Known for thousands of coastal islands, beautiful forests, and mountain landscapes, Sweden has no shortage of terrain and countryside to peruse. Both in the snowy winter season and during the mild summers lighted up by the midnight sun. Whether you are a city runner or someone who wants to hit the highest peaks of the world, there is a marathon for everyone.
Running enthusiasts can partake in half marathons such as famous Göteborgsvarvet, or try their hand at one of the most grueling ultra marathons on earth AXA Fjällmarathon. From mountain to trail to road running, you can see the most amazing sites the globe has to offer. Hit the ground running from coast to coast, its the best way to immerse yourself in the fantastic sites Sweden has to offer.
The Perfect Sweden Marathons 2019 is Awaiting You!
If you are looking for your next destination run, Sweden is a perfect place to visit. There are a vast number of events to choose from. Whether you are a newbie marathoner or a seasoned one, a vast number of races from flat and fast to hill and terrain are awaiting your registration. If crowds and city racing are your preference, then the Jonkoping Marathon is the one to choose.
For the trailblazer seeker, the Soteleden Terrain Extreme Marathon is a perfect challenge. For the participant looking for something in-between the two, the Skracklanmaraton has beautiful park scenes and historical buildings dating back to 1644 to admire as you race by. Whatever your desire is, there is a perfect Sweden Marathon 2019 event for you. So, what are you waiting for? Choose the one that inspires you, register to commit, and get those feet pounding today!
Good to Know
To travel to Sweden you will need specific documentation. Although when traveling from the US a visa is not needed unless you want to stay 90 days or more.
If you want to rent a car to drive around Sweden you have to be a minimum of 18 years old. You also have to have had a license for more than two years in your country of origin.
May to September are the best times to travel to Sweden. Although you can see amazing sites year round, if you travel during the winter, the weather can get really cold. If you want to see the Northern Lights while traveling, late September to early April are the best times to visit Sweden.
Things To Think About
Is registering for your event required? If participation is limited, making sure you are a registered participant is critical before making travel plans.