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  • August 18th 2018

    The 2018 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will place on Saturday, August 18th. Participants can choose between five different distances. On-line registration will open in January 2018 at marathon.is.
  • 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 18th 2018. 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 2017 runners collected more than 100 million ISK for 167 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.

Reykjavik Marathon 2011

The 28th Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will take place in the center of Reykjavik on Saturday August 20th.


Registration for the 2011 Reykjavik Marathon will open in January 2011.


Information about registration and registration fees are now available here on the website.


Click here to see photos from the 2010 Reykjavik Marathon and here for results from the event.


There are some great tour operators around the world who can arrange a good trip for you to Iceland to take part in the Reykjavik Marathon. Click here to see a list of tour operators that organize trips to Reykjavik Marathon.

Bjorn and Rannveig – winners of the Reykjavik Marathon


The 2010 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon took place today. Thank you 10.444 runners that registered this year, 9.427 Icelandic runners and 1.017 from other countries.


Bjorn Margeirsson, ISL, and Rannveig Oddsdottir, ISL, where the fastest marathon runners this year. Oliver Steininger from Germany and Iris Anna Skuladottir, ISL, finished first in the half marathon. In the 10k race Josep Magnusson, ISL, and Arndis Yr Hafthorsdottir, ISL, where the fastest runners.


Click here for results from the 2010 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon and here for photos from the event.

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.