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  • Laugavegur 2016

    The 20th Laugavegur Ultra Marathon will take place on Saturday July 16th 2016. Registration for the race will be open from January 8th to June 30th but can be closed sooner if the race is fully booked. Information about entry fee etc will be available in December.
  • 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.

Registration is open

Registration for the 2016 Laugavegur Ultra Marathon that takes place on Saturday July 16th is now open here at marathon.is. Registration closes latest on June 30th but sooner if the race is fully booked.

Information about entry fee, terms and more are available in the menu bar above. Runners should study all information about the race here on the web carefully. Good preparation is crucial for this challenging 55 k mountain course that takes place in the highlands of Iceland.

Click here to register.

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Cintamani official clothing sponsor

The Laugavegur Ultra Marathon is proud to announce that Cintamani will be the race official clothing sponsor for the next three years. Since 1989 Cintamani has been creating high quality outdoor apparel that is designed and tested in Iceland. Cintamani is both technologically advanced as well as functional and fashionable as an everyday wear. This combination of functional and fashionable has made it a brand that Icelanders have been quick to embrace and wear with pride.

Since the weather on the Laugavegur trail can be very unpredictable it is very convenient for the Laugavegur Ultra Marathon to have Cintamani as a clothing sponsor. All Laugavegur Ultra Marathon 2016 participants will receive a Cintamani shirt at the race packet pickup. Cintamani will also give the first three male and first three female finishers nice prizes.

Visit cintamani.is to see what they have to offer.

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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.