When we designed the logo of this year’s race -having the catholic church of Tusnad on it- we had no idea that it will have such a strong magnetic effect, that it will even catch the attention of the pope itself. But putting aside the humour, most of you are already informed most probably, that the head of the Roman Catholic Church will visit, first time ever in history, Transylvania on the 1st June 2019. Pope Francis will celebrate an open air mass only 35 km from Tusnad, on the same day when the 11 HRI Vitalion Tusnad Marathon was announced last summer. This unforeseen event brings so many changes (eg. due to the huge traffic expected, we can’t get route licence for the race neither for the 1st nor the 2nd June.) that we had no other choice than put the race on another weekend. The new date of the race: 25. May 2019. Starting package and ordered merchandising items can be picked up in the race centre in Tusnad on 24. May 2019 17:00-20:00, or on 25. May 2019 7:30-9:00. W...
The registration is now open for the 11. HRI Vitalion Tusnad Marathon (1 June 2019)
Record number registration have arrived to the 10. HRI Vitalion Tusnad Marathon. all together 706. This means more than 20% increase compared to last year's registration, what was also a record until now. Most of the runners came from Romania and from Hungary, but we had runners from Slovakia, Moldova, Germany, Belgium, and we also had a Spanish TV crew. The popularity of the race is shown by the fact that 60% of the runners are keep returning to Tusnádfürdő for this run. Men: 1. Kovács Attila (Csíkszereda) 01:31:12; 2. Viorel Tams (Marosbogát) 1:31:24; 3. Dániel Attila (Sepsiszentgyörgy) 01:33:14 Women: 1. Maria Magdalena Veliscu (Bukarest) 01:49:27; 2. Török Ibolya (Kolozsvár) 01:53:06; 3. Fazakas Bíborka (Szováta) 01:54:20
Here comes the medal of the 10. HRI Vitalion Tusnad Marathon, which will be received by indivual runners and relay team members in the finishing area. We like it a lot, hope you feel the same!
Here comes the official T-shirt of the race. First time ever not only individual runners but relay team members also receive technical T-shirts!
Thank you for everybody the participation. We think it was a fantastic event this year, we hope you feel the same. 587 registration arrived which is a new record. Thank you for that. Keep an eye on our facebook page in the following days for further pictures, for videos and for personalised diploma. Let's meet next year as well at the 10. Tusnad Maraton, on 2 June 2018.
Proposal at the Tusnad Marathon! We wish lots of happiness to Mónika Salló and László Deák. :)
Here comes the medal of the 9. HRI Vitalion Tusnad Marathon, which will be received by indivual runners and relay team members in the finishing area. We like it a lot, hope you feel the same! :)
Record number pre-registrations this year: 501 all together. If you missed it, still can register on the spot on the 9. June 16:00-20:00 in the race tent next to St Kristóf Pension, or on the 10. June 7:30-9:00 in the Olt pension.
These are the T-shirt of this year, we hope you will like the graphic. The surprise is that first time int he history of the race the preregistred individual runners get technical T-shirts with the starting bag The relay members will get cotton T-shirts. IMPORTANT, that on the spot registration does not include any T-shirt (neither technical nor cotton). However we are going to sell some T-shirts ont he spot on limited stock, but if you want to be sure to have the T-shirt in the right size for you , its better to preregister before 30. May.