Runners registered for the 2017 Laugavegur Ultra Marathon must pick up their race package in Laugardalsholl sports hall (address: Engjavegur 8, 104 Reykjavik). The opening hours are Thursday, July 13th between 12:00-17:00 and Friday, July 14th between 9:00-17:00.
When picking up the race package, participants must prove their identity by showing their passports or an equivalent ID. All participants must also sign and fill out an agreement. Runners are among other things agreeing that they have studied the race rules here on the web so please read the race rules carefully. Those who are unable to make it to the race package pick up and want to send a representative instead must print out and sign an agreement. Click here to download the agreement.
Participants in the 2017 Laugavegur Ultra Marathon have been split up into four start groups. The groups will start the race with five-minute intervals. By doing this, we hope to improve the accuracy of finish times and to reduce congestion both at the beginning of the race where the path is narrow and also at the drink stations along the course.
Click on the start groups to see the names of the runners in each group.
Yellow group - starts at 9:00 (lineup starts at 8:45)
Red group - starts at 9:05 (lineup starts at 8:50)
Green group - starts at 9:10 (lineup starts at 8:55)
Blue group - starts at 9:15 (lineup starts at 9:00)
Please place your race number at waistline or higher and always keep it in front. This will help the race staff to give you faster and better service when they have to tear off parts of the number at the start in Landmannalaugar, at the security count in Emstrur and Alftavatn and at the finish line in Thorsmork.