7th Vilnius Marathon will take place on 11-12 September, 2010
This run is a great opportunity to spend the weekend in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania.
Though the course is in the very centre of Vilnius, You will not sense any smell of exhaust gas and You will not experience any other troubles as the Vilnius marathon is probably one of the most greenest marathons, as well as Vilnius, among all other capitals. As the course of marathons extends in both sides of the river Neris – while running You will be able to admire the main historical – architectural monuments of Lithuania ( the Cathedral, the campanile, the Gediminas castle, the Hill of three crosses) and You will also see a modern growing part of the city.
If You will arrive to Vilnius on Saturday, You will not regret as You will be able to participate in a Pasta party, which is absolutely free for marathon and half-marathon runners. Also, You will be able to behold a lot of interesting, entertaining events (sprint with high-heels, high jump, relays) which will take place in the start place of marathon from the very morning. A fair, offering not only sports goods, but also handicrafts will be organized during those two days. What is more, You will have the chance to consult doctors or to do analysis in medicine laboratory for free.
Marathon and half-marathon will take place at the same time. For beginners we suggest the distance of 4,2 km.
Vilnius marathon will take place on 12 September, 2010 ( Sunday ). Zone of start is in the very centre of Vilnius, in the Cathedral square ( Vrublevskio str.). First to start – runners of 4,2 km – 10.00 a.m. Start of Marathon and Half-marathon – 11.00 a.m.
For marathon – 5h 30min.
For half-marathon – 3 h.
Participants older than 18 ( born in 1992 or earlier ) will be allowed to participate in marathon and half-marathon.
Everyone who finishes the course will be awarded with an exceptional commemorative medal. Fruits and refreshments will be offered after finish.
The draw of race numbers
The draw of personal race numbers will take place from 10 September to 12 September, 2010. Participants from other countries will be able to draw their personal race numbers before start on the Marathon day only after informing organisers about their arrival to Vilnius.
Official T-shirts of 2010
Every person registered to marathon and half-marathon will receive an official T-shirt of Vilnius marathon 2010 ( by Adidas). They are for running and made of high quality material and created according to design of Vilnius marathon 2010.
Registration is available 24 hours per day. Active.