Friday 19 May 2017

Saturday 20 May 2017

Award Ceremonies

Race Center

The race center is Kokkola Sport hall, Address: Vapaudentie 1, 67100 KOKKOLA. The race course is situated right next to the sport hall.

The area has plenty of parking places. Right next to the race course is places for campers. The camper places are rented by the Kokkola Sports Hall (Phone: +358 40 521 6410).




The race course is officially measured and it is 864,1 meters long. The course is quite flat and there is approximately one meter ascension per lap. Half of the course is gravel and the other halve tarmac.


Hotel Kokkola - Accomodation offer


The participants WILL NOT be insured by the race organizer. Everyone is participating with his/hers own risk!


Kokkola Sport Hall’s locker rooms, rest rooms and saunas are at participants use during the race. During the night participants can rest inside the sports hall.

A tent for the service personnel is right beside the course. In the tent you can find drinking water, electric kettle, coffeemaker, microwave own, electrical socket and gas grill.

The tent is not big enough for all the service personnel to eat sausages at the same time.

The participants can leave their belongings in a locked room.

The contents of the refreshment table: Water, Vichy, Coca-Cola, Jaffa, Juice, Chips, Pickles, Sea salt, Raisin, Peanuts, Salt sticks, Dried fruit, Banana, Orange, Chocolate, Honey, Candy

For 24h runners, in addition: Tea, Coffee, Broth, Noodles, Jam bread, Salami bread, Oatmeal porridge, Blueberry soup

Finnish Red Cross will be on the scene throughout the race and they will have an ambulance at their use.

Timing and measuring

The distance will be measured with Chip Timing system and last lap will be measured individually.


For each distance the three best females and males will be awarded. All participants will be awarded with a medal. Award ceremonies will be held one hour after the end of each race distance.

Participation Payment

The participation is secured after the participation is paid to the race organizer’s account. The price of the participation is determined by the PAYMENT DAY.

Participation payment is paid with following information:
Beneficiary: West Coast Ultra Runners ry
Bank account: FI67 4912 0010 1200 45

In the recipe give following message:
Firstname Lastname, Female/Male, Distance
Name of the relay team

All pre-registered participants will receive a technical running shirt.

Prices of participation till March 19 2017:

Prices of participation till May 7 2017:

The post-registration price is +20 Euros. The participant can post-register May 19-20 2016 during the registration hours at the Kokkola Sports Hall.

Contact information

West Coast Ultra Runners
Marko Forsell, +358 400 756517
Samuli Nieminen
Fredrik Olaussen +358 400 516324

Further Information :

Important Addresses

Kokkola Sports Hall, Vapaudentie 1, 67100 Kokkola, Finland