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  • August 22nd 2015

    The 2015 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will place on Saturday August 22nd. Registration for the race will start in January 2015 here at marathon.is. Participants can choose between six different distances.
  • Webstore

    The Reykjavik Marathon Webstore offers jackets, t-shirts and more with the race logo. You can find beautiful souvenir to remember a nice race and good training gear in preparation for next race. Check it out at www.marathon.is/shop.   
  • 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 23rd. Click here for information about the Culture Night.
  • „The cleanest course I´ve ever run”

    Tim Heming a writer from the English newspaper The Sun ran the Reykjavik Marathon. He tells the readers of The Sun that the Reykjavik Marathon course was the cleanest one he has ever run. Click here to read the Reykjavik Marathon story. 

Thank you for a fantastic day

The 31st Reykjavik Marathon was held today and there have never been as many registered participants. The total amount of registered participants was 15.552 and following is the number of participants per distance. 

Marathon - 1.044
Half marathon - 2.501
10 km race - 7.000
Relay race - 114
3 km Fun Run - 1.914
Lazy Town Run - 2.979

Click here for the results of the 2014 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon and here for pictures of happy runners. 

The weather was ideal for running and runners were over the moon. 

The Reykjavik Marathon thanks the runners, the viewers on the sideline, our sponsors and all our staff members dearly for a fantastic day.


Race day is here

Today more than 15 thousund people will take part in the 2014 Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon.

We hope that both runners and spectators will have a nice day. Below are links to the information most people need on race day.


Good pep up places

Traffic disturbance

Live results

Opening hours of the thermal baths and pools

The culture night web

The race information center on race day is MR the white school building by the start and finish area. Information center opens at 7:00.

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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.