More international runners registered on HCRD than ever

In 2019 Helsinki City Running Day will be more international than ever! Already at this point Helsinki City Running Day has more international runners than last years event. Already 1500 runners from 80 different countries have registered for the biggest running event in Finland. The biggest group of internationals comes from Great Britain and the[…]

The refreshments on Garmin Helsinki City Marathon are more generous than ever

The refreshment supply on Garmin Helsinki City Marathon 2019 will be more generous than ever. There are 15 refreshment stations in total and a Sportyfeel energy gel station along the route. In addition the runners will enjoy a generous supply of refreshments and snacks at the finish area after the run. The supply of refreshments[…]

Over 10 000 runners have registered for Helsinki City Running Day 2019

Helsinki City Running Day (on May 18th) has reached 10 000 registered runners in two months before the event. The Helsinki City Running Day is the largest running event in Finland with 6 distances. Helsinki City Running Day combines the largest half marathon Helsinki City Run and the most international and the biggest marathon Garmin[…]

2019 Helsinki City Running Day shirt now on sale!

Helsinki City Running Day 2019 FINLAND T-shirt is now on sale.  HCRD official event t-shirt is a perfect souvenir from Finland’s largest running event. The shirt is Craft running t-shirt. Soft, comfortable and fast-drying t-shirt with reflective Craft logo. The runners can also order their name printed on the back of the t-shirt. Order your[…]

Recovery area serves the runners of Helsinki City Running Day

For the first time, Helsinki City Running Day offers a recovery area for the runners of the day. Recovery area is located behind Telia 5G Arena, near the finishing line and equipment storage. The area includes Avantopool Kinos cold recovery pools, sauna provided by Union of Professional Engineers in Finland to celebrate their 100. jubilee[…]


Garmin will be the title sponsor of Helsinki City Marathon for the next two years. The event will be now known as Garmin Helsinki City Marathon. Moreover, Garmin will continue being one of the main sponsors of Helsinki City Running Day which is held in May 18th, 2019


HELSINKI CITY RUNNING DAY BLACK FRIDAY CAMPAING ON NOV 23, 2018 Register with a friend and save money on Black Friday, November 23rd! BLACK FRIDAY CAMPAING PRIZES FOR 2 PERSONS Helsinki City Run half marathon: 80 €  (normal price 98€ for 2) Helsinki City Marathon: 105€ (normal price 130€ for 2) Helsinki City 5: 45[…]


Helsinki City Running Day grows with a new event: Helsinki City Double! Helsinki City Double is a 63,3 km run where the runners run both Helsinki City Run half marathon and Helsinki City Marathon on May 18th, 2019. “In Helsinki City Running Day 2018 there was already several runners who ran both distances. For 2019[…]