ARCHIVED RACE: Midnight Sun Marathon @ 24, Tromsø, Norway on 30 June 2012

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Midnight Sun Marathon
  • Distance (KMs): 42,195
  • Date: 30 June 2012
  • Start Time: 20.30
  • Venue: 24
  • Best Time (Men): 02:20.56
  • Best Time (Women): 02:38.22
  • Organised By: Midnight Sun Marathon
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? Yes
  • Has Water Stations? Yes
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes

Race Description

Midnight Sun Marathon 2012 – Norway
Every year runners from more than 60 different countries meet in Tromsø, Norway to run in the Arctic under the midnight sun. Midnight Sun Marathon is held at night, but you still run in bright daylight. The pure feeling of the midnight sun in stunning surroundings is a major part of the reason why the race is a target for a great number of runners round the world.

Midnight Sun Marathon June 30th 2012
Welcome to the Arctic city of Tromsø at 70°N and the Midnight Sun Marathon, the world`s northernmost AIMS certified marathon. You can choose between five different distances; the marathon, halfmarathon, 10km race, 4.2km fun-run, and children`s race.

Midnight Sun
The sun doesn’t set for 2 months, from the middle of May to the middle of July. This is one the things that makes the Midnight Sun Marathon a special and exotic event. Even in cloudy weather it is broad daylight 24 hours a day.

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