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Statistic

In the first Reykjavik Marathon in 1984 214 runners took part. Like you can see on the following bar graph the event has grown into a big festival with around 15.000 runners taking part 2016.

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Past few years the participation in the timed distances has grown a lot. In the table below you can see registration numbers in all distances from 1984-2016.

  Year    Total     42,2 km      21,1 km      10 km     Relay race     3 km fun run      7 km     Kids Run  
2016 15.253 1.550 2.941 6.658 148 2.151 0 1.797
2015 15.026 1.262 2.488 6.233 150 2.136 0 2.767
2014 15.552 1.044 2.501 7.000 114 1.914 0 2.979
2013 14.272 977 2.356 6.251 143 1.839 0 2.706
2012 13.410 806 2.004 5.177 116 1.928 0 3.379
2011 12.481 685 1.852 4.434 116 1.966 0 3.428
2010 10.329 613 1.357 3.683 54 1.670 0 2.952
2009 11.487 670 1.559 3.527 0 1.723 0 4.008
2008 11.265 671 1.399 3.652 0 1.926 0 3.617
2007 11.572 563 1.260 3.053 0 2.236 0 4.460
2006 10.202 479 963 2.363 0 1.981 0 4.416
2005 4.322 326 658 1.347 0 1.991 0 0
2004 3.815 291 531 850 0 1.822 321 0
2003 3.367 282 559 872 0 1.314 340 0
2002 2.967 238 386 785 0 1.279 279 0
2001 2.706 234 427 728 0 1.107 210 0
2000 2.950 223 345 720 0 1.485 177 0
1999 2.570 210 374 577 0 1.190 219 0
1998 2.913 179 380 794 0 1.320 240 0
1997 3.076 129 344 926 0 1.677 0 0
1996 2.665 140 341 869 0 1.315 0 0
1995 3.200 144 404 1.158 0 1.494 0 0
1994 3.760 125 407 1.190 0 2.038 0 0
1993 3.590 121 389 1.131 0 1.949 0 0
1992 2.739 118 426 0 0 0 2.195 0
1991 2.292 100 390 0 0 0 1.802 0
1990 1.445 65 247 0 0 0 1.133 0
1989 1.322 81 206 0 0 0 1.035 0
1988 994 85 192 0 0 0 717 0
1987 798 65 133 0 0 0 600 0
1986 1.034 85 184 0 0 0 765 0
1985 506 60 113 0 0 0 333 0
1984 214 56 68 0 0 0 90 0

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.