Virtual Races for 2021
How do i participate in a virtual race?
· Complete the registration for the race(s) of your choice. If you would like to purchase limited edition 2021 Icelandic Festival race gear to run your race in – click here to order.
· After registering, runners will receive a DIGITAL RACE KIT as well as instructions on how to participate. If you chose to pre-order any 2021 Icelandic Festival race gear it will be made available for shipping or pick-up prior to the race dates.
· Runners have between to run 10 miles (16.1 KM), 5 kilometers, or 1 mile (1.6 KM) in a single increment at a location of their choice.
·Runners must record their race in real time by a Global Positioning System (GPS) either with a GPS enabled watch or a smart phone and once completed, upload the results to RaceRoster automatically by using the RunKeeper App https://runkeeper.com/running-app.
·Winners will be announced Monday, August 2nd on the Icelandic Festival website and social media during Islendingadagurinn festivities. Details will be provided on where entrants can pick-up or ship medals, ribbons and prizes.
For more information on the races please click to visit the Icelandic Festival website
What’s included in your registration?
· Custom designed Finisher’s Medal for 10 Mile and 5K entrants and Ribbons for 1 Mile entrants.
· Digital Race Kit (details below)
· Links to purchase exclusive limited edition 2021 race merchandise
· Prizes for top male and female age group winners
· Sponsor provided swag
· 15% discount code for the next in-person Islendingadagurinn 10 Mile and 5K Running Races.
· Chance to win prizes through social media contests for racers
Digital Race Kit
3rd ANNUAL 5 KILOMETRE ROAD RACE
30th ANNUAL JAN'S MEMORIAL ONE MILE FUN RUN
53rd ANNUAL 10 MILE ROAD RACE- WESTERN CANADA’S SECOND OLDEST RUNNING RACE
Þjálfi Challenge Deal
Go the distance - register for both the 5K and 10 Mile for only $40! Use the promocode THOWFI at checkout.
Age Group Awards
10 Mile and 5 Kilometer (Top Male & Female):
- 19 & under
- 20 to 29
- 30 to 39
- 40 to 49
- 50 to 59
- 60 to 69
- 70 to 79
- 80 and over
· Top 3 overall