Olympic Stadium, Lidingövägen

Stockholm Marathon is an annual race held in the city. It starts and ends at the Olympic Stadium which has been the venue for lots of great sporting events and achievements.

It is an international marathon as half of the participants come from other countries. Some 17,500 runners take part in the competition and there are even more spectators. The Marathon Expo, the Pasta Party and the Marathon Café are events organised for runners who have to run 26 miles.

This is the most popular marathon in Europe followed by the London Marathon and the Berlin Marathon. Participants must be older than 18 years old and the race cannot last more than six hours. A medal and t-shirt are awarded to all participants at the end of the race.

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