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The 2021 races will be held

With the approval from Icelandic health authorities, we are now able to continue in our preparation for the next Fossavatnsgangan April 15th –17th. Our races, 12.5 km, 25 km, and 50 km will be held on scheduled time.

The total number of participants will be limited to 550 on the main race day April 17th. After we got the news and information was spread through social media and on our website, everything was sold out in couple of hours.

An experimental Fossavatn Night Race will start for the first time at on March 31st. The main race starts at 21:00, and is 70 km freestyle, with a 35 km starting later in the night. Lights will be out and everyone participates in pairs.

We also invite you to take part in My Fossavatn, a virtual event, in which you can participate anywhere in the world.

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Race dates for 2022–25

Race dates for 2022–25

The race dates have been set for the next few years. The date for the 2022 race was set a few years back and will be 2nd April 2022. The free style race will be 31st March 2022. Race dates 2023 and later Historically, Fossavatnsgangan has been held in April or early...

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News package 16th April

News package 16th April

1. Results The races yesterday went well. See the results here: https://timataka.net/fossavatn2021/ 2. Backpack In the backpack, for safety reasons, participants should have at least: a) drink and food for the whole race b) 1,5 kg of protective extra clothes (pants,...

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Good news for Fossavatnsgangan

Good news for Fossavatnsgangan

Today's news from health authorities show the good success we've had in our fight against the coronavirus, and pave the way for a simple transportation and starting process on Saturday. Every participant will be assigned a bus departure time. First bus departs at 7:30...

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