17th marathon - Virtual race
Even though May 17 will be different this year, the day will still be celebrated !! 🇳🇴
May 17 and the BMW Oslo Marathon have one thing in common - a folk festival! 🎊 The BMW Oslo Marathon wants to celebrate the day with community, mastery and joy.
The 17th mairaton is a virtual race for everyone, and it's free!
You decide where and when you want to run - as long as it is on May 17. And remember to follow FHI's infection control rules when you run. We run alone, but still together!
To participate in the virtual race, you must register. All registered participants are in the draw for great prizes! ✨ The winner of each distance will of course receive a prize. 🥇
The different distances you can participate in are:
3 x hurray! (3 km)
Strawberry 10K (10 km)
Half marathon (21 km)
Marathon (42 km)
Triple (73 km)
Then we must not forget that May 17 is Children's Day. We challenge you and your family to create the Children's Marathon in their own way. Do you have creative solutions to get the kids active this day? Obstacle course in the living room? Ice running in the woods?
Hashtag # barnas17mairaton and show us their activities for the kids. 😄🥳
More info to come! Follow us on our facebook page for the 17th mairaton

[: en] The 17th of May is Norway's National Day, and normally a day celebrated with fellowship, music and parades. Due to the coronavirus, this years celebration will be very different, without the big parades and social gatherings. We want to contribute to the celebration inviting everyone to join our virtual race, 17.mairaton, and dress up in the colors of our flag, red, white and blue. Our goal is to spread joy, sense of achievement and fellowship on our national day, and give the people a fun alternative to this years celebration.

Everyone is welcome to join wherever you are and whenever you want - as long as you do the race on the 17th of May. And remember to follow the guidelines and rules from the authorities.

We are running together, but alone.

The different distances you can participate in is:

  • 3 x hurray! (3 km)
  • Strawberrymila (10 km)
  • Half marathon (21 km)
  • Marathon (42 km)
  • Triple (73 km)

Sign up here - it's free!



Age: 45

Residence: BĂŚrum

Distance during the BMW Oslo Marathon 2020:
I run half, and of course aim to have the widest smile all the way.

Previous participation in the Oslo Marathon:
ÂŤ10 for GreteÂť 2013, Half Marathon 2014 and 2015, 2017 and 2018 and marathon in 2019.

Three words that describe me:
Outgoing, Smiling, Energetic

Instagram: @muddylicious