See you in May!

We look forward to having you on the starting line in Göteborgsvarvet 13th of May 2023.

Registration is open for all races during Varvet Week 7-14 May.

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  • We are back 13th of May 2023: Göteborgsvarvet 2023

    Göteborgsvarvet is one of the larges half marathon in the world with a race course throughout the streets of Gothenburg.

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  • Challenge of 2023!: Marathon combo

    Let the Göteborgsvarvet in May be a warm-up before double laps in September. In 2023, you have the chance to do a marathon combo with our classic Göteborgsvarvet half-marathon, and then continue the challenge with 42K during the Göteborgsvarvet marathon. Do you accept our marathon challenge of 2023? Combo price of SEK 1,600.

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So much more than just one race:Varvet week 2023

Did you know that we arrange a wide variety of races during the week of Göteborgsvarvet 21K? In addition to our half marathon, there are two different races for kids, a shorter version of Göteborgsvarvet, a relay race for four participants, a trail race, and a race for runners with special needs.


Trailvarvet/Trailvarvet WALK

11,5 kilometers with varied and hilly terrain, the course stretches through Änggårdsbergen. Those who prefer to walk can register to Trailvarvet Walk - a distance of 8 km.



A relay race for four runners through the beautiful Slottsskogen.



Specialvarvet is the competition for runners with functional variations. 3,3 kilometers or 2,1 kilometers course.


Göteborgsvarvet 21k

The world's largest half marathon. Göteborgsvarvet Half Marathon is our classic 21k race held every year



The race for anyone who wants to experience the best part of Göteborgsvarvet. A 4,3 km long race at the end of Göteborgsvarvets course

13-14 MAY


250 meters of pure joy as the youngest, 0-6 year olds, run Minivarvet in Slottsskogen. Welcome to a fun day!


Lilla Varvet

The race for young runners between 7 and 13 years. Sweden's largest running event for children and young people

11-13 May

Göteborgsvarvet Expo

Our sport fair full of inspiration and everything you could possibly need before the start

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  • Göteborgsvarvet Marathon - 3 september 2023: Double distance, twice the fun

    The Göteborgsvarvet Marathon is a unique challenge, allowing you to experience the closed roads and city centre of one of Scandinavia’s most beautiful and vibrant cities.

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  • Göteborgsvarvet Expo

    The Göteborgvarvet Expo will be located at Friidrottens hus 11-13 may during Göteborgsvarvet and the 1-3 september during Göteborgsvarvet Marathon. A meeting place for runner inspiration and everything you could possibly need before the start. Take part of an enviroment that breathes public health and be inspired by our many exhibitors and the latest product to take your running to the next level.

    Expo page is in Swedish.

    Göteborgsvarvet Expo and Marathon Expo

  • Göteborgsvarvet is arranged for the benefit of the athletics activities

    Göteborgsvarvet is organized by Gothenburg Athletic Association which supports track and field activities in the region. More than 50 track and field clubs and about 4,000 volunteers are involved in the event. The surplus goes directly back to the sports movement to be invested in the associations' youth activities and the operation of the Friidrottens Hus training facility.

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