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.

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This year we introduce also the half marathon distance.

The course and the race are certified according to the quality criteria of Kondis, the Norwegian long distance runners’ organisation.

The race takes place on Saturday 17. June 2017.

Starting times: 10.00 a.m.: Half marathon, 11.00 a.m. Marathon.

Early start at 09.00 a.m. is possible for runners planning to finish in more than six hours.

Start/finish area: Olav M. Troviksvei 13, 0864 Oslo (Map). 15 minutes’ travel time with Metro Line 5 from the city centre of Oslo to Kringsjå station.