Aalto walk & run: 10K & 5K event 2023

Join the whole Aalto community's free of charge sports event, formerly known as Aalto 10 & 5K. Run, jog, or walk – you choose!
picture of the runners in the event 2022
Aalto 10km/5km

The Aalto 10 & 5K – in Finnish "Aalto-kymppi" and "Aalto-vitonen" – has a new name, but the event is still the same!  Aalto walk & run is a great outdoor event free of charge for all Aalto community members: staff, students and alumni. The event is arranged as part of the Espoo Rantamaraton. 

Saturday, 16 September 2023 events

Espoo Rantamaraton's marathons

  • Marathon and half-marathon with timing  (Marathon at 11.00 and half-marathon at 13.20). Discounted price 40€/person for Aalto personnel, students and alumni. Please note - there are 40 free marathon seats available for the first entrants! See the instructions and code for free seats below. Free marathon is available for all those who will volunteer during the event.

Aalto walk & run event - free of charge for everyone in Aalto Community

  • Aalto 5 km on Sat 16.9. at 11.10
  • Aalto 10 km with timing on Sat 16.9. at 11.20

The start line for both events (Aalto 10k & 5k and marathons) is at Espoo Otaranta, Otaniemi Campus (Otahalli area). 

See the timetable in Espoo Rantamaraton page


The above and below registration link for all the runs and for the Aalto's personnel, students and alumni will be opened on Monday 6th March 2023 at 9:00 am.

Registration link hereThe 2023 running T-shirt with Espoo Rantamaraton logo have a fee (15 €) for all participants.

Kindly read the Aalto 10K description of file.

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Recruitment of voluntary officials

Voluntary officials for the Aalto walk & run event

Good to know!

In case you wish to run with your spouse or friends outside Aalto University, you can ask your spouse or friends to register to the "Rantakymppi" (10km) and/or  "Rantavitonen" (5km)- races.They are exactly the same races as Aalto 10km and Aalto 5km, arranged simultaneously, just with different name. Also, your family/friends needs to pay the participation fee and register following to the normal registration procedure set by the Espoo Rantamaraton organisation. More info here:

More information on the Aalto walk & run event: [email protected]

Instructions for registering in marathons on Saturday 16.9.2023

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