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.
Top finishers will receive prizes after the event.
Preliminary schedule 2023
18.45 Kids Run Helsinki Beach 400 m
19.00 Kids Run Helsinki Beach 800 m
20.30 Half marathon, 10 km, 5 km and 5 km Walk start
Event start time: 29th July 2022
Start/Finish: Hietaranta beach (Hiekkarannantie 11, Helsinki)
Registration: You can see the registration fees and register for the Helsinki Twilight Run & Walk 2023 here. The registration is open at the website until 27th July 2023. After that you can late-register at the event office latest one hour before the race.
Late-registration: You can register for the event also on the race day at the race office between 17.00-20.00.
Race Packet Pickup: You can pick up your BIB number at the race office at the race day. Race office is located at the Hietaranta beach near to start and finish area. Race office is open at the race day between 17.00-20.00.
You can also pick up your friend's race packet. You will receive an email of your race number on 28th July. When you arrive at the race office, please open the mail and show your race number from the mail. The number can be found at the end of the mail. If you don't receive the mail, you will get your number by your name from the race office.
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.
Tube scarf: The Twilight Run tube scarf is included in the registration price and you will receive it when you pick up your race packet.
Timing: Timing will be organised with timing application. Please place your bib number in front of your shirt to get time. There is no timing in 5k walk. Maximum running/walking time is 3 hours.
Series: 5k run, 10k and half marathon: men, women.
Specifics for the walk: You are welcome to bring strollers/baby joggers/wheelchairs in the walk!
Event area map 2022 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 approximately:
5 km distance - 3 km + at the finish
10 km didstance - 4,5 km + 7 km + at the finish
21,1 km distance - 4,5 km + 7 km + 10 km + 14,5 km + 18 km + at the finish
Course: You can find course map and event map in year 2022 here. Every 1 km of the course will be accurately measured and marked with the km sign.
Changing rooms/Bag storage: There will be toilets and changing rooms at Hietaranta beach.
Bag storage will be located at the Hietaranta beach near to race office and finish area. Bag storage is free for all runners and is open between 17.30-23.30.
Photos: Photos from the event can be found here after the race.
Canceling 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 13.7.2023. After that transfer fee is 10 EUR. Transfer has to be made no later than 28.7.2023.
2. Another person
You can transfer your participation to another person (until 22.7.2023). 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 2023 until 28.7.2023. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org with following information:
Name of the original participant
Name of the person who will make the new registration (if participation will be transferer to another person)
To which event transfer 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 Helsinki Beach will be organized at the Hietaranta beach starting at 18.45. The distance is 400 meters for kids under 7 years old and 800 meters for kids aged 8-15 years old. Every runner gets a finisher medal and a juice!
Read more and register at Kids Run Helsinki website!
5 K WALK AND RUN
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.
Open route maps here: