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Distance Running 2016 Edition 2

2016 edition 2 flat

Published April 2016

Cover: Kilimanjaro Marathon, Tanzania


Running into history

An Arctic alternative

Rovaniemi is a busy summer town offering plenty to do. Crossing the Arctic Circle (66km to the north) is a must. You can also visit Santapark, Santa Claus’ Office, Ounasvaara, the Ranua Wildlife Park, the Arktikum Museum, the Pilke Science Centre and the Jutajaiset Folklore Festival. Or why not take a cruise on the Kemijoki or enjoy a smoke sauna in the Midnight Sun? The possibilities are endless. Welcome to Rovaniemi — enjoy your run and a new experience.

See the latest news from Rovaniemi Marathon

Also in this issue …

Lives remembered: John Disley, 1928–2016 , Chet Sainsbury, 1942–2016

News from AIMS, IAAF, WMRA and IAU; Race dates; Race contact details.


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