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.

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.

HOTEL

The official event hotel of Helsinki Half Marathon is Radisson Blu Seaside.

HASHTAGS

#HHM2018 #WeRunHelsinki, #KidsRunHelsinki and #HelsinkiHalfMarathon

PACE MAKERS

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.

BIB NUMBER

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.

SERIES

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.

RULES

The Participant agrees to comply with the organizers’ rules and instructions on the day of the competition.

Participation

CANCELLING YOUR PARTICIPATION

No cancellations of participation are required. We will not refund your participation fees in any circumstances.

PARTICIPANT LIST

Please find the participant list from this link.

PARTICIPATION CONFIRMATION

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: mail@ultimate.dk

PAYMENT METHODS

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.