  • Participation + medal + t-shirt 25 €
    • Voluntary payment to support the organiser.
    • Helsinki Marathon 2020 finisher medals will be mailed after the race for everyone who completed marathon)
    • Helsinki Marathon t-shirt (technical Björn Borg shirt)

Payment methods at the web platform are most of the common credit cards. If you want to pay your package with Finnish sport vouchers, add to Coupon field the code VOUCHER and pay your registration by following these instructions: How to pay with Finnish sport vouchers

Times and results

Times of your runs and the link to tracker data are uploaded in the event platform where you get access after the registration.

You can update your results to the platform maximum of 2 times. Be careful when adding times and gps-links, because after sending one result you can’t make changes to it anymore.

Results (added to the platform by Sunday) will be updated to this page every Monday starting from 19.10.

Prizes

We will have surprise prizes from our partners!

Social media

You can update your runs to social media with hashtag #werunvirtual2020

Also it would be cool if you tag @helsinkimarathon to your Instagram-stories, and we can share them to our followers!

Bib numbers

Download here bib number for your run and get the feeling of a big event also on your virtual run. Choose either number 42,2 or photoshop any number and name to the empty version.

Remember also our other virtual running events:

Standings 25.10.2020 (* = new time)

Virtual Helsinki Marathon 2020 – Men
1 Toni Janka Uaraci Runners 2.55.45

Virtual Helsinki Marathon 2020 – Women
1 Susann Berg Finland 4.16.13*
2 Sanna Haikonen 4.44.09*
3 Salla Tähtisaari Suomi 5.09.14*