37. Tartu Forest Marathon

37. Tartu Forest marathon

42 km / 24 km / 10 km / 5 km

12th May 2019


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 (Tartu Maastikumaraton). Also, 5 and 42 km distances have been added to the programme in recent years. Every year about 4000 runners participate in the event.

Therefore  42, 24, 10 and 5 km distances are available. The 42 and 24 km races start from Otepää, Tehvandi Sports Center and finish 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 24, 10 and 5 km distances.

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

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Grand sponsors

A. Le Coq Ramirent Salvest Elva vald Eesti Pagar Embach Mariine Auto


Lõunakeskus G4S Maks & Moorits EY Bambona Eesti Teed Otepää


Ehitusmeister Respo Balbiino Hotell Tartu Aura Keskus Baltyre

Media Partners

Scanpix Ma Olen Rattur

Public Sector

Tartu Linn Eesti Kultuurikapital Kultuuriministeerium