menu
menu

Terwa Marathon

Quick facts

Location Oulu, Finland

Distance Marathon

Date 18 May 2019

About Terwa Marathon

It’s the easiest sport ever, all you need are great shoes. And yet it’s demanding for both the mind and the body. Maybe that’s why running has become so popular lately, and with it races where you can challenge yourself. Pack your shoes and hop on a plane and discover a wonderful destination in blooming springtime. If you’re really tough you’ll run in Oulu.

You are warmly welcome to experience the inspiring running vibes of Oulu, a beautiful city located on the shore of the Gulf of Bothnia in Finland.

Terwamarathon (Terwahölkkä ja -maraton) takes place in Oulu, which is located on the shore of the Gulf of Bothnia in Finland. Terwamarathon is member of AIMS-organisation. After passing the finish line there is service area where all runners who finish will receive an exclusive medal, water, squeezy sport drink and sweets. This course is perfect to improve runners personal best time and is an easy course for first time marathon runners. You, your family and your kids will have the chance to take home a medal to remeber this wonderful running experience in one of the most fascinating place of Northern Europe!

The start line is just outside the athletic stadium of Oulu. The course is scenic, flat and fast. Marathon runners run the half marathon course twice. The finish line is located at the stadium.

Distances

Terwa Marathon

  • 42.195km

Terwa 1/2 Marathon

  • 21.097km

Terwakymppi

  • 10km

Practicalities

Award Medals

Top-5 finishers in open divisions and top-3 in each age group will receive their prizes at stadium. All runners who cross the finish line will receive a medal. There is also a lottery where all participants can win extra prizes.

Refreshments

Water, sports drink, bananas, etc. are served at every 3-4 km.

Timing

Timing will be carried out by a RFID chip. Timing chip needs to be connected into running shoe

Start:

Athletic Stadium of Oulu

Oulu,fi

Difficulty

flat

Overview

The route is 21.1 km long and marathon runners make the loop twice. The race start and finish are at the athletic stadium of Oulu. The course is relatively flat and fast: the difference between the highest and the lowest point of the course is 16 meters. This course is perfect to improve your personal best time and is an easy course for first time marathon runners. It safely runs along paved pedestrian and bicycle ways in very scenic waterfront, over several bridges and through peaceful neighborhoods of Oulu.

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.