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Marathon marathon

On 21 September we will inaugurate our new housing area, Marathon. We are celebrating by offering a truly Lund-style marathon for Lund students.

The Marathon marathon starts at Marathon and then winds 42 195 decimetres through Lund to the finish line at Athen. We arrange this exercise race together with LUGI Motion.

  • Date: Saturday, September 21
  • Start: Joint start 14:00 at Marathon (no timekeeping)
  • Goal: Athen (AF borgen)
  • Distance: 42 195 decimeters (approx. 4.2 km)
  • Cost: Free for members of Studentlund or LUGI Motion. Also, you will get at a cool function t-shirt!

NOTE! Limited number of participants. First come first served.

The registration is closed.

Great chances of winning

We will be running a raffle with great prizes for all those who make it to the finish line, and of course, there will be a special prize for the best fancy dress outfit – don’t miss that contest! 

Practical information

  • The distribution of number tags takes place on Saturday 21 September 13:00-13:45 on the lawn east of Marathon (Tunavägen 33).
  • All participants will get an orange ÖKA functional t-shirt when you pick up your number tag. 
  • Let the Marathon theme inspire you. So, put on something smart, funny, or creative!
  • Restricted access to toilet.
  • There are no changing rooms or storage facilities for belongings.
  • There will be no official timekeeping.
  • Staff and signs along the track will show the way
  • Marathon marathon is an exercise race and not a competition race. Thus, regular traffic rules along the track must be followed.
  • All participation is at your own risk. The organizers do not incur any costs if you are injured. If you are ill or have pain somewhere, we advise against starting.
  • Medical support is available for minor injuries.
  • The race will be filmed/photographed. The organizers reserve the right to use the film/photo in their marketing. If you think you are in a picture and want to be removed, please contact us.
  • If you are prevented from participating, you can easily transfer your place to a friend. Send the new information (name, address, and email address) to us
  • Your privacy is important to us. This is how we handle your personal information in connection with the race here.

Track layout

QR code Marathon marathon

About the inauguration

The inauguration of AF Bostäder's newly built housing area Marathon begins at 13:00. You are welcome to visit a couple of apartments and look around the area before the race starts.


Please contact us if you have any questions about the race Marathon marathon via email

Track layout Marathon marathon

Latest update July 8, 2021