Minimarathon date changes in 2018! The childrens' festival will take place during the Helsinki City Running Day 2018, May 19th. 

The earlier you register, the cheaper the price. The prices of the events rise in price steps.


August 12th is getting closer! It is a day of plenty of fun in the beautiful Helsinki!

In the link below we have collected an information package in English for the foreign runners. This package will make your participation in Minimarathon smooth and you can enjoy the day as much as possible. All the attached information and much more is also available on these webpages.

Helsinki City Marathon and Helsinki City Run will join forces in 2018. Everyone will be able to find the best fitting challenge as Helsinki City Running Day on May 19, 2018. The distances available are a marathon, a half marathon, a marathon relay, a five kilometre street run and also a Minimarathon for the kids.
A Super Day of Running
May 19, 2018 will offer all runners an opportunity to challenge themselves. The aim is to provide the unique major running event feeling to all participants.

Thank you for your participation at MiniMarathon 2016!

The MiniMarathon was once again a great collection of happy faces, inspiring energy and new experiences. The event went well and we want to thank you for it. Even the wet weather couldn't wipe off the smiles from your faces.

Minimarathon 2017 will take place August 12th. We hope to see all of you there again. The registration will open shortly and it will be communicated through this page and social media.

Are your kids ready for the Minimarathon? Saturday August 13th is getting closer!

Minimarathon is one of the three events organized the same day. We have a big number of English speaking or foreign runners visiting the beautiful city of Helsinki that day!

The total of 1736 kids participated to Minimarathon 2015 and this was a new participant records for Minimarathon. We want to thank all the minimarathoners and their families in participating this year and hopefully we will see all of you next year as well!


After the Minimarathon the runners can visit the tOWER OF Helsinki Olympic Stadium for 1 euro.




During the event, our partner MarathonFoto will take pictures. After the race, the pictures are available for viewing and purchase online.

You can view and order the photos a few days after the race from MarathonFoto's webpages (link below). If you have any problems with finding your pictures please contact MarathonFoto customer service.

The organizer has the right to use the pictures and videos taken at the event.

This year Minimarathon runners will get an ASICS technical t-shirt. The t-shirt has to picked up from the event office during its opening hours. You may check the opening hours from the Minimarathon websites Event info section.


Helsinki City Marathon&Run magazines have now been sent to registered runners via postal mail.

You may also read the magazine from the link provided below.