Laugavegur Ultra Marathon registration 2023

Registration for the Laugavegur Ultra Marathon 2023


  • November 3rd at 12:00 (GMT) - Registration opens for 2023 race
  • November 16th at 12:00 (GMT) - Registration closes for 2023 race
  • November 17th at 12:00 (GMT) - Announcement who got tickets for the 2023 race
  • November 17th-24th - refund will be paid to those who didn´t get a ticket
  • December 30th - Last day to receive 75% refund
  • March 1st - Last day to receive 50% refund
  • July 1st - Last day to change estimated finishing time, order bus rides and nutrition on race day on "my page" if not sold out.
  • July 15th - The Laugavegur Ultra takes place!


Registration opens the first Thursday in November or Thursday November 3rd 2022 and the registration is open for a week.

To be eligible to register for the Laugavegur Ultra marathon runners need to have 370 ITRA performance index. The runners with the highest ITRA performance index will get secured tickets for the race, evenly divided between men and women. Other runners will go in the lottery.

It´s important that all information about the ITRA scoring are clear and correct.

  • Top runners with the highest ITRA performance index, evenly divided between men and women.
  • Lottery: Registration for runners with 370 Itra performance index score or higher.

Attention, runners who live where is not used, please contact us on

Payment of participation fee  

Participation is paid for with a credit card. Runners who are not assigned a registration on November 17th and go on a waiting list will be reimbursed on their card before November 24th.

*Reykjavik Sport Association takes a 11.550 ISK administration fee when processing the application of those who enter the race on November 17th, this is part of the registration fee. This part of the fee is non-refundable.

Processing of applications  

After the application deadline, ÍBR employees review the ITRA runners' General performance index by running together the ITRA database and the Laugavegur race registration system.

The participation conditions for the Laugavegur Ultra Marathon 2023 are 370 ITRA performance Index. It´s important that everybody look at their ITRA profile on If the demand exceeds the supply of seats in the race, there will be lottery. All valid applications will receive a random number. The allocation of random numbers to applications is carried out by an ÍBR employee and a representative from the FRÍ long-distance running committee. The random numbers determine where the order of the application ends up.

If a runner does not have any ITRA performance index but does have UTMB Qualifying points, please contact us at

The applications that are NOT assigned a registration automatically go on a waiting list and determine the random number that the application received at the beginning, because where on the waiting list does the application end up. Thus, the application with the lowest random number is at the top of the waiting list. Runners are expected to be notified of the result of the application on Thursday November 17th, 2022.

 If the applicant does not intend to use the registration he has been allocated and paid for, he shall notify ÍBR by sending an e-mail to It is not possible to change the registration from one name to another, nor to transfer the registration to the next year.


  • Before December 30th runners will be able to receive a 75% refund
  • Before March 1st runners will be able to receive 50% refund
  • There is no refund for delisting after March 1st
  • No more runners will be getting seat from the waiting list after April 3rd

Charity registration

Charity registrations will be offered. Part of the participation fee goes to charity specified by the runner in the application. Charity registration will open on Thursday December 1st at 12:00 (noon (GMT)).

During the registration process, you will be asked for credit card information. When the applicant is assigned a registration, the participation fee will be deducted from the card.

The third division rule

If a runner has not been assigned a registration two years in a row, he will receive a secure registration for the third time he applies. This rule first takes effect for applications for the 2022 race and runners must apply annually.



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