May 17, 2015
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Official partners

  • Partners

    • In 2007 Nordea bank, agency Nords Event Communications and Riga City Council started long-term cooperation in Nordea Riga marathon organisation. Since then Nordea has been the title sponsor of the event. 

    • Lattelecom is the leading provider of electronic communications services in Latvia. Lattelecom also offers integrated electronic communications and IT services, as well as telecommunications, network design and installation services.

  • Sponsors

    • adidas is one of the oldest and best-known sports apparel and equipment manufacturers in the world. adidas is sponsoring Nordea Riga marathon since 2007. Each year adidas is offering the official Nordea Riga marathon running technical T-shirt where official design developed by well-known Latvian artist is printed on.

    • Rimi Baltic is one of the leading retailers in Baltic States. Supporting active and healthy lifestyle, as well as to strengthen Nordea Riga marathon runners after the race, Rimi in Marathon finish zone distributed 18,000 finisher bags with fruits and snacks. In addition, Rimi also provided healthy snacks for energy points - more than half a tonne of fresh fruit for all participants of the race.

  • Organizers

    • Agency NECom has been a trendsetter for sponsorship and event marketing in Latvia. The agency has implemented countless national level sponsorship and event marketing projects in sports – starting form formation of the marketing platform for national football team and Nordea bank, as well as different running and lifestyle events. The agency is managing organization of the Riga marathon in collaboration with the Riga City Council since 2007.

    • Riga City Council believes that Nordea Riga marathon is important trademark of Riga and due to the event Riga is both recognized nationally and internationally. Although international recognition of the race has originated only in the last decade the race has been organized in Riga already since 1991. Riga City council actively is looking after next generation of runners by organizing Riga School Cup and supporting participation and recognizing achievements in 5K race by students.

  • Media partners

    • LNT is leading national TV channel in Latvia. TV personalities not only annually participate in the communication campaign of the race but also LNT each year provides live broadcast of Nordea Riga Marathon.

    • JCDecaux is the leading company of outdoor advertising in the world, as well as the leading operator of outdoor advertising in Latvia. The company has agencies in 55 countries and over 3700 cities. Our customers are offered the display of advertisement in the public transport stops, static stands, dynamic stands, on the large format stands, walls of the buildings, in columns, pylons and Riga International Airport. Every day audience of 300 million people is being reached by the outdoor advertising. We are IN FAVOUR of active and healthy lifestyle!

    • DELFI is the most popular and the most sportive news portal in Latvia. Follow the novelties and get ready for the 18the of May together with!

    • Radio Star FM – radio You start your morning positively with listening to Zoopasta; keep the daily rhythm with energetic Atis Zviedris, charming Maija Rozīte-Krištopane and drive home in Autopilot with Māris Grigalis. Whenever you turn on Star FM you can listen to the most topical music of today and Your favourite hits. Positivism and energy is filled in Zoopasta by attractive Baiba Sipeniece-Gavare and endlessly optimistic Jānis Romanovskis, but the “news lady” of Star FM Iveta Šnepa is ready to report the most topical information. Atis, Maija and Māris Grigalis will always take care, so you can hear Your favourite music.

    • The National News Agency LETA is the only full service news agency in Latvia that provides quality news and business information solutions to all kinds of organizations and businesses.

    • is a Latvian sports news website. It describes the recent Latvian and world sports events and interviews with Latvian athletes. There is special secion for Nordea Riga Marathon with news and video blog about training.

  • Official Hotel

    • Hotel Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel is providing venue for Marathon number pick-up before the race.

  • Partners

    • LIVE RĪGA is a brand used for promoting Riga. offers up-to-date info on what to do in Riga, what is worth knowing about Riga, where to stay and where to eat in Riga. There you can find special offers, weekend guides, calendar of festivals, concerts and culture events and even ask you questions about Riga.

    • Sony has been a permanent partner in the marathon - capturing the true emotions of the parties, the smiles, tired and exultation - the whole "Sony photo shot" expanding professional photographers, using the highest quality Sony Alpha cameras. After the marathon pictures can be downloaded by each runner`s.

    • During the race on refreshment stations each runner will enjoy especially refreshing Vichy water. In 2012 all together 23 250 litres of Vichy were consumed during the race.

    • Linearis is the leading translation agency in the Baltic States that since 2003 offers translation and interpreting, as well as other translation-related services in more than 100 languages. Linearis provides translation of texts required in the process of the organisation of Nordea Riga Marathon. During the marathon Linearis will take care of cheering up the participants by placing special cheer up phrases on the track that are characteristic to various countries to create a more positive atmosphere and help achieve even better results.

    • “Latvia Tours” not only proudly boasts 20 years of experience, but it is also the official travel agency of the Nordea Riga marathon. The agency aims to facilitate a secure and pleasant arrival as well as stay of the athletes in Latvia by offering an all-inclusive range of travel products (among them: flight, ferry and bus tickets, hotel booking and leisure travelling both for the athletes and other clients).

    • LIDO was one of the first private companies established after Latvia declared the renewal of its independence. The LIDO restaurant and bistro network was established twenty years ago and has since become an integral part of the current image of Latvia. Almost every development stage of the LIDO network is related to innovative pioneering worthy of its time and an original attitude towards entrepreneurship and the customer.

    • For many years now Ibumetin has been the pain-killer of first choice for people in Latvia and has proven itself to be a reliable friend in times of pain. However, there are often situations, when it’s not necessary to take drugs to ease pain.

      Ibumetin, paying particular consideration to people who enjoy an active sporting lifestyle, has developed Ibumetin Prel heating (containing capsaicin) and cooling plasters (containing menthol) – new generation hydrogel plasters, which deliver the active substance using the innovative Hydronique hidrogel system. It makes using plasters easier, improves adhesion to the skin, stopping the skin from drying out and ensuring that it can breathe and remain moist continuously. The plasters don’t leave stains on clothing and are thin and easy to remove from the skin, without tearing out hair. 

      Ibumetin Prel cooling plasters are ideally suited for reducing pain and oedemas gained through injury, pulled muscles and cramps.

      Ibuemtin Prel heating plasters – ideally suited to muscular relief after long, repetitive training (marathon, cycling), and also reduce pain in the back, the sacral region and the nape.   

    • The Rīga 2014 foundation was established by the municipality of the city of Rīga to provide for the development and running of the culture events of Rīga as the European Capital of Culture 2014. The foundation manages and coordinates the parties involved in the preparation of the programme, provides a communications campaign, prepares and manages local residents’ participation and volunteer programmes and encourages cooperation between the public and the private sector.

    • Latvian Athletic Federation has always been an important cooperation partner in the supervision of athletic standards, starting with the judges recruitment and to the doping control for elite runners.

    • Law office KLOTIŅI & SERĢIS has 20 years of experience in client service. With partners from European Law Firm® the office is able to act as a full service business law firm for foreign entrepreneurs in Latvia, as well as ensure faultless legal services in 27 European countries with the help of more than 700 experienced lawyers. KLOTIŅI & SERĢIS is providing legal services for the organizers of Nordea Riga marathon, supports active and healthy lifestyle, as well as promotes Nordea Riga marathon in 29 offices of European Law Firm.

    • Sports Laboratory experts provide advice and guidance during training sessions on Sunday mornings in Mežaparks in April and May.


    • The Latvian Academy of Sport Education is the only higher education institution in Latvia specialized in training and educating sport specialists. Nordea Riga marathon volunteer programme has been developed and each year is implemented in collaboration with the academy students to ensure high quality service for the participants on the race day.

    • "Maratons" is the first and only one specialized running store in Riga. There everyone can receive professional guidance on selecting most appropriate footwear, apparel and training support gadgets for running.

    • Latvian Hotels and Restaurants Association is the partner in informing hotels about Nordea Riga marathon and transportation opportunities during event.

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