–– On the 5th of September 2020

Run the Faroe Islands’ Most Beautiful Half Marathon

The route begins in the picturesque village of Gásadalur and boasts of views of Mykines, Tindhólm, Bø, Trælanípa, Koltur and Trøllkonufingur. The route takes you through all the villages on the island along the waterfront pass Vagar Airport, along the lake, by locals named Sørvágsvatn or Leitisvatn depending on which village you are from, the finishing line is by the historic church of Sandavágur.

Run or Walk

The choice is yours

You can choose to walk the route and by doing so, support the Faroese Cancer Association. After the run participants gather for a meal with Hiddenfjord salmon and homemade cakes with tea or coffee.

This run was first held in 2014, and has grown in popularity amongst local runners as well as visitors. Last year a total of 1000 runners and walkers completed the run.

We, the local running club, organise the run, and is held every year, the first Saturday of September.

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