Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon
The Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon takes place for the 32nd time on August 22nd 2015. The race starts down town close to the pond and the city hall. The Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon takes place for the 32nd time on August 22nd 2015. Runners can choose between six different distances so all age groups and levels should be able to take part. The course of the Reykjavik Marathon is unique, and very scenic. The race starts and finishes down town within sight of the pond and the city hall. The location is unbeatable, considering that a large number of hotels are within 5 to 10 minutes’ walking distance from the start and the finish of the race. The race offers an atmosphere which is both relaxed and welcoming. Around 1,000 runners participate in the marathon and 2,000 in the half marathon, making both races less crowded than is generally the case in larger events.