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.