If you won’t be able to attend the actual race day in Stockholm October 9, you will be able to run exactly where you are. Here on this site you can read all the information that you need for the virtual race. The application is very simple and is only for you who are registered to the race but for some reason can’t attend live.
IMPORTANT: It’s not ASICS Stockholm Marathon that you’re going to search for. It’s Marathongruppen.
To sign in to the app fill in the e-mail address that you filled in when you registered to the race. Shortly after you will receive a unique six code that you will sign in with.
Unfortunately, we won’t be able to send the medal and the finisher t-shirt to addresses outside of Sweden. We hope for your understanding!
The app works on phones that either have Apple iOS or Google Android as a software. We recommend you to have the latest version of your phone’s software for the best experience in the app.
For Google Android software 8.0 is required in order to download the app and if you won’t be able to download it, you can visit our website where you can sign in and register your time manually. We will send out more information when the website is available.
You can run the race whenever you want between October 9 or 10. You can also register your time manually or from the GPS in your watch (Garmin, Suunto or Polar) which will be open all Monday October 11.
Tap on ”Run you virtual race” to run the race, either October 9 or 10. A menu will appear which asks you if you want estimate your time or run with a virtual pace runner.
The GPS in the app will count the distance of your running and automatically stop when you have been running a marathon. You will also during the race receive updates of your distance and time.
You can also register your finish time manually and go for a test run to make sure that your GPS works before starting your virtual race.
Results (app users only) you can see others who have been running virtually.
We recommend you to not run on a treadmill since the app’s tracking won’t be able to read the position you’re having properly. However if you wan’t to run on a treadmill you can register your time manually.
After finishing your race you will be able to download a diploma which will be sent to your e-mail adress.
Remember to celebrate after your accomplishment! Take a selfie once you’re done and use the hashtags #ASICSstockholmmarathon.