EVENT INFO

Helsinki10 on April 27, 2019

TIMETABLE

Friday 26.4.2019

14.00 – 20.00 BIB-numbers  (Forum shopping mall, Floor 3)

Saturday 27.4.2019

10.00 – 12.00 BIB-numbers (Forum shopping mall, Floor 3)

11.30 – 12.45 Bag drop open at the start

13.00 Start

13.05 Race office at the start closes

13.00 – 16.00 Event expo area open

15.00 The finish closes

15.30 Bag drop and race office at the finish area closes

START

Helsinki10 will start at 1.00 pm from The Senate Square.

THE FINISH

The finish line is in front of the Musiikkitalo.

ROUTE

The route will be published soon. You can check out the route of 2018 from here!

THE EVENT EXPO

The event expo area is located close by the finish line at Sanomatalo.

THE EVENT OFFICE

You can find the event office from

AFTER RUN

The After Run of Helsinki10 will be held at Woolshed  (Address: Töölönlahdenkatu 3 B 1, Helsinki). Show your medal at the counter and you will get the Helsinki10 burger (with fries and salad) for 11 €. After hour for drinks avilable between 15-17. Check out the offer here! 

BAG DROP

The bag drop is be free for all the runners and it’s open on the race day between 11.30 am until 3.30 pm.

All your belongings must fit in the special bag, that you get when picking up you BIB-number.  Remember to mark you bib-number on the sticker that you will attach on the string of the bag. The belongings can be left on the bag drop at the start between 11.30 am and 12.45 pm. The belongings will be transferred to the event expo area/finish line area in Sanomatalo, where you can pick up your belongings after your run until 3.30 pm.

BIB NUMBER

The bib number is personal and it must be attached to the front of the running shirt visibly. In any case the bib number should not be folded. The bib numbers can be picked up from event office on race week Friday and Saturday:

Friday 26.4. between 2.00 pm and 8.00 pm, Forum shopping mall (Floor 3.)

Saturday 27.4. between 10.00 am and 12.00 pm, Forum shopping mall (Floor 3.)

First name of the runner will be printed to the bib number for runners registered at latest on 11th April.

DISCOUNTS

The groups with more than 5 persons attending Helsinki10 are entitled for the -15 % discount from the registration prices.  The offer is valid for the limited time.

Youth discount – 20 % is available for all the people born year 1994 or later. Use the code H10NUORISO to get the discount. The discount can’t be combined with another offer.

ELITE ENTRY

Free participation for the event of elite runners, who have run under following times year 2018 or 2019:

Men

5000 m/5 km 15.30

10 000 m/10 km 32.30

Half marathon 1.12.00

Maraton 2.40.00

Women

5000 m/5 km 17.30

10 000 m/10 km 36.30

Half marathon 1.21.00

Maraton 3.00.00

For elite entry, travel reimbursement and accommodation contact:

Tuomo Salonen

Athletes’ Liaison for Helsinki Half Marathon

tuomo.salonen(at)runhigh.fi

IAAF Authorised Athletes’ Representative

HASHTAGS

#Helsinki10 #HHM2019 #WeRunHelsinki #HelsinkiHalfMarathon #HelsinkiMarathon

HYDRATION STATIONS

There will be two hydration stations along the course of Helsinki10. One on around 4 km point on Hernesaari and the other one around 8 km point in Ruoholahti,

hotel

Our official event hotel is Radisson Blu Seaside. The room offer for the runners 26.-28.4.2019:

Room for 1 person: 99€/night

Room for 2 persons 119€/night

The offer is available from 20.2.2019 on with the code: RUN19 .

MAXIMUM RUNNING TIME

Helsinki10 has maximum running time of one hour and fourty minutes (1h 40 min). If runner can’t keep the pace, we can not unfortunately guarantee timing and service at the route for the runner.

PACE MAKERS

We have a nice collection of pacemakers also at Helsinki10 year 2019! Pacers will run the brutto time, so their time starts exactly at 13.00. Slower pacers run nettotime so they will begin when they cross the starting line. Pacers are marked well.

We have pacers at least for the following finisher times: 42.30, 45.00, 47.30, 50.00, 52.30, 55.00, 57.30, 60.00, 65.00, 70.00, 75.00, 80.00, 100.00.

Apply to become a pacer here!

PRIZES

Any runner who is one of the top overall finishers in the 10 k Open Category (Men/women), will be entitled to Prize Money (year 2019):

  1. 400 EUR
  2. 250 EUR
  3. 150 EUR

The amounts will be cut half, if the times are: Men 31.00 minutes or over/Women 35.00 minutes or over. Men with time 33.00 or over and Women with 38.00 or over are not entitled to the prize money.

The age-series will also be awarded.

The prize-awards will be held near by the finish line.

RESULTS

We are using live result-feed in this event. You can find the results soon here!

RULES

The Participant agrees to comply with the organizers’ rules and instructions on the day of the competition.

SERIES

Helsinki10 series based on the rules of Finnish Athletics Federation and IAAF are: Men General, Women General, and age groups 40, 45, 50, 55 and 60 for both men and women. Runners are placed in the age groups automatically based in their birth date. The general series includes all runners. Besides there is a series for other-gender.

SHOWERS

Showers are available at Töölön kisahalli after the run. Just show your medal for the staff before entering the sports hall. (Address: Paavo Nurmen kuja 1 C, Helsinki).

TIMING AND TIMING CHIP

Timing is organized by chip timing. Timing chip is placed to the bib number. Each runner must draw the bib on the front of the shirt and it must be displayed in the shirt throughout the race. The bib must not be folded. There is no need to return the chip after the race. Every runner will receive gross and net times.

Participation

CANCELLING YOUR PARTICIPATION

No cancellations of participation are required. We will not refund your participation fees in any circumstances.

TRANSFER YOUR PARTICIPATION

With a medical certificate transfer to the next year’s race, or another #werunhelsinki event or for another person is possible against a transfer fee of 5 EUR.

TRANSFER OF PARTICIPATION TO A NEW RUNNER

Participation can be transferred to another person by a 5 EUR transfer fee.
Follow these instructions:

  1. Sign in your own page: https://secure.onreg.com/onreg2/personal/index.php?eventid=4160&company=2&language=fi
  2. Click “Transfer entry/sell entry”
  3. You see a code on the screen, save it and send for another person
  4. That another person can register with 5 EUR transfer fee for the race

PARTICIPATION CONFIRMATION

If you will find your name from the participation list, your registration is ok. If you are insecure about your registration, please contact directly our online registration service provider, Ultimate Sport Service: mail@ultimate.dk

PARTICIPANT LIST

Please find the participant list from this link.

PAYMENT METHODS

We will accept following payment methods:

  • Finnish online bank payments
  • Visa and Mastercard payments
  • Sport vouchers: Smartum, Eazybreak, ePassi, Edenred Finland and Tyky online

INSURANCE AND PARTICIPANT LIABILITY

Participants will run at their own responsibility in the event. The organizer has not specifically insure the runners for accidents, injuries or any other situation. Inclusive leisure insurance is recommended for all the participants. First aid is located in the course and in the finish area.

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS TAKING DURING THE EVENT

Event organizers will have full rights to publish the photos and video material taken during the event. We will also release pictures and videos in our social media channels.

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