Murmansk XCski Marathon

Date: 26.03.2016 Location: Murmansk Route: 50 km FT / 25 km FT / 1 km FT
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Marathon has been a part of the Polar Olympics since 1974. It has been the only cross-country skiing marathon in the #USSR for a long time. More than 600 athletes took part in the first event, for many of them it was already a victory. Well-known skiers and Olympic champions of the USSR and Russia

 

Nikolay Zimyatov,

Alexander Zavyalov,

Vecheslav Vedenin,

Sergey Saveliev,

Vladimir Smirnov,

Nikolay Bazhukov,

Vasiliy Rochev,

Evgeniy Belyaev,

Alexey Prokurorov,

Elena Vyalbe,

Julia Chepalova,

Svetlana Nageykina,

Anna Bogaliy,

Alexey Petukhov

 

and many others took part and won the competitions.

The Marathon program is constantly amended by adding new shorter distances for skiers at any level of sports competence.

 

LOCATION

There was a time when the Russians called the Norwegians and the Normans the Murman people. #Murmansk is a town situated on the Kola Peninsula beyond the Polar Arctic Circle. It is one of the towns founded by the famous Romanov family in 1916. It was first called Romanov-on-Murman. Now it is the biggest ice-free port in the world beyond the Polar Circle. The regions boasts of a great variety of lakes and springs appeared after three ice-flows happened in the past.

 

RACE PROGRAM

 

26.3.2016

 

25 FT HALF-MARATHON

@ 10.00

men 1999 y.o.b. and older and women 1997 y.o.b. and older

groups are determined for boys 1998-1999 y.o.b., girls 1996-1997 y.o.b. and for athletes 1946-1942 y.o.b. and 1941 y.o.b. and older (every 5 years’ grades)

winners are determined in every group for taking places from 1st to 3rd.

 

1 FT BABY MARATHON

@ 10.15

children 2009-2012 y.o.b.

groups are determined for children 2009-2010 y.o.b and 2011-2012 y.o.b (every 2 years’ grades)

winners are determined in every group for taking places from 1st to 3rd.

 

50 FT MARATHON

@ 10.30

men 1997 y.o.b. and older and women 1995 y.o.b. and older

groups are determined for juniors 1996-1997 y.o.b. athletes of 1993-1995 y.o.b and 1947-1992 y.o.b. (every 5 years’ grades)

winners are determined in every group for taking places from 1st to 3rd and for taking places from 1st to 6th in the overall classification.

 

RACE OFFICE

The Committee for physical culture and sports of the Murmansk region

2a Cheluskintsev street

Murmansk 183038

Russia

 

marathon51.ru

 

T. +7 8152 45 58 17

T. +7 8152 45 58 28

E-MAIL: sport@gov-murmansk.ru

 

open hours: from 10:00 till 18:00

local time: GMT + 03:00

 

 

Race director

IVAN SIGAEV

 

Chief of competition

NIKOLAY SHILOV

 

Race secretary

LARISA KOSORYGINA

 

 

REGISTRATION

Online registration deadline 18.3.2016 @

 

marathon51.ru

 

ENTRY FEE

the amount of fee paid

up to 29.2.2016

50 XC — 1 200 RUR

25 XC — 600 RUR

 

in case of slots available

on 1.3-25.3.2016

50 XC — 1 800 RUR

25 XC — 900 RUR

 

for those who register or pay fee

on the race day 26.3.2016

50 XC — 2 500 RUR

25 XC — 1 500 RUR

 

There is no entry fee for

BABY MARATHON

 

 

BIBS

Bibs are handled after

the registration and entry fee payment

in the following locations:

 

Race office

2a Cheluskintsev street, Murmansk

21-25.3.2016 from 10.00 till 17.00

 

Sports Complex

Dolina Yuta

3, Dolina Yjuta street

Pervomayski district, Murmansk

26.3.2016 from 08.30 till 10.00

Contact / Infos

ContactThe Committee for physical culture and sports of the Murmansk region
2a Cheluskintsev street
Murmansk 183038
Russia

marathon51.ru

T. +7 8152 45 58 17
T. +7 8152 45 58 28
E-MAIL: sport@gov-murmansk.ru

open hours: from 10:00 till 18:00

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