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Running the Mývatn Marathon is a unique experience, as the running route is surrounded by Iceland´s most beautiful natural gems. A hamburger and beer await you at the finish line along with an entry to the Mývatn Nature Baths. The Mývatn Marathon is held annually the last weekend in May - run with us and then relax in the Mývatn Nature Baths!

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The Mývatn Marathon will be held Saturday May 25, 2024. The Marathon starts and ends by the Mývatn Nature Baths. Come join us for a full weekend of activities for the whole family.

Schedule on May 25, 2024:

10:00 - 42 km run starts 

12:00 - 21 km run starts

13:00 - 10 km run starts

16:00 - Timing stops 

The run is around Lake Mývatn on a flat asphalt road. Enjoy the unique environment while running, surrounded by lava fields and volcanoes.


Online-registration will close Friday May 24th. It is possible to register at Mývatn nature Baths on the 25th.

Altitude maximum 382m
Total descending elevation is 177m and total ascending elevation is 191m. 

10 KM

Pre-registration until Mars 1st: 6.900kr

Mars 2nd - May 24th: 7.900kr

May 25th: 8.900kr

21 KM

Pre-registration until Mars 1st: 9.900kr

Mars 2nd - May 24th: 10.900kr

May 25th: 11.900kr

42 KM

Pre-registration until Mars 1st: 11.900kr

Mars 2nd - May 24th: 12.900kr

May 25th: 13:900kr

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