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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.
  • 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.
  • 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 2014 runners collected 85,6 million ISK for 163 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.
  • 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.   

Will you 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.

Since 2007 participants in the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon have been able to run for a good cause. Around 400 million ISK have been collected to over hundred charities since 2007. In the year 2014 a record of 85.634.595 ISK were collected via hlaupastyrkur.is for 163 charity organizations.

Runners can choose between several Icelandic charity organizations. Note that many of the Icelandic charties are part of international charity organizations. Click here to view the list of over 100 charities to choose from.

Around 800 participants have started collecting donations at hlaupastyrkur.is. Click here if you want to run for charity and register at hlaupastyrkur.is.


33% increase in registrations

Registration for the Reykjavik Marathon, that will this year be on the 22nd of August, goes beyond expectations. Already, about 2.800 people have signed up for the race, which is 33% more than at the same time last year.

By now 1.017 people have registered in the 10 km race. There are 850 registered in the half marathon and 670 in the full marathon. Registered foreign participants are now 1.245 from 50 countries.

Click here to register for the 2015 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon.


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.