Tartu Maraton Cube
Tartu Maraton Cube (previously Tartu Complex Event) is race series which united 4 of the most famous Club Tartu Marathon events – Tartu Maraton (XC skiing), Tartu Jooksumaraton (running), Tartu Rattaralli (road cycling), Tartu Rattamaraton (MTB) – now also consists of Tartu Rulluisumaraton (inline skating) and Tartu Linnamaraton (running).
Tartu Maraton gives extra points, all other events have the same value. All shorter distances will also be taken into account, but these will give less points than the full distances.
Tartu Maraton Cube consists of 6 events of which a maximum of 4 will be taken into account in the points table:
63 & 31 km long cross country ski marathon, one of the Worldloppet ski races, and also the most famous popular sport event of the year in Estonia, with the history of over 55 years. Good course profile and suitable distances for everyone are the keywords that have invited every February lot of skiers to Southern Estonia to test themselves racing with friends, enjoy winter nature or just meet the other skiers from all over the world. The racetrack is open for training all the snow period. In 2013 Tartu Maraton hosted over 8000 representatives of 27 nationalities! There are also events for children and less trained during the weekend.
23, 10 and 5 km running and nordic-walking race trough the springtime forests & villages of South-Estonia! More than 3500 runners test their shape in the beginning of May.
135 & 60 km long cycling race, which brings every spring over 4000 cyclists to Tartu and is the most important popular road cycling event of the year. Rattaralli course runs on asphalt roads from the city centre of Tartu to smaller towns in Southern Estonia and back. Prior to Tartu Rattaralli there are UCI races for professional riders.
Tartu Rulluisumaraton is the biggest inline skating marathon in the Baltic States and in Scandinavia. Day before that the Tartu Inline Sprint and events for children will be held.
Over 1500 people participate every year in the Tartu Rulluisumaraton events, where amateurs can compete along some of the best inline skaters in Eastern Europe. Distances of 42, 21 and 10 km are available.
89, 40 and 21 km long mountain bike race from Otepää to Elva is the biggest and most important MTB event in the Baltic States. Since 2002, Tartu Rattamaraton has belonged to the UCI MTB calendar. In 2009, instead of the traditional Estonian Championships, the European Champions were held. In 2013 more than 5000 riders crossed finish line of main event.