36. Tartu Forest Marathon

36. Tartu Forest marathon

42 km / 23 km / 10 km / 5 km

13th May 2018


Tartu Running Marathon (or Tartu Jooksumaraton), the biggest cross-country running event in the Baltics, got itself a new name and is now called Tartu Forest Marathon. Also, a 42 km distance has been added to the programme. Every year about 4000 runners participate in the event.

Therefore  42, 23, 10 and 5 km distances are available this year. The 42 and 23 km races start from Otepää, Tehvandi Sports Center and finishes in Elva - same places where the legendary Tartu Maraton starts and finishes. 10 and 5 km races start and finish in Elva.

Nordic walkers are also welcome to attend the 23, 10 and 5 km distances.

Day before the main races, children's events take place in Tartu, Tähtvere Leisure Park.

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Media partner


Grand sponsors

A. Le Coq Ramirent Salvest Enervit Eesti Pagar Embach Mariine Auto


Lõunakeskus G4S Maks & Moorits EY Bambona Eesti Teed Otepää Elva


Ehitusmeister Respo Balbiino Hotell Tartu Aura Keskus Baltyre

Media Partners

Ajakiri Sport Scanpix Ma Olen Rattur

Public Sector

Tartu Linn Eesti Kultuurikapital Hasartmängumaksu Nõukogu Kultuuriministeerium