Time and Place

The race will take place on May 13. The first corral will be started at 12:00 and other corrals subseqently over 60 minutes. Further information regarding start and finish line will be provided to participants via e-mail few days before the race.

Participants are encouraged to keep in mind that it can take time to park in the city center, especially when the streets are closed due to a running event.

Covid-19. Information about the conduct of the race will be sent to participants a few days before the race. The competition venue is limited to the channel and end points, which will be divided into compartments based on the current meeting restrictions.


Due to circumstances registration will only be online and closes at 18:00 on the 12th of May so organizers have time to organize in start corrals. At the time of registration runners need to provide information about expected finish time or/and last registered finish time in a 5 or 10 km race.

Runners are encouraged to register before midnight of May 8th as the fee increases after that (higher fee on the 8th).

Number Pickup

Runners have to pick up their registration package on the 11th or 12th of May at Sportvörur, Dalvegur 32a, 201 Kópavogur from 15:30 PM – 19:00 PM.

Registration package will not be handed out at race location.

Timing and Live Results

Chip timing in the 5 km IR race. The chips must be returned after the race. The race timing ends at 14:00 or 60 minutes after the start of last corral in the race.


Water and Gatorade are available after the race. Information about the arrangement of Aid stations due Covid-19 will be sent to participants by e-mail.

Prize &
Prize Ceremony

The price ceremony will take place at the finish line shortly after the first three women and three men have reached the finish line, estimated at 12:20.

AAll participants aged 15 and younger receive a medal. Runners 16yr and older who paid for medal when registering will receive one at the finish line.

Prizes for age groups will be sent to participants this year.

Prizes are awarded for the first three finishers in the men's and women's categories, in addition to which the first three icelandic finishers in the men's and women's categories receive the Icelandic National Championship in 5 km street race.

First runner in 5 km IR race in each age category both male and female. Prizes for age groups will be sent to participants this year.

Cloathing Storage
& Restrooms

Due to Covid-19 the arrangment of the race is minimized this year in order to avoid group formation at the race location, the race organizer will not have indoor facilities as usally. Toilets can be found in Harpan, for example. There will be no facilities for clothes storage.

Age categories

There are 9 age division for men and women:

  • 12 years and younger
  • 13-15 years old
  • 16-18 years old
  • 19-29 years old
  • 30-39 years old
  • 40-49 years old
  • 50-59 years old
  • 60-69 years old
  • 70 years and older

Entry fee

  • 5K, 15 years and younger 2.100 ISK
  • 5K, 16+ 2.750 ISK

Entry fee - before 4/19

  • 5K, 15 years and younger 1.470 ISK
  • 5K, 16+ 1.900 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. Timing will stop 60 minutes after the start of the first distance. Runners arriving to the finishing area after those 60 minutes have elapsed will not get a registered time.