Registration started for 2024

According to tradition, we open registration for the Fossavatnsgangan on August 1st.

There is a great atmosphere for the next festival in 2024, many inquiries from abroad and we expect a fun race!

Main dates:

March 27, 2024

  • Fossavatn Night Race both 35 and 70 km, free style

April 18, 2024

  • Fossavatn 25 km, free style
  • Family Fossavatn, 5.0 km classic
  • Family Fossavatn, 1.0 km classic

April 20, 2024

  • Fossavatn 12.5 km classic
  • Fossavatn 25.0 km classic
  • Fossavatn 50.0 km classic

Registration fees are lower the earlier you register.

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