One of the main sporting events of the year, the Half Marathon Northern Capital 2019 was held in St. Petersburg on 4 August of 2019. Three routes were offered to participants along distances of 21 kilometers, 10 kilometers and 1520 meters. The race became one of the most prominent ever held in St. Petersburg, a total of 8,000 athletes took part in it.
AZIMUT Hotel St. Petersburg has traditionally acted as the official hotel partner of the Half Marathon, hosting runners from different cities and countries. The hotel offered the participants of the half-marathon special rates for accommodation and round-the-clock access to the fitness room on the 8th floor of the hotel for comfortable preparation for the race.