Sarvenperä Sauna Marathon is a summer event in Central Finland which combines the basic Finnish values: nature, sauna, and light exercise. In a full day program the participants learns to know the other participants, local culture, and local fauna.
Sauna Marathon is not a competition. It is a way to enjoy different kind of saunas in a good company. The participants will test 16-20 saunas. The trip is about 10 kilometers, and the participants will walk, swim, or row a boat on a way to different kind of saunas. The participants should reserve about 10 hours for the whole Marathon. The most interesting saunas on the way are traditional smoke saunas and transportable saunas.
The registration for the event has ended.
The saunas are mixed, please wear swimsuit in sauna. Take your own sauna gear with you. There might be wet places during the marathon, so it is good to have suitable shoes and clothing.
The price includes refreshments and food for the whole day. The participants must be over 13 years old. All the participants will get the program and Diploma. The participation is at entrant's own risk. There will be first aid group present the whole day. If there will be more than 80 persons enrolled, the organizer will draw the participants. The organizers will set up the groups and timetable.