EVENT INFOHere you can find the information of the event!
The race will start at 8.45 am from Alvar Aallon katu.
THE FINISH LINE
The finish line is on Karamzininranta next to the Finlandia-house (Mannerheimintie 13 E).
THE EVENT EXPO
The event expo area is in front of the finish line at Töölönlahden puisto.
THE EVENT INFO
You can find the event info from Finlandia-house (Mannerheimintie 13 E).
The bib number is personal and it must be attached to the front of the running shirt visibly. In any case the bib number should not be folded. The bib numbers can be picked up from Kauppakeskus Forum (Mannerheimintie 14-20, shopping mall) on race week:
- Wednesday 6th June
- Thursday 7th June
- Friday 8th June
- You can also pick up your number on race morning (9th June) from the event info at 6.30-8.00, but we suggest you to pick it up beforehand.More information about the times and actual location coming up soon!
There will be a free bag drop for all the runner’s at Finlandia-house (Mannerheimintie 13 E). You can leave your belongings in bag drop which is open from 7 am until 2 pm.
The official after party will take place in Maxim (Urho Kekkosen katu 1, shopping mall Kamppi). All the runners with the finish medal will be entitled to join the after party for free.
We have a 20 % discount for runners under 26 years old, born year 1993 or after. Use the code HHMNUORI26 and you get the discount.
Free participation for the event of elite runners, who have run under following times year 2017 or 2018:
5000 m/5 km 15.30
10 000 m/10 km 32.30
Half Marathon 1.12.00
5000 m/5 km 17.30
10 000 m/10 km 36.30
Half Marathon 1.21.00
For elite entry, travel reimbursement and accommodation contact: Tuomo Salonen Athletes’ Liaison for Helsinki Half Marathon tuomo.salonen(at)runhigh.fi IAAF Authorised Athletes’ Representative
The official event hotel of Helsinki Half Marathon is Radisson Blu Seaside.
With the code RUN18 you can book a room for the special HHM price (prices valid: 8th to 10th June 2018) : www.radissonblu.com/fi.
|Room for 1||110,00 €||130,00 €|
|Room for 2||62,50 €||72,50 €|
|Room for 3||48,30 €||55,00 €|
|Room for 4||–||46,50 €|
(Prices per one person)
The prices include breakfast and the use of the sauna on mornings and evening.
Instructions for booking via phone etc.
Phone: 020–1234 700 / booking only for separate rooms
Telefax: 020–1234 742
Please mention the code: HELSINKI HALF MARATHON when booking.
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MAXIMUM RUNNING TIME
Helsinki Half Marathon has maximum running time of three (3) hours. If runner can’t keep the pace, we can not unfortunately guarantee timing and service at the route for the runner. Organizer will remove from the route all the runners who are unable to run the course within 3 hours maximum running time.
We have pacemakers for the following finish times 1:25, 1:30, 1:35, 1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 1:55, 2:00, 2:05, 2:10, 2:20, 2:30 , 2:45 and 3:00.
Any runner who is one of the top overall finishers in the Helsinki Half Marathon Open Category, will be entitled to Prize Money:
- 750 EUR
- 500 EUR
- 300 EUR
- 200 EUR
- 100 EUR
The amounts will be cut half, if the times are: Men over 1 h 8 min/Women 1 h 18 min.
+ 500 EUR for the record of the race.
Also the age-series will be awarded.
Suunto wrist computer goes to:
- The best report of the race
- The best final sprint
The prizes will be sent afterwards.
The route of HHM2018 is made to be flat and fast. It starts in front of Kansalaistori and follows the beautiful seaside of Helsinki. Check out the course map here!
The Participant agrees to comply with the organizers’ rules and instructions on the day of the competition.
HHM series are: Men General, Women General, and age groups 40, 45, 50, 55, etc. for both men and women. Runners are placed in the age groups automatically based in their birth date. The general series includes all runners.
The showers will be found from Töölön kisahalli (Paavo Nurmen kuja 1 C) and you are allowed to use them by showing your race number when entering.
TIMING AND TIMING CHIP
Timing is organized by chip timing. Timing chip is placed to the bib number. Each runner must draw the bib on the front of the shirt and it must be displayed in the shirt throughout the race. The bib must not be folded. There is no need to return the chip after the race. Every runner will receive gross and net times.
CANCELLING YOUR PARTICIPATION
No cancellations of participation are required. We will not refund your participation fees in any circumstances. With a medical certificate transfer to the next year is possible against a transfer fee of 5 EUR.
TRANSFER OF PARTICIPATION TO A NEW RUNNER
Participation can be transferred to another person by a 5 EUR transfer fee.
Please find the participant list from this link.
If you will find your name from the participation list, your registration is ok. If you are insecure about your registration, please contact directly our online registration service provider, Ultimate Sport Service: email@example.com
We will accept following payment methods:
- Finnish online bank payments
- Visa and Mastercard payments
- Sport vouchers: Smartum, Eazybreak, ePassi, Edenred Finland and Tyky online
INSURANCE AND PARTICIPANT LIABILITY
Participants will run at their own responsibility in the event. The organizer has not specifically insure the runners for accidents, injuries or any other situation. Inclusive leisure insurance is recommended for all the participants. First aid is located in the course and in the finish area.
PHOTOS AND VIDEOS TAKING DURING THE EVENT
Event organizers will have full rights to publish the photos and video material taken during the event. We will also release pictures and videos in our social media channels.