The most important race of the year! Run, jog or walk the 5 km long track through Slottsskogen. Together we fight breast cancer.

SEK 50 per starting place goes directly to the race´s charity partner, the Breast Cancer Association.


Together against breast cancer:The most important race of the year

Join us when the first edition of Rosa Varvet starts on September 2. The race offers a 5 km long challenge along a fun and beautiful course through Slottsskogen.

Along the course, you are treated to exciting activities and music before you reach the glorious finish in the heart of Slottsskogen between Björngårdsvillan and Villa Belparc.

The race is of course open to men, women, boys and girls aged 13 and over. From age of 11, you are welcome in the company of an adult.

Choose the class you like the best, either walking or running, timing in both classes.

Together we fight breast cancer!

SEK 50 per starting place for the benefit of:The Breast Cancer Association

The Breast Cancer Association is Sweden´s only interest organization that focuses solely on breast cancer. In order to achieve the vision that no one should suffer from breast cancer, breast cancer research was funded. Support and rehabilitation are offered and opinion formation on breast cancer issues is driven. The Breast Cancer Association has close to 11,000 members and 32 local breast cancer associations across Sweden.

  • Did you know ...

    • Breast cancer is the most common cancer for the woman.
    • Approximately 8,000 women and 60 men are affected annualy in Sweden.
    • 86 percent live ten years after diagnosis.
    • Since the mammography program was introducted, the prognosis for breast cancer has improved significantly.
    • Survival in breast cancer has doubled.
  • Do you want to donate more?

    Just by signing up for Rosa Varvet, you are contributing because SEK 50 per starting place goes directly to the Breast Cancer Association. If you want to donate more than that, it is of course fine, other contributions to the Rosa Varvet-money box can be sent to 123 391 24 09.

Arrive prepared:Important information before start

  • Start certificate, race bib & race bib distribution

    Everyone who´s registered for the Rosa Varvet can download their start certificate on My pages the week before the race. The start certificate is also emailed to the e-mail you provided when registering. The start certificate contains all the necessary information for the event, there you will also find information about race bib distribution.

  • Arrive

    Feel free to take public transport to the start, the nearest stops are Linnéplatsen or the Botanical garden. Search for your route in Västtrafik's app ToGo or at

  • Start and finish area

    Start and finish are in Slottsskogen near Björngårdsvillan.

  • Bag drop

    In the starting area, it is possible to hand in bags and clothes for collection at the same place after the race. We recommend that you come changed.

  • Toilets

    Toilets are available in the start and finish area.

  • Medal

    Everyone who completes the Rosa Varvet gets a medal.

  • Warm up

    Common warm-up is at the start and takes place under the guidance of instructors.

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