Tampere Lake City Marathon 2017

on Saturday Sep 16, 2017

Welcome to Tampere to run a marathon in a good and supportive atmosphere!

Location: Ratinan rantatie 1, Tampere, Finland

The original marathon of Tampere. The distances are marathon, half marathon, 10 km, marathon relay and a minimarathon for children.

The start and finish are located at the Ratina Stadion in the centre of Tampere.

Marathon will start at 11.00 am.

Marathon relay: 11:00 am

Half marathon: 11:10 am

10 km: 11:30 am

Minimarathon: 10:00 am


Info is open at the Ratina Stadion for pick up race numbers and last-minute entries as follows:

on Friday 15th of September from 17:00 pm to 18:30 pm

on Saturday 16th of September from 8:00 am to 10:00 am

Route description:

The start and finish are located at the famous Ratina Stadion right in the heart of Tampere. The course goes along the banks of Pyhäjärvi lake, and around Hatanpää arboretum and Härmälä. The course is very scenic, fast and mostly

Refreshment stations:

There are 3 refreshment points on the course with sports drink, water, juice, pickled cucumber, bananas and raisins. The tables for own refreshments are located right before the refreshment point. First aid is available at every refreshment point.

Venue facilities:

Bag storage at the race office. Participants must provide their own bag for their belongings if they want to leave them for storage. The bag will be labelled with the participant's name and race number.

Distances and series:

Marathon: M/W open category, M/W40, M/W50, M/W60

Marathon relay: Teams with 4 runners. Teams can also be mixed W/M.

Half marathon: M/W open category, M/W40, M/W50, M/W60

10 km: M/W open category

Entry fees:

until 31.12.2016:

Marathon 45 €
Half marathon 35 €
10 km 18 €
Marathon relay 90 €


Marathon 55 €
Half marathon 45 €
10 km 25 €
Marathon relay 100 €


Marathon 60 €
Half marathon 50 €
10 km 30 €
Marathon relay 120 €


Marathon 70 €
Half marathon 60 €
10 km 30 €
Marathon relay 140 €


Marathon 75 €
Half marathon 65 €
10 km 30 €
Marathon relay 150 €

Late registration 15.- 16.9.2017:

Marathon 75 €
Half marathon 70 €
10 km 35 €
Marathon relay 180 €

A 10 € discount for 1-person races with Juoksija card (not valid after 13th of September).

The entry fee includes:

* participant medal
* Officially measured course
* Refreshments on the course and in the finish (e.g. hot soup)

Chip timing available: Yes

Number of participants last year: 1 000

You can pick up your starting number and chip
- on Friday (15th of September) from 17:00 pm to 18:30 pm
- on Saturday (16th of September) from 8:00 am -

place: the Ratina Stadion

A relaxed and good-natured running event for the whole family. The event is for children aged 5 to 12 years. The entry fees are 12 € or 20 € for a group of 2-4 children.

Minimarathon will start at 10:00 am.

More information and enquiries:

Riikka Rajala

Race Director