Time and Place

The race is held on December 31st and starts at 12:00 noon. The start is at Sæbraut outside of Harpa - Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Center.


Registration will be open until 11:00 AM on raceday. Runners are encouraged to register before December 27th as the fee increases on the 27th.

Number Pickup

Runners who pre-register can pick up their registration package at Sportvörur, Dalvegur 32a, 201 Kópavogur. More on that later.

Timing and Live Results

Chip timing for the 10K race. Live results will be available here.

No official timing in the 3 km fun race.


There will be one drinking station at ca. km 5 offering our pure Icelandic water.

There will also be refreshments after the race.

Prize &
Prize Ceremony

The price ceremony will take place in Harpa at 13:00.

All children 15 years of age and younger receive a medal and older who paid for medal when registering. First 3 male and female runners receive a medal. In addition the first Icelandic male and female runners. First runner in each age category both male and female.

All participants 15 years old and younger receive a medal. First 3 male and female runners receive a medal and as well as the first runner in each age category both male and female. Special prize is awarded for the best costume.

All participants are elegible for surprize give away prizes that will be handed out at the price ceremony.

Cloathing Storage
& Restrooms

The restrooms are located in Harpa. You can leave your clothing at Harpa during the race but the organizers do not take any responsibility for them.

Age categories

There are 8 age division for men and women:

  • 15 years and younger
  • 16-18 years old
  • 19-29 years old
  • 30-39 years old
  • 40-44 years old
  • 45-49 years old
  • 50-54 years old
  • 55-59 years old
  • 60-64 years old
  • 65-69 years old
  • 70 years and older

Entry fee

  • 3 km, 15 years and younger 1.100 ISK
  • 3 km, 16+ y/o 1.600 ISK
  • 10 km, 15 years and younger 2.000 ISK
  • 10 km, 16+ y/o 2.800 ISK

Entry fee - after 12/26

  • 3 km, 15 years and younger 1.562 ISK
  • 3 km, 16+ y/o 2.272 ISK
  • 10 km, 15 years and younger 2.840 ISK
  • 10 km, 16+ y/o 3.976 ISK

Other information

All participants must have their bib number fastened to their front and visible at all times. This is a street race and some traffic throughout the course so runners are asked to be cautious. There will be aids at all the big intersections throughout the course. Due to security participants are asked not to run with an iPod or any other music players. Also runners are not allowed to have a baby carriage or a baby jogger in the race.