Pictures from the arena
III ENDURANCE 24h Esport Arena Espoo * 30 - 31.01.2010 *
The III Endurance 24h -competition will be held at the end of January 2010. The venue will be Esport Arena in Espoo also at this time. The Arena is located about 20km from Helsinki City center and it is easy to reach via good connections from the airport.
How to get to the arena from the airport:
Webtool for public trasportation route planning:
In English - På Svenska
For example from airport to Esport Arena:
From/Från: Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, Vantaa
To/Till: Koivu-Mankkaan tie 5, Espoo
These hotels are the nearest from Esport Arena:
center is approx. 15 km from Esport Arena.
The race will be run on a 390 m mondo-surfaced indoor track. The track is officially measured 7.11.2007 by Olli-Matti Penttinen. The conditions on the arena will be perfect, whether you are aiming for a new national record or are just enjoying unforgettable experience. Temperature is about 18-20°C (about 65°F).
The race is limited to 120 runners.
Special Notice: In case you, for some reason, need to cancel your participation: please, inform it to us as soon as possible. Thank You very much. If your cancellation happens before 31.12.2009 you will get your registration fee refunded.
Competition and venue information:
Following information is needed:
Participation fee is 80 EUR. The registration is not official before participation fee has been paid.
IBAN account number: FI23 1347 3000 4131 57
SWIFT number: NDEAFIHH
Beneficiary: Endurance Ultrarunning Team Finland
Prizes: Fastest runners will be awarded, some prizes will be raffled. Every runner gets a medal, technical T-shirt and diploma.
Aid Station: Good support is available during the event (energy drink, water, banana, salted cucumber, raisins, potato chips, pasta with sauce etc.). Runners are allowed to use their own support. Further information will be added here later.
Energy drink offered is Squeezy Orange (5%) which has no artificial sweeteners nor color ingredients.
II Endurance 24h
I Endurance 24h
III Endurance 24h photos:
Marko E. Takanen (email)
II Endurance 24h photos:
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I Endurance 24h photos:
W: 212,103 km, Edit Bérces (HUN, 2009)
M: 241,210 km, Reima Hartikainen (SWE, 2007)
Nordic Indoor Records:
W: 211,347 km, Sharon Broadwell (NOR, Oslo 2007)
M: 246,580 km, Henrik Olsson (SWE, Oslo 2007)
World Indoor Records:
W: 237,861 km, Eleanor Robinson (GBR, Milton Keynes 1990)
M: 275,567 km, Nikolai Safin (RUS, Podolsk 1993)
IAU Bronze Label #85