Start and start groups


Start area is at the race center (Otaranta, Espoo). This year thus to the COVID 19 epidemic, there shall NOT be a short warming-up exercise before start.

You should be at the start area not later than 15 minutes before the start of your start group.

Start groups

On marathon and half-marathon runners will be divided to start groups. There will be at least three start groups and the first group will start at 12 o'clock. After that there shall be a open start system, everybody is able to start inside the 5 minutes start window - netto time will be correct, but we cannot guarantee brutto timing.


Finish area will be at the Otaniemi sports field. Marathon and half-marathon every runner finishing will get a Rantamaraton medal. After the finish there will be a variety of drinks and food available. 

Please note: The finishing area will be open only for runners and race officials.