This year we wanted to focus on the full enjoyment of runners families and supporters! You have now possibility to come and follow marathon event Saturday 5.8.2017 between 11am. – 16 pm.

For a children we arranged their own marathon competition! The route is made for the children so don’t worry, the little one’s aren’t going to run 42km. There is own separated races for the children ages under 5 years, 5-7 years and also ages between 8-12 years. Participation fee is 5€ (if registered on advance) and 8€ (if late registration on race site). You can register on advance and ask for more information

For your amazement there is also!

  • Bouncy Castle
  • Pony ride
  • Sport equipment market
  • Cafeteria with wide scale different refreshment, bakery, ice cream and more!




Profits from the soirées will be used to support the Viitapohja Village Association, for example, through various sporting events. The soirées will begin this year directly after the marathon event, at 7 pm at Viitaniemi Farm. You are welcome to come and join us! Entrance is free of charge.

”The rugged terrain of Paarlahti is unusual in Finland, as Paarlahti is our only fjord”