05 Sep
Vágar
250 - 450 DKK
Sport
Sports & Recreation

Faroe Islands Most Beautiful Halfmarathon

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The route begins in the picturesque village of Gásadalur and boasts fo views of Mykines, Tindhólmur, Bø, Trælanípa, Koldur and Trollkonufingur. The route takes you through all the villages on the island along the waterfront pass Vágar Airport, along the lake, by locals named Sørvágsvatn or Leitisvatn depending on which village you are from, the finishing line is by the historic church of Sandavágur.

After the run participants gather fro a meal with Hiddenfjord salmon, homemade cakes with the or coffee.

You can also choose to walk the route, traditionally participants choose to make a donation to the Faroese Cancer Association.

The run is organised by the local running club, Frælsi, and is held the first Saturday of September every year.

Prices:

  • DKK 250 until Dec. 1st.
  • DKK 350 until March 1st.
  • DKK 450 until July 26th, last chance to purchase a Guðrun & Guðrun eco wool running-top is also on July 26th.
  • DKK 500 until September 5th, the day of the half marathon.
Included in the price is your medal, start number, transport from Giljanes to the starting line in Gásadal, a meal at the finishing line and entertainment on route.

Address

Gásadalur


387 Gásadalur
Vágar

Date

05 Sep

Price

until December 1st 250 DKK

until March 1st 350 DKK

until July 26th 450 DKK

Organiser

Ítróttarfelagið Frælsi

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