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On-line registration ends soon

The 2017 Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will take place on Saturday, August 19th. Click here to find the program for the race day.

Online registration is in full swing here at marathon.is but it will close at 13:00 (1pm) on Thursday, August 17th. We encourage everybody to register online because the entry fee is higher at the EXPO. Click here to register for the 2017 Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon and here to find information about the entry fee.

The 2017 Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon EXPO, FIT & RUN EXPO, will take place at Laugardalsholl Sports Hall on Thursday, August 17th, and Friday, August 18th. Click here for further information.

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Run for charity?

Just over three thousand participants in the 2017 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon are collecting donations for charity at the website hlaupastyrkur.is. There is still time to join them.

Easy to collect donations

It is very easy to start collecting donations at hlaupastykur.is. In a few steps, you can choose a charity to run for, add your photo and write why you run for this charity. You can share your collection site on facebook or twitter to encourage friends and family to donate. Click here if you want to run for a good cause. 

You can choose between several Icelandic charity organizations. Note that many of the Icelandic charities are part of international charity organizations. Click here to find a list of registered charity organizations.  

Simple to make a donation

Anyone can go to hlaupastyrkur.is and make a donation to a registered runner in the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon. You can make the donation via credit card or an SMS text message (Icelandic telephone numbers only). 
 
Running Teams

All runners that are collecting donations for a charity via hlaupastyrkur.is can form a running team where co-workers, friends, and families or other groups can collect donations together. Runners are registered as individuals but can tag themselves together in a running team that has a page where the team can post their photos, collection goal and reasons for participation. Click here for further information.

 

Runners in the Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon have collected almost 60 million ISK for charity since 2006. In the year 2016 just over 97 millions ISK were collected via hlaupastyrkur.is for 164 charity organizations. Runners are amazing people!

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Registration in full swing

The 34th Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will take place on Saturday, August 19th, 2017. Registration for the race is now in full swing. More than 5000 participants have already registered for the race.

There are five available distances so all age groups and levels should find something that fits them:

Marathon (42,2 km)
Half marathon (21,1 km)
10 km race
Fun run
Kid´s Marathon

It is recommended to register sooner than later because the entry fee will rise at midnight on Monday, July 3rd.

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Want to run for charity?

All runners registered for the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon can run for charity. Collection of donations takes place on the web hlaupastyrkur.is.

Runners can choose between over 100 Icelandic charity organizations, many of them are part of international organizations. Click here to view a list.

Since 2007 participants in the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon have been able to run for a good cause. Over 500 million ISK has been collected to almost two hundred charities since 2007. In the year 2016 just over 97 million ISK were collected via hlaupastyrkur.is for 164 charity organizations.

Click here if you want to start collecting donations.

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More than 3000 registered

The 2017 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will take place on Saturday, August 19th, 2017. More than 3000 participants are now registered for the race, including 1000 Icelandic runners and 2000 from other countries. 

Most of the registered participants are taking part in the half marathon, just over 1000 people, and around 900 people are registered for both the 10 km race and the marathon. The gender ratio is almost equal, 54% of the registered participants are female runners and 46% male runners.

On-line registration for the race will be open until 13:00 on Thursday, August 17th but participants are encouraged to register sooner than later since the entry fee gets higher closer to the race.

Click here to register.

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Now is the right time to register

Now is the right time to register for the 2017 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon if you want to get the lowest entry fee. The entry fee will rise on Thursday, March 16th so we encourage everybody to register before that date. Click here for information about the entry fee.

The 2017 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon takes place on Saturday, August 19th. Participants can choose between four distances plus a Kid´s marathon:

Marathon
Half marathon
10 km race
3 km fun run
Kid´s marathon

Name and distance changes are allowed while on-line registration for the race here at marathon.is is open.

Click here to register.

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Registration is open

Registration for the 2017 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon, that will be held for the 34th time on August 19th has now opened here on marathon.is.

The race consists of five different distances so people of all age groups and fitness levels should be able to find a suitable distance.

Marathon (42,2 km)
Half marathon (21,1 km)
10 km race
3 km Fun Run
Kids Run

Runners are encouraged to register early because the entry fee will increase as it comes closer to the race. The last change to register at the lowest price is March 15th.

Those who want to run for an Icelandic charity organization can collect donation at the web hlaupastyrkur.is. You can register as a charity runner here if you are already signed up for the race. You can also choose to donate 2000 ISK or 4000 ISK to the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon charity collection in the registration process. All donations will be divided proportionately between all the participating charity organizations. 

To see the list of registered runners click here.

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About Reykjavik Sports Union

The Reykjavik Sports Union was established in 1944 and is the association of sports clubs in Reykjavik. The Reykjavik Sports Union organizes six sports events every year: Íslandsbanki Reykjavík Marathon in August, Laugavegur Ultra Marathon in July, Suzuki Midnight Sun Run and WOW Tour of Reykjavik in June, WOW Northern Lights Run in February and WOW Reykjavik International Games in January.