ÍR 5K Road Race

Run into the arctic summer

ÍR 5K race

The 104th IR race in down town Reykjavík will be held on the First Day of Summer. The IR race was first held 1916 and has since then been an integral part of the City of Reykjavik’s First Day of Summer celebrations. No sporting event in Iceland has such a long and continuous history as the IR race. Further information can be found on the race’s Facebook site. The race is 5 km and is held in the heart of the city’s down-town area and also there is 2,7 km fun race.