2 OctElísabet Margeirsdóttir yesterday became the first woman in the world to complete the Gobi Desert Ultramarathon race in under 100 hours. The race is 409 kilometres and Margeirsdóttir was ninth out of 50 contestants to reach the goal.
28 Jun 2017Clubs Barcelona, Kiel and PSG were all after Icelandic handball star Aron Pálmarsson. According to Spanish media El Mundo Deportivo his decision to join Barcelona was affected by his girlfriend wanting to live there.
7 Apr 2017With all due respect to Iceland’s national ice hockey team, there were few that expected Iceland’s win against Romania in their game last night in World Championship Div II. Iceland won the game 2:0
3 Apr 2017Icelandic National Men’s Team in ice hockey just won their first match in their group against Spain, in the World Championship Div II. After the match they gathered and sung together, as you can see in the video.
9 Feb 2017The Icelandic national men’s football team ranks number 20 in the new FIFA’s World Ranking List and has never been ranked so high before. This is without a doubt thanks to the team’s success in last summer’s EURO 2016.