In the Main Street Storgata
Tromsø kommune, Rådhusgata, Tromsø, Norge
It is renowned for its torch-lit route and the chance of running underneath the aurora borealis.
Start and finish in the main street Storgata. The course goes out to the airport area following footpaths. Here it turns, and follows the same route back to the city center. If the weather allows it, the course will be marked with burning torches.
Polar Night Halfmarathon is an annual half marathon running competition in Tromsø, Norway. It takes place in the beginning of January, during the Polar night-period, when the sun does not rise above the horizon. At almost 70° north, It is renowned for its torch-lit route and the chance of running underneath the aurora borealis.
The city Tromso is situated above the Polar Circle and is renowned to be a faboulous place to see the norther lights. The polar night period in Tromsø lasts from November 21st until January 21st. During this time of year we only have a few hours of daylight.
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