EVENT INFORMATION

PROGRAM

PRACTICAL INFO

ROUTE

PROGRAM

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.

Time schedule 2020 


19.30 Kids Run Helsinki Beach 400 m
19.45 Kids Run Helsinki Beach 800 m
20.30 Half marathon, 10 km and 5 km Walk start

 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

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 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm at Hietaranta Beach (basketball court), address: Hiekkarannantie 1, Helsinki. You can also pick up your friend's packet. You will receive a

text message/email of your race number until 30th 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!

Results 2019 can be found here!

Results 2018 can 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.

 

Drinking Stations: Drinks (water + sports drink) will be served along the route at dedicated drinking stations. Drinking stations will be located at the 3,5 km, 6,5 km, 13,5 km and 17,6 km marks of the runs.

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/Showers/Sauna/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 4.30pm to 11pm.

 

Getting there: Getting there is easy by car or public transportation. Check out the public transportation here: www.hsl.fi. Parking is limited.

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 tapahtumat@runhigh.fi 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.

 

KIDS RUN HELSINKI BEACH

Kids run will be organized at the Hietaranta beach starting at 7.30 pm. The distance is 400 meters for kids under 6 years old and 800 meters for kids aged 7-13 years old. Every runners gets a finisher medal and a drink!

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.

 

1/2 MARATHON

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.

 

Open route maps here: