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George's Wacky Costume Race

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The Kid's run, George's Wacky Costume Race takes place in Hljómskálagarður garden on Saturday, August 19th, 2017.  George's Wacky Costume Race is for children around 8 years old and younger but kids up to 10 years old are welcome to join the race. The Fun Run is probably more suitable for children over 8 years old. Parents can run with their children in George's Wacky Costume Race but they are not registered. Entertainment for the kids will start at 13.00 in Hljómskálagarður garden and then participants will be able to start running the course between 15:00 and 15:30. 

Click here to register a child for George's Wacky Costume Race. It will also be possible to register at the EXPO in Laugardalshöll sports hall but note that the price will be higher then. You can see the price list for all distances here. You can check out the race map here.

Registration fee

The entry fee for the 2017 Kid's run called: George's Wacky Costume Race is 1100-1400 ISK if registered online, 1600 ISK if registered at the EXPO. Information about entry fee can be found here.

Included in the registration fee is amongst other things a cap, sunglasses and a sticker tattoo that will be handed out along with the registration package at the EXPO in Laugardalshöll sports hall.

A family discount is given if a parent/guardian runs in the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon and two or more children. For further information click here.


Before the race, an EXPO will be held in Laugardalshöll Sports Hall. At the EXPO pre-registered participants can pick up their registration packages and those who have not signed up can do so. Click here for further information.


About Reykjavik Marathon

Reykjavik Marathon is a nonprofit organization that was established in 1984. Reykjavik Marathon organizes three events every year: Íslandsbanki Reykjavík Marathon in August, Laugavegur Ultra Marathon in July and Suzuki Midnight Sun Run in June.