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Welcome to SEB Tallinn Marathon!

01.12.2016

SEB Tallinn Marathon will take place on September 8th to 10th in Tallinn. The Race Office is on the Freedom Square.

SEB Tallinn Marathon has secured a spot in runners race schedules and is attractive destination for participants who seek new running and race experiences. 18765 running enthusiasts from 54 different countries participated in the last year’s event.

 

As a tradition, the marathon will take place in every second Sunday of September, this year 10th of September, and the participants will have a choice to run either a marathon (42,195 km) or half-marathon (21,1 km). 10 km and Mesikäpp Children races will take place a day eariler, on Saturday 10th of September. All walkers and Nordic walkers are also welcome to attend the 10 km race. Make sure to attend or come support We Run Tallinn for youth, which will take place a Friday evening, 9th of September.

 

Like in other famous running events in the world, the Tallinn Marathon course will not only run though the Old Town but also introduce the participants the modern part of the town by passing the well known sights. The course has filled the international requirements and is fast. Also, the weather in September in this latitude should favor all the participants. This is an important aspect why the successful runners from well-known running countries come to Tallinn and also is perfect for recreational athletes to reach their goals. But the most important aspect of it is thousands of running enthusiasts spreading the joy of running.

 

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See you in the start line!

 

 

Tallinna Maraton’s races held over the weekend gathered a record number of 23,940 sports enthusiasts, which makes it the sports event with the largest number of participants ever held in Estonia.

Tallinna Maraton races held over the weekend, 7-9 September, made up the sports event with the largest participant number that the one-hundred-year-old Estonia has ever witnessed. 3,914 runners partook in the 5 km Nike We Run Tallinn youth race held in Old Town and its vicinity on Friday. 3,637 kids in different age groups raced in the Mesikäpp kids’ races on Saturday. 10,201 active people reached the finish line of the 10 km held on the same evening. 3,697 runners finished the 21.1 km half-marathon raced today. 2,491 brave runners finished the classic 42.2 km marathon distance, which makes this event the international marathon with the largest number of participants ever held in the Baltic states.

Five thousand foreign guests from sixty countries celebrated Estonia’s 100thbirthday by running the different tracks of Tallinna Maraton. These numbers are also new records and make the sports event with the largest participant number of Estonia also the sports event with the largest number of foreign participants.

 

Runners came from all the Estonian counties and cities, more than one thousand work teams and companies participated. All the participants ran in total 300,000 km and drank more than 50,000 litres of water and sports drinks.

 

For the first time ever, more than thirteen hundred people were involved in preparing and hosting the Tallinna Maraton.

 

The organisers would like to sincerely thank all the participants, onlookers, assistants and the patient citizens who all made the Run of the Century possible on the 100thanniversary of the Republic of Estonia.