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  • August 19th 2017

    The 2017 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will place on Saturday August 19th. Participants can choose between five different distances. On-line registration is open here at marathon.is.
  • Reykjavik Culture Night

    The Reykjavik Culture Night is an annual event, held in the city of Reykjavik since 1996. The Reykjavik Marathon and the Reykjavik Culture Night take place on the same day, Saturday August 19th 2017. Click here for information about the Culture Night.
  • Run for charity

    All runners registered for the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon can run for a good cause. Collection of donations takes place on the web hlaupastyrkur.is. In 2016 runners collected more than 90 million ISK for 167 different charities. Click here for further information.
  • „I highly recommend Reykjavik Marathon”

    Kamiar Kouzekanani recommends Reykjavik Marathon as a destination marathon. Click here to read his race report and some other comments and blogs from runners all over the world.

35 days to go

Registration for the 2016 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon, that will be held for the 33rd time on August 20th is in full swing here on marathon.isOn-line registration ends on Thursday August 18th at 13:00. 

The race consists of six 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), relay race (2-4 runners team up and run a marathon), 10 km race, 3 km Fun Run and a Kids Run.

Here are few links that can be helpful for participants and people think about signing up:

On-line registration
List of registered participants
Charity web
Budget Car rental - special prize
Reykjavik Excurstions - Tours in Iceland - discount prize


Tours in Iceland

Reykjavik Excursions, one of our solid sponsors, is a leading organizer of coach and bus tours in Iceland. They are a fully licensed tour operator and travel agent that offers day trips and guided tours, travelling all over the country since 1968. Find more about their tours and the special price they offer all Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon participants here.


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.