Race info

Starting times

14.00 Boys and girls 9-11 years 2 km

14.05 Boys and girls 13-15 years 4 km

14.15 MiniCross 1 km

14.30 Classic 17 km

14.32 Economy/Junior 7 km

Late entries are accepted at the registration desk on the race day from 1.00 p.m. until one hour before the start of each class.

The schedule can be changed due to the number of participants. Look for updates at the website www.ecross.fi

The start area is reserved only for runners of the following scheduled starting group.

are available. It is not allowed ti cross the starting line before the starting gun has gone.

Warming up starts 5-10 minutes before each start at the starting area.

Changing rooms are available at the Leppävaara stadium.

Clothes can be left in a guarded deposit before the start. Each runner marks his/her race number on the bag with a marker pen. During the race, the clothes will be transported to the stadium building, where you can reclaim your bag after the race by showing your race number. Don’t leave valuables in your bag.

Valuables can be left in the Safety Deposit Service free of cost. You can reclaim your valuables after the race by showing your race number. Also, the lost and found items can be reclaimed here.

Race numbers must be worn clearly visible on the chest during the whole race. It is not allowed to bend or crunch the race numbers. By showing your race number after the finish you are entitled to the service. Race numbers will be picked up by the organiser at the Finish and you will get a ticket that entitles you to enter the swimming hall.

At the Finish you should follow the advice given by the officials.

The race categories have following age ranges:  8-11 y: born-2008-11; 12-15 y: born -2004-07; Mini Cross:-2012 or later born . 40-y:-born 1970-79, 50-y-, born 1960-69-64, 60-y: -1959 or earlier born. Men and women:-69-00 born. It is possible that some junior races can be combined or separated due to the number of participants.

Swimming and sauna are included in the entry fees of all classes. Your ticket entitles you to enter the Swimming hall from 2.00 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. on the race day. The Swimming hall cannot be used as a changing room before the run.

Parking is free for all eCross participants in the parking areas of the Leppävaara Sports Park, gymnasium, Sports Hall and Swimming hall on the race day from 12 30 a.m. till 8.00 p.m.

First aid is organized at the start and Finish are and along the course.

Refreshment Stations are placed along the different courses and at Start & Finish. They offer water and sports drink and also something small to eat.

Toilets are placed at the Start & Finish area.

Start lists and results will be set out on the wall on the back of the stadium. Final results will be published on the Internet.

Time will be taken for everybody in all classes except Mini Cross. The Finish will be closed at 6.00 p.m.

Courses are marked with Espoon Suunta -ribbons and eCross signs. At the crossroads there are officials showing the way. Classic 17 km class there is a sign at each kilometer along the course.

Dropping out the race should always be reported at the nearest First Aid Station, Refreshment Station or to any race official. Reporting entitles the participant to all services and products available at the Finish area.

Think about the environment! We kindly ask the participants equipped with bottles and gel tubes of their own to throw the empty ones in the waste containers at the refreshment stations. Thank you!