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.
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.