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Kharkiv International Marathon

Quick facts

Location Kharkiv, Ukraine

Distance Marathon

Rescheduled to 04 Oct 2020

Previous date: 12 Apr 2020

About Kharkiv International Marathon

Epikur Kharkiv International Marathon is going to be the most memorable holiday of sport and a healthy lifestyle in 2018.
The main purpose of the event is to promote running in Ukraine by combining professional runners, amateurs and beginners from across the country.

Two main distances 10k and 42k will pass through the most beautiful places in Kharkiv: on Sumska street, Pushkinska street and on Nauki avenue. Participants will run through the Maxim Gorkiy and Taras Shevchenko parks. They will see spectacular sightseeing of the city: Constitution and Architectorov Squares, "Mirror stream", the Historical Museum, a monument to the mythical founder of the city Cossack Kharko.

First Kharkov Marathon 2014. gathered more than 10 thousand people. Largely due to this event Kharkiv is called as running capital of Ukraine. 

So join us, it will be cool!


Kharkiv International Marathon

  • 42.195km

Kharkiv International 10 km

  • 10km

Kharkiv International Half Marathon

  • 21.097km

Kharkiv International 3 km

  • 3km


Aid Stations

There will be 5 Feed Stations with water, isotonic and bananas on the course located every 5 k.

Maximum Time

Time limit for distance 42.195 k – 6 hours. Time limit for 10 k distance – 1,5 hours. Participants who did not finish in that time have to leave the race and stop the competition.


Kharkov Freedom Square



This course give participants amazing views of the city's main tourist attractions such as Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure, Taras Shevchenko Park, Zerkal’naya Struya, Kharkiv Historical Museum, Constitution Square, Architects Square, the best Golf Club in Ukraine "Superior Golf Club" and the monument to the founders of Kharkiv.


The race starts and finishes at Kharkov Freedom Square. From there, the route leads runners along important avenues such as Sumskaya, Pushkinskaya and Lenin Avenue.

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.