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  • Laugavegur 2015

    The 19th Laugavegur Ultra Marathon will take place on Saturday July 18th 2015. Registration for the race will start in January 2015. Information about registration fee will be available in December 2014.
  • The Laugavegur trail

    The Laugavegur trail is located in the southern highlands of Iceland and connects the nature reserves Landmannalaugar and Thorsmork. For many runners the Laugavegur Ultra Marathon is the most enjoyable race in Iceland. The course is 55 km and takes runners through areas of outstanding natural beauty.
  • Big challange

    Competitors must be in a very good physical shape to take part in this 55 km Ultra Marathon. If you want to know what kind of race the Laugavegur Ultra Marathon is we recommend that you watch some of the video's here on the web. As the videos show the Laugavegur trail is very challenging and takes the runner through areas of outstanding natural beauty.
  • Webstore

    The Reykjavik Marathon Webstore offers jackets, t-shirts and more with the Laugavegur Ultra Marathon 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.

Elísabet first female runner

Elísabet Margeirsdóttir was the first female runner to finish the Laugavegur Ultra Marathon 2014. Her finish time was 5:34:05.

First three ladies:

1. Elísabet Margeirsdóttir (ISL) 5:34:05
2. Guðbjörg Margrét Björnsdóttir (ISL) 5:45:15
3. Ásdís Söebeck Kristjánsdóttir (ISL) 5:53:33

First ladie in each age group:

18-29 years - Elísabet Margeirsdóttir (ISL)
30-39 years - Jónína Gunnarsdóttir (ISL)
40-49 years - Guðbjörg Margrét Björnsdóttir (ISL)
50-59 years - Erla Eyjólfsdóttir (ISL)
60 years and older - Lilja Ágústa Guðmundsdóttir (ISL)

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Þorbergur on a new Laugavegur record

Þorbergur Ingi Jónsson crossed the finish line on a new Laugavegur Ultra Marathon record, 4:07:47. The previous record was 4:19:55, set by Björn Margeirsson in 2012. 

The first three men to cross the finish line were:

1. Þorbergur Ingi Jónsson (ISL) 4:07:47
2. Örvar Steingrímsson (ISL) 4:46:14
3. Eliot Drake (USA) 5:01:00

The winners in each age group were:

18-29 ára - Michael Ridley (GBR)
30-39 ára - Þorbergur Ingi Jónsson (ISL)
40-49 ára - Sigurður Hrafn Kiernan (ISL)
50-59 ára - Agnar Jón Ágústsson (ISL)
60-69 ára - Árni Gústafsson (ISL)
70 ára og eldri - Gunnar J. Geirsson (ISL)

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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.