In late July, the International Athletics Marathon "The White Nights" will be held in St. Petersburg
The programme of the marathon offers two distances - one for the amateurs and another for the professionals. The former are to run 10 km, and the latter – a full marathon of 42 km. Among the participants are the runners from Germany, France, Great Britain, Canada, USA, Greece, Brazil, Japan, Morocco, Kenya and dozens of other countries, as well as all regions of Russia.
The track of the marathon runs through the center of St. Petersburg, past the world-famous historical and architectural monuments, along the picturesque embankments of the Neva and Fontanka rivers, Krestovsky Island and Nevsky Prospekt.
The marathon distance in St. Petersburg is one of the most beautiful tracks in the whole world, and the spectators may enjoy the entertainment programme and a small concert on the day of the race.
Starting and Finish Lines on the Palace sq.
- Address: St. Petersburg, Dvortsovaya ploshchad
- Site: https://russiarunning.com/event/IntMarathonSpb2018