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Registration is open

Registration for the 2014 Suzuki Midnight Sun Run is now open. The race will take place on Monday June 23rd. Click here or on the "on-line registration" button on the right to register.

It is recommended that runners register in good time since the entry fee gets higher closer to the race. Click here for information about the entry fee.

In 2013 about 2.000 people participated in the Suzuki Midnight Sun Run including around 350 people from abroad. According to a survey taken by participants in the 2013 Suzuki Midnight Sun Run 97% of them would recommend the race to their friends and family.

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Registration starts in January

The Suzuki Midnight Sun Run 2014 will take place on Monday June 23rd. This will be the 22nd time the race is held. Runners can choose between three timed distances: 5 km, 10 km and a half marathon.

Registration will start on January 10th. Information about registration fee and other practical things will be available here on the web in the beginning of January.

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The Reykjavik Marathon Web-store offers jackets, t-shirts and more for reasonable prize. You can find beautiful souvenir to remember a nice race and good training gear in preparation for next race.

The web-store has available long sleeved t-shirts with the Suzuki Midnight Sun Run logo for 4.400 ISK (approx. 26 EUR).

Check it out at www.marathon.is/shop.


Nice comments

We have had so many nice comments from runners after the 2013 Suzuki Midnight Sun Run we would like to share.

Great running event !

It was an amazing experience.

Most beautiful course ever run!

Brilliant event thanks for everyone's hard work making it such a fun evening

Thank you very much for hosting such a great event.

On the web baystreet.ca Mark Gibbon from Toronto says: I’ve never been as happy running a race as I was during this race. Click here to read the article about Mark and his trip to Iceland.

Thank you runners for all your nice comments.

Results and photos

The 2013 Suzuki Midnight Sun Run was held on June 24th. 1.995 people registered for the race, around 350 from abroad.

Results from the race are available hereIn case of the unfortunate event occurring that you do not find your name in the results of the run please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name, date of birth, distance, bib number and the time you think you crossed the finish line. If you know the names of anybody who finished the race at a similar time as you then it is also good to include their names. Comments on the results should be sent before July 1st.

Some nice photos from the race have now been published here on the website and on facebook. More photos will be added within the next few days.

Race day program

The program on race day June 24th 2013 is following

16:00  Registration and number pickup - closes 30 min before each race
21:20  Half marathon start on Engjavegur by the the Reykjavik Zoo & Family Park
21:50  5 k start on Engjavegur by the Reykjavik Zoo & Family Park
22:00  10 k start on Engjavegur by Engjavegur 6
00:00  Last change to enter the swimming pool
00:30  The swimming pool closes

The prize ceremony will be at the finishing area as soon as results are ready. All distances finish on a path by the old laundry springs in Laugardalur called "þvottalaugavegur". Click here for a map.

Note that the parking lot by the ice skating rink in Laugardalur will be closed from 18:00. Also note that the road Engjavegur will be closed some parts of the evening. It is recommended that runners park by Laugardalsvöllur National Football Stadium.

Benefits for runners

The following companies offer special benefits for runners in the 2013 Suzuki Midnight Sun Run.

Hreyfing gym and spa

Hreyfing gym and spa, located in Álfheimar 74, offers all runners a free 7 day pass. This offer is valid until the end of August. You will have to hand in your bib number at Hreyfing to get the free pass.

World class gym

World class gym offers all participants in the Midnight Sun Run a free week pass to the gym. The only thing a participant has to do to receive this pass is to show his/her bib number in the reception at World class and get a stamp on it. World class is located at 10 places at the great Reykjavik area.

Culiacan restaurant

Culiacan is a mexican grill that offers healthy meals specially designed for runners and other active people. The restaurant offers all runners in the 2013 Midnight Sun Run a 15% discount. Runners will get a discount ticket when they pick up their registration packet.

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.


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