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Fjellmaraton

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Quick facts

Location Beitostølen, Norway

Distance Marathon

Date 06 Jun 2020

About Fjellmaraton

The Norwegian Mountain Marathon is an exercise event with distances suitable for the whole family and participants of all ages. 

The events include Marathon, Half Marathon, Mountain Goat 10 km Cross Country + Mountain Goat (class without timing), Minithon 7 km and a Kids Race approximately 800m.

The race is held in the city of Beitostølen,Norway.

The Marathon start is about 900 meters, the highest point is about 1400 meters and finish at about 900 masl. The course takes runners from Besstrond over paved road surface through a beautiful desolate mountain landscape to the finish area in  Beitostølen. The Half Marathon starts at the highest point of the Marathon course and you run down to the same finis at Beitostølen

In 2019 there were about 2000 participants that took advantage of the national park to complete a distance at The Norwegian Mountain Marathon.

Practicalities

Accommodation

At Beitostølen you have a good selection of accommodation options. Main event with sales, start number distribution, Blemmeball etc. takes place at the Marathon Hotel Radisson Blu Resort. Radisson Blu Resort is a sponsor of the Mountain Marathon, they sponsor free winners' rooms, and make the entire Beito Hall available every year.

After Race Services

Unfortunately we cannot offer wardrobe and shower facilities in the finish area. Radisson SAS Resort and Bergo Hotel sells wardrobe and shower tickets at reception. This costs NOK. 40. The offer can be used as far as capacity is concerned. Otherwise, we hope that others have similar opportunities at their respective accommodations. The race has medical services in the finish area. 

Age Limit

None

Aid Stations

Drinking stations with Maxim sports drink, juice and water can be found at approx. every 5 km and at the finish. Marathon and half-marathon runners should drink before the thirst comes.

Award Medals

Everyone who completes Fjellmaraton gets a medal in the finish area, and there are special prizes and awards in each category. The awards ceremony takes place at the square outside Bergo Hotel, on its own stage facing the square outside Sporten and Svingen Pub.

Equipment Storage

Your equipment will be brought from start to marked areas at the finish.

Maximum Time

Marathon runnrs have to pass the highest point of the course, at the half marathon start, within three hours

Parking

Parking is available in Beitostølen

Provided Photo Service

We have our own photographer who posts pictures on our sites after the race.

Qualifications

None

Race Kit Includes

Medal, bus transport to start, ticket to the post race party "Blemmeballet".

Refreshments

Drinking stations with Maxim sports drink, juice and water can be found at approx. every 5 km and at the finish. Marathon and half-marathon runners should drink before the thirst comes

Timing

Intermediate times are detected by transmitters on the roadside. Remember and pass the transmitters at a maximum distance of three meters for time recording!

Transport

There will be transportation by bus to most starting areas.

Fjellmaraton Route Map

Fjellmaraton Route Map

Start:

Besstrond

Beitostølen,no

Finish:

Beitostølen

Beitostølen,no

Highlights

The start Besstrond  is about 900 meters, the highest point is about 1400 meters course fo paved road surface through a beautiful desolate mountain landscape to the finish area in  Beitostølen.

Overview

The start is about 900 meters, the highest point is about 1400 meters,Besstrond.The course takes runners from Besstrond over paved road surface through a beautiful desolate mountain landscape to the finish area in  Beitostølen.      
 


Fjellmaraton Trivia

In 2014, there were over 2,000 participants who used the Jotunheimen to complete one of the distances of - The Norwegian Mountain Marathon.


Fjellmaraton Ticket prices: 440.00kr nok - 650.00kr nok

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.