Spitsbergen Marathon June 3rd 2017. Join in on the only marathon in the world with polar bear guards! Book now to ensure your starting number and accommodation.

Spitsbergen marathon is an unique running experience at 78 degrees north. Runners from all over the world gather to run in the arctic wilderness. This year’s race will go off 3rd of June. Book here!

Svalbard is temperature-wise ideal for running. The residents of Longyearbyen provide polar bear protection, and they cheer you to the finish line. 300 people from all over the world participated in the last year’s race, which makes Spitsbergen marathon an international race. The whole town turns into a running hot spot for a few days and a banquet will be arranged so you can mingle with other runners. 

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www.spitsbergenmarathon.no