Helsinki City Run

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Helsinki City Run
Date May
Location Helsinki, Finland
Event type Half marathon
Distance 21.0975 km
Official site http://www.helsinkicityrun.fi/etusivu

Helsinki City Run is an annual half marathon that takes place every May as a road running event around the streets and parks of Helsinki. Starting in 1994[1] and organised by Suomen Urheiluliitto, the race has become popular over the years, attracting a record number of 17,000 participants in 2013.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Helsinki City Runin Historia" (in Finnish). Suomen Urheiluliitto. Retrieved 2014-06-02. 
  2. ^ Toivonen, Janne (2013-05-05). "17 000 juoksi halki keväisen Helsingin". Helsingin Sanomat (in Finnish). Retrieved 2014-06-02. 

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