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TIME AND PLACE
Saturday 8/7/2023 at 12 pm
Start and finish: Urheilupuiston kenttä
Address: Anni Swaninkatu 2, Mikkeli
Mikkeli Running is a running event organized by the Mikkeli Kilpa-Veikot, which offers courses for beginners and experienced runners. The course run along the most beautiful lake views of Mikkeli, at the most only a couple of kilometers from the famous Mikkeli summer market.
Mikkelin Maraton (42,195 km)
Marskin Kierros (21,0975 km)
Kaihun Vartti (10,55 km)
Päämajan Pyrähdys (5,0 km)
Pre-registration ends July 6, 2023 at 23:59.
The competition office is open Saturday, July 8-th 8 am - 3 pm at the Etelä-Savon Ammattiopisto (Otavankatu 4, 50100 Mikkeli).
Pre-entrants must apply for the race number at the race office by 11:00 at the latest. The race number that contains microchip is personal and must not be shared with anyone else. The race number must be fully visible on the chest throughout the run. There is no need to return the numbers after the competition.
START AND FINISH
The start and the finish are located in the Mikkeli Urheilupuisto. Mikkelin Maraton, Marski Kierros, Kaihun Vartti and Päämajan Pyrähdys start at 12 pm.
Finish will close at 6 pm.
STORAGE OF EQUIPMENT
For the duration of the event you can leave your personal belongings on the covered auditorium of Urheilupuisto. By displaying the race number you will get your equipment back. ATTENTION: the staff is not responsible for objects of value.
Road sections and footpaths are not closed to other traffic. Our traffic controllers are directing the traffic.
Every kilometer of the running route is clearly marked with kilometer signs. The route is carefully marked and at the intersections traffic controllers are guiding the runners. The basic route for all courses is the 10.55 kilometers run, which is run twice in a half marathon and once in a quarter marathon.
There are 3 service points on the 10.55km route. About 100 meters before the service station there is a sign. Service stations offer water and energy drink (Squeezy) on separate desks with signage.
During the event, we will take photos along the route. Pictures will be published in the gallery in our site after the event and could be used in the next year's events commercials. You can only publish images from the image bank by mentioning the photographer's name with the © or @ sign. We reserve all rights on our pictures.
Info under construction.
(For avoiding possibility of spreading corona virus we ask runners to prepare for only changing clothes in the locker rooms on the ground floor of the race field. The shower rooms will not be open.)
Meals are provided this year with the help of a lunch bag to be distributed. In the bag of fins you will find good treats for post-run recovery.
All who arrive at the finish line will receive a magnificent Mikkeli Juoksu Medal. The trophies will be awarded to the three best runners in each category. The prize-giving schedule is on the scoreboard in Urheilupuisto. If you are unable to receive your prize, please collect your prize in the post-finish area.
INSURANCE / FIRST AID
At the event, each runner runs on his own risk. Check the coverage of your insurance. First aid staff will be present at the race center throughout the event.
If you need to suspend the race, contact the nearest service point where transportation to the finish line is arranged. Tell you are stopping the race and return the race number to the race agency.
If you fall ill before the race or you suffer from any other long-term disease that may prevent you from attending, you will be eligible to carry over your participation right to the next year. Please submit your medical certificate to the competition office or to the Mikkelin Kilpa-Veikot Office.
Mikkelin Kilpa-Veikot office: