Stafett­varvet

Our relay race Stafettvarvet is a fun challenge for friends, colleagues, or family members. There are four runners in each team, running 3,2 kilometer each, in the popular Slottsskogen park. Companies gather colleagues, friends challenge each other and families form teams together. After the finish, the picnic bag and award ceremony for the fastest teams as well as the winner of the best costume await.

10
May

Course map:3,2 fast kilometers around beautiful Slottsskogen

Stafettvarvet´s course is 3,2 kilometers long and all participants in the team run the same track. Start, finish and baton change take place inside Slottsskogsvallen. The course runs through the beautiful Slottsskogen before it turns back into our entrance park before Slottsskogsvallen, this is where your teammates by the corporate village will cheer and scream to make you last all the way across the finish line.

Do something fun and healthy together!:Run with your company

Stafettvarvet has grown bigger and more popular year after year to become a real success for companies. Companies gather colleagues and customers to mingle and run together. The tent village is also a popular element and many companies choose to gather around their tent for pep rally before the race and to enjoy a well deserved after run with the team after the race. Register one or many teams from your company and pay with invoice.

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Race info:Good to know before the start

  • Start & Event Area

    The start and finish line are in Slottsskogsvallen. The race begins at 18:00. In the event area, as well as throughout the track, entertainment of various sort is available.

  • Food Package

    One picnic bag per team is included when registering for the relay race Stafettvarvet. The bag is picked up when the number tags and baton are distributed before the start of the race, between 16:00 and 18:00. Food is also sold in the event area.

  • The Team - NEW 2023

    Gather a group of 4 people and sign up for one of these events: women’s, men’s or mixed (where at least one participant is of the opposite sex). In the registration, you only register the team leader's contact information. Each team member will run 3.2km and timekeeping is individual as well as combined for the whole team. We recommend that all participants are at least 15 years of age. If someone from the team falls ill one team member may run two sections. The main thing is that the team will run all four sections.

  • Start Certificate, Number Tag & Tag Distribution

    All registered participants of Stafettvarvet can download their Start Certificate on My Pages a week before the race. The Start Certificate will also be sent to the e-mail address provided when registering. In the Start Certificate you will find all the information you need ahead of the event. News and other good-to-know information can be found here on the website. You can collect your number tag at the start area between 16:00 and 18:00. Be there well in advance and don’t forget your Start Certificate!

  • Award cermony - NEW 2023

    Award ceremony for the fastest team in each class (women, men and mix) and a masquerade prize will be awarded inside Slottsskogsvallen after the last runner ran to the finish.

  • Massage

    Our partner Flexmassage is available in Slottsskogsvallen to offer the relay runners of Stafettvarvet a well-earned massage before and after completing the race.

  • Getting Here & Parking

    Use public transport if possible. The nearest stops are Botaniska Trädgården, Marklandsgatan and Linnéplatsen. Use the app Västtrafik ToGo or visit vasttrafik.se to find your route. Parking is available for an environmental fee of 100 kr, at Dalens Grusplaner near Slottsskogsvallen (payment by Swish).

  • Changing Clothes, Bag Storage & Toilets

    We recommend that you change before you get here as showers/changing rooms are not provided. The organizer does not offer bag storage. Toilets are available in the start & finish area, outside Frölundaborg and at Dalen´s parking lot.

  • Start Groups

    The first start group will take off at 18:00, then additional groups will follow one minute apart. It’s important to start in the correct group. Runners who start in the wrong group are disqualified. You are not allowed to change start group. Start group flags are set up along the running track at the start – stand by the flag/starting group you have been assigned. The first runner should be in the start area 20 minutes before start. Each team member will run one lap around the track and then change with the next runner inside the exchange area. The final runner will cross the finish line.

  • Timekeeping & Baton

    Timekeeping begins when the first runner crosses the start line.There’s a chip inside the baton and the time stops when the last runner crosses the finish line. The baton changes hands according to instructions. Times are measured both per team member/lap and total for the whole team. Remember to be careful during the exchange. Keep the baton at hip height when passing the timekeeping mat, to ensure correct timekeeping! It’s important that the team starts in the correct start group according to the Start Certificate.

  • Warmup

    Group warmup exercises are available at the start and will be led by instructors from STC.

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