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North Pole Marathon

North Pole Marathon is a great spectacular race in North Pole. Explore all race facts below and sign up for a free runner analysis.

If you are looking for the "TheCoolest" marathon race in the world, then you should definitely consider the North Pole Marathon. This is a great challenge dedicated adventurous runners, who want to push themselves to the edge.

The North Pole Marathon is the northernmost marathon on earth and was started by Richard Donovan in 2002, where he completed The North Pole Marahton alone.

The participants in the North Pole Marathon fly to Longyearbyen on Spitsbergen (Svalbard) in Norway. From there the organizers will fly them to the North Pole.

As a participant you will experience extreme cold in one of the remotest parts of the world. The temperature can be minus 30°C or lower (WindChill). But it varies quite a lot. At RaceDay in 2010 the temperature was not much below 0, whereas the temperature was minus 32°C in 2011.

According to the organizers the participants do not need any extreme weather experience. There is generally no cut-off time.

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Race name:

North Pole Marathon - The Uvu North Pole Marathon

Where is the race held?

North Pole Marathon is held in North Pole - North Pole - Arctic. Lattitude N38.45.00
Longitude W89.37.00. 101 meters above sea level. Read more about the place: North Pole Travelguide

How is the climate?

North Pole in April - Percipitation: 94mm spread out over 11 days. Humidity: 52%. Temperatures:
Temperatures min avg max
Celcius 7 19 13
Fahrenheit 44 66 55

What distances / races are available?


What is the time limit?

There is no time limit

Where can I register, contact the organizers or read more?

Where can I get help for my preparation?

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