Here you will find information that are important and is best to read through and memorize before the race. It is a good idea to check this space regularly for updates. 



50 km - 09:00
25 km - 10:00
12,5 km - 10:10


Time limit:

For the 50 km skiers there is a time limit at the 35 km mark, to be allowed to finish the race you must manage the first 35 km in 5 hours. 


Fossavatn busses:

Please note that bus fares are included in your race package on raceday. Skiers therefore travel for free when going to race, at 15:00 and 15:30 on Thursday and from 06:30 to 09:30 on Saturday. On other busses a return fare is 1000 ISK.
There will be no cars allowed up to the race grounds before race on Saturday due to limited parking and narrow roads, raod will open up for private cars at 08:30. Please take a good look at the bus times and plan your time in accordance to those.



In Iceland, the weather and weather forecasts can change both often and quickly. We highly recommend you check the forecast on a regular basis to best keep on top of the latest information. 

The following webpage is normally quite accurate and is updated a few times during the day:



Remember that you have to have a backpack in 25 km and 50 km on Saturday. The backpack has to weigh 1,5 kg and include a jacket and trousers, gloves and a hut.