Saturday’s children’s events of the 20th Tartu MTB Marathon will open the European Week of Sport


Photo: Tarmo Haud

Up to 3000 children are awaited to take part in the childrens’ events of the Tartu MTB Marathon held in Tartu Tähtvere Sports Park on the 23rd of September. Also the European Week of Sport will be opened with children’s races. Registration for the children’s events is opened from Monday, 18th of September.

On Saturday at 10.45 Urmas Klaas, the mayor of Tartu, Tibor Navracsics, the European Union’s Sports Commissioner, Indrek Saar, the Minister of Culture and Niels Nyygard, the board member of the European Olympic Committee will speak. After the speeches the starts will be given to the children’s events organized by the Club Tartu Marathon. TILLUrace’s start will be given at 11 o’clock, the participants of the MINImarathon will start at 12.10.

In addition to the children’s events there will be a possibility to take part in the EXPO for sports. Lotte’s and Ahhaa Science Theatre’s performances will be included in the entertainment programme. Read more about the children’s events HERE.