Run a unique marathon

Göteborgsvarvet Marathon September 19th 2021

Take the chance and become historic. When the city of Gothenburg turns 400 years you have the chance to run Göteborgsvarvet Marathon. The race course is the same as for Göteborgsvarvet, except that the participants run it twice. Welcome to the starting line on September 19th 2021.



Race day

Göteborgsvarvet Marathon starts at 10.00 am on September 19th 2021. So you have plenty of time to prepare.


Register directly on the site.

15,000 runners

Only 15,000 entries are available. Half of these entries are reserved for international runners.


The race is organized by Göteborg Athletic Association in favor for track and field activities in the region.

It’s a once in a lifetime run – 2021

You have one shot to run the race. But you can watch the movie as many times as you like.

Two times around, twice the fun

Göteborgsvarvet Marathon measures 42 195 meters – a great challenge and a great way to experience the city centre of one of Scandinavia’s most beautiful cities. The course will be two different loops, and at the last of them you will run at the classic Göteborgsvarvet Half Marathon course.

From the news archive:

– We will celebrate Gothenburg in many different ways all the way to 2021, and this will be one of the highlights of our festivities, that really can contribute in making an international impression. It’s very exciting and inspirational that Göteborgsvarvet will organize a marathon during the celebratory year, says Camilla Nyman, temp CEO at Gbg & Co.

Read the whole article about Göteborgsvarvet Marathon