Nordmarka Forrest Marathon (Nordmarka Skogsmaraton) in Oslo was founded in 1994, and is one of the most popular marathon races in Norway. Run through the beautiful forested and hilly Nordmarka, a major recreational area both for inhabitants and visitors of Oslo. Please find your time to visit our film of 2018!
The course and the race are certified according to the quality criteria of Kondis, the Norwegian long distance runners’ organisation.
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Date of the race:
The next race takes place on Saturday 6th June 2020.
Ultra race – 63.3km: 08:30 am
Marathon: 9.30 a.m.
Half Marathon: 10.30 a.m.
Lyn Klubbhus, Olav M. Troviks vei 13, 0864 Oslo (Map).
15 minutes’ travel time with Metro Line 5 from the city centre of Oslo to Kringsjå station. It takes about 10 min. to walk from the Metro station (Kringsjå/line 5) to the start of the race. There will be marked and easy to find.
Bips and Startnumbers
You can collect your startnumber on Thursday og Friday evening, before the race, at the sports store «Oslo Sportslager» in Oslo. We will be here between 17-19pm on Thursday and 17-18pm Friday. There is an electronic Bip in the startnumber.
Oslo Sportslager, Torggata 20, 0183 Oslo. MAP to the store.
If not, you can collect the Startnumber/Bip at the racingday, on the arena. Please be aware of that you will need some extra time for this. MAP to the start/finish arena, Kringsjå.
Maps of the race
The Ultra racers first runs the Full Marathon and then the Half Marathon. The Ultra distance is a new distance in 2020. We work to get the Ultra distance to qualify for UTMB points.
Stay in Oslo
There are several hotels in the town. Any hotel in the city will have easy access to the start by the metro. The closest hotel i Thon Hotel, Ullevål Stadion. This is on the Metro/Line 5 and is a few stops from the start and finish of the race.
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