In English



The Rauhalahti Kuopio Marathon is the largest sporting event in Eastern Finland. There are several distances and series to choose from, so whether you are an athlete or an amateur, you can find a distance and a series that suits you the best.

Route descriptions:

The marathon course is relatively flat and fast with some gentle slopes, and is crowned by a beautiful view of the lake Kallavesi. The course will be both runner and viewer-friendly, with plenty of spots to cheer the runners on from.

Refreshment stations:

Refreshment points are placed every 3-4 km with water, sports drinks, raisins and pickles.

Venue facilities:

Dressing rooms 
Event fair

Distances and categories:

Marathon (42,195 km)
M, M40, M45, M50, M55, M60, M65, M 70, W, W40, W45, W50, W55, W60

Halfmarathon (21,0975 km)
M, M40, M45, M50, M55, M60, M65, M 70, W, W40, W45, W50, W55, W60

10 km running
M, B17, B15, W, G17, G15

10 km walking

Race office and race number pick-up:

The race office and info are located in Spa Hotel Rauhalahti, Kuopio on
Friday 6.9.2019, 2 pm to 7 pm
Saturday 7.9.2019, 8 am to 5.30 pm

Race numbers must be picked up on Saturday latest 1 hour before own start!

Entry fees:


Entry fee includes:

Refreshments on the course and in the finish
An officially measured course, electronic timing and result services
Memory medal
Warm soup after finishing
Changing rooms, showers and bag storage at Spa Hotel Rauhalahti
Spa or smoke sauna in Rauhalahti


Equipment storage:

The equipment storage area will be guarded and only runners wearing Kuopio Marathon number. The storage will be open on the race day. Please note that the organizer is not responsible for lost items and the storage service for valuable is recommended for items such as wallets, cell phones, and watches etc.




Kuopio Maraton is part of the Run in Finland network.