Half marathon in Gdynia is distinguished by the high quality of the organization. It has a well-marked course, hydration stations for participants along the route where they can refuel with water or isotonic. The organizers of the "Gdynia Half Marathon" took care of the safety of the competition. During the race, all streets where the race takes place are closed to traffic, and volunteers, police and medics are present on the track.
Information about the race
“Gdynia Half Marathon” quite young, but quite massive Polish half marathon, which takes place every year in March in the Polish city of Gdynia. In its first run in 2015, these competitions gathered 4125 participants. As part of the sports event, there is not only a half-marathon competition - 21,097 kilometers, but also a half-marathon relay.
Participation in half marathon in Gdynia - this is a good opportunity to get acquainted with new cities, their history, architecture, exchange experience with other athletes, check their level of training. Vivid impressions are guaranteed for you. Preparing for "Gdynia Half Marathon” it is worth paying attention not only to your own sports form, but also to choosing the right equipment. After all, the month of March in the Baltic can be very unpredictable. In general, during this period there is often snow, strong winds and even frost.
Start half marathon in Gdynia takes place from the pier in the port (Jana Pawła II Str.). The finish line is located in the same place. The race route is certified Road Race Bronze IAAF and consists of one circle.
It runs through well-paved city streets and blocks. Therefore, every athlete has the opportunity not only to enjoy the competition, to feel the excitement, to test his body for endurance, but also to admire the architectural monuments, visit the beach and breathe in the healing sea air. The time limit is set at 3 hours.
The day before the competition, each participant must arrive at the venue of the half-marathon and pick it up your starter pack. For this, it is necessary to present an identity card. At the end of the competition, each athlete receives commemorative gifts, prizes and medals. The results of the races will be covered in mass media and online publications.