The event will give you the opportunity to have a fun-filled evening with great atmosphere. It will be kicked off by a run for the kids.
Water and sports drink is available at hydration stations along the course.
Each participant will receive a participant medal upon completion of the walk/races. Top finishers will receive prizes after the event.
Time schedule 2020
16.00 Kids Run Helsinki Beach 400 m
16.30 Kids Run Helsinki Beach 800 m
20.30 Half marathon, 10 km and 5 km Walk start
Event will be organized with certain special arrangements. Due to corona-virus situation we will take into account current guidelines and limitations given by Finnish authorities.
More detailed information will be given to the participants before the race
We hope you all will have understanding for the exceptional practicalities that in the end enable the event during these challenging times
Event start time: 1st August 2020
Start/Finish: Hietaranta Beach, 00100 Helsinki
Registration: You can see the registration fees and register for the Helsinki Twilight Run & Walk 2020 soon here. The registration is open at the website until 30th July 2020. After that you can late-register at the event latest one hour before the race.
Race Packet Pickup: On the race day 1st August from 5.00 pm at Hietaranta Beach, address: Hiekkarannantie 1, Helsinki. You can also pick up your friend's packet. You will receive an email of your race number on 31st July. If you don't
receive the message, you will get your packet by your name.
BIB-number: BIB-number is personal and you are only allowed to run with your own number. Please attach the number on the front side of your running shirt/belt.
Event shirt: Event shirt is included in the registration price and you will receive it when you pick up your race packet.
Timing: Participants in the half marathon and 10 K will be timed. 5k
walk will not be timed. Maximum running/walking time is 3 hours.
Results 2020 will be found here!
Specifics for the walk: You are welcome to bring strollers/baby joggers/wheel chairs in the walk!
Event area map can be found here.
Hydration Stations: Water and sports drink will be served along the route at dedicated hydration stations. Hydration stations will be located at the 3,5 km, 6,5 km, 13,5 km and 17,6 km points.
Course: You can find course map and event map here. Every 1 km of the course will be accurately measured and marked with the km sign.
Changing rooms/Bag storage: You can find changing room, bag storage, toilets etc at the Hietaranta Beach. Bag storage is free for the participants and it's open 8.00pm to 11.30pm.
Getting there: Getting there is easy by car or public transportation. Check out the public transportation here: www.hsl.fi. Parking is limited.
We kindly ask you to keep distance to other runners and take care of proper hand hygiene. We also ask you not to spend unnecessary time close to the event office.
Let's stay safe together and enjoy Helsinki Twilight Run & Walk!
Cancelling your participation: No cancellations of participation are required. We will not refund your participation fees in any circumstances.
Transfer of participation: It is possible to transfer your participation to
1. Next Helsinki Twilight Run & Walk
With a medical certificate transfer to the next year’s race is possible against a transfer fee of 5 EUR until 15.7.2020. After that transfer fee is 10 EUR. Transfer has to be made no later than 31.7.2020.
2. Another person
You can transfer your participation to another person (until 24.7.2020). After transfer request your registration will be cancelled, and you will get a discount code worth the same amount of money you paid for your registration, and that discount code can be used when new person will make a registration. If the registration fee is less than 5 € higher when the transfer request is made, then discount code will be 5 € less than the current registration fee.
Note: Registration paid with sport vouchers cannot be transferred to another person.
3. Another event
You can also transfer the entry for another Runner's High event in year 2020 until 31.7.2020. After transfer request your registration will be cancelled, and you will get a discount code worth the same amount of money you paid for your registration, and that discount code can be used when new person will make a registration. If the registration fee for the event in question is less than 5 € higher when the transfer request is made, then discount code will be 5 € less than the current registration fee.
How can I transfer my participation?
When transferring your participation to another event or person, or to next year, please contact with following information:
Name of the original participant
Name of the person who will make the new registration (if participation will be transferrer to another person)
To which event trasfer will be made
After the transfer request you will get more detailed instructions by email.
If the event has to be cancelled or it cannot be organized due to force majeure, the organizer is not liable for paying back any registration fees. The organizer is not liable for any delays or damages that are caused by the cancellation or postponement of the event due to force majeure. Force majeure is an event or occurrence beyond the control of the organizer which the organizer could not reasonably be expected to have taken into account at the time of the conclusion of the contract or to have avoided or overcome it or its consequences. Force majeure comprehends both natural disasters and events such as civil unrest, risk to general safety, orders of public authorities or other superior force that prevents the organizing of the event.
KIDS RUN HELSINKI BEACH
Kids run will be organized at the Hietaranta beach starting at 4 pm. The distance is 400 meters for kids under 7 years old and 800 meters for kids aged 8-13 years old. Every runners gets a finisher medal and a juice!
Read more and register at Kids Run Helsinki website!
5 K WALK
The 5 K walk will give you the possibility to experience beautiful Helsinki at your own pace with friends and family members. Start and finish off the route at Hietaniemi beach.
10 K RUN
The 10 km route will take you through one of the most spectacular parts of Helsinki with start and finish at the beautiful Hietaniemi beach.
The 21,1 km route will be done in two loops and will take you through one of the most spectacular parts of Helsinki with start and finish at the beautiful Hietaniemi beach.