Welcome to Kaunas International Marathon - the biggest running event in Kaunas. We are proud of our long history, record beating runners as well as creating a supporting and friendly community for all running enthusiasts. Whether you’re beating the marathon record or your personal best at 5 km - we’re here to help, support and make sure you do your best while having a great time!
Kaunas Marathon offers a unique course that starts and ends at the very heart of Kaunas city - City Hall. The track is certified by IAAF and AIMS and is one of the flattest courses in Europe. Also you’ll be able to run through Kaunas historic old town dating back to the 14th century, our beautiful riverside as well as some modern and impressive wall art. All along the course you will find refreshments as well as our volunteers always ready to help and provide support or a much needed cheer.
Besides the full marathon, Kaunas Marathon offers runners 5 other courses:
You can register for any distance online here (Register).
We’re always happy to welcome international runners to Kaunas Marathon and we are here to help you in any way possible - contact us and let us know if you need any additional information. Meanwhile, please read more about Kaunas Marathon rules and watch a video about Lithuania.
Accurate course measurement is a basic requirement of AIMS membership so runners can enter an AIMS road race with the full knowledge that the course will be accurate.
Kaunas marathon is AIMS member and the coarse are measured by an accredited IAAF-AIMS Grade B measurer .
Three levels of standards encompass all types and sizes of races.:
To achieve their standards, we assess races on a total of 54 categories that cover:
Kaunas marathon certificated 5 star mark.
|V 1984–2005||M 1984–2005|
|V40 1974–1983||M40 1974–1983|
|V50 1964–1973||M50 1964–1973|
|V60 1954–1963||M60 1954–1963|
|V70 1953 and older||M70 1953 and older|
|1 place 600EUR||1 place 600EUR|
|2 place 300EUR||2 place 300EUR|
|3 place 200EUR||3 place 200EUR|
|Kaunas marathon course record 600EUR|
|Lithuanian marathon record 10 000EUR|
|1 place 150EUR||1 place 150EUR|
|2 place 100EUR||2 place 100EUR|
|3 place 50EUR||3 place 50EUR|
|Half-marathon course record 400EUR|