In order to register for Icefjord Midnight Marathon, all international runners must sign up for one of the tour packages.
Like all Albatros Adventure Marathons™️, the Icefjord Midnight Marathon is designed to be more than just a race. It's also about enjoying time together with family, friends and other running-minded spirits. Spectators welcome!
Whether it's culture or nature you're seeking, Greenland has the answer. Explore all that the country has to offer - from a cultural kaffemik to thrilling glacier visits.
The Icefjord Midnight Marathon is more than just a marathon - it's a journey through Greenland! Greenland offers an unbelievable number of attractions. Among others, you can take a kayak through the Icefjord, go on an 'air safari', or add an extension to camp on the ice cap itself!
Like all Albatros Adventure Marathons, Icefjord Midnight Marathon is designed to be more than just a race. We want you to be able to run in spectacular places, surrounded by charming people, and exposed to new cultural experiences. It’s not just about the race – it’s about enjoying time together with family, friends, and other running-minded spirits while exploring the world. Spectators welcome!
In order to register for the race, you MUST enter with one of the following options:
For international participants, race entry is only possible in conjunction with a multi-day tour package. The packages include all the ingredients for a fantastic getaway: accommodation, social events, sightseeing, and select meals and transportation per the itinerary. Packages also generally include ample amounts of free time, during which you can choose to join organized excursions or explore the region at your own pace.
In the Icefjord Midnight Marathon, savor the unique exhilaration of running under a sunlit night sky. You'll get a taste of Greenlandic culture, enjoy untouched nature areas, and maybe even spot a few whales playing hide and seek among the icebergs - all while tackling a tough trail marathon!
Participants who meet the necessary Greenlandic residency requirements are eligible for local entry, which includes only the race.
Please note: If you are looking to enjoy an extended holiday in Ilulissat and reside in Greenland, it is certainly possible to join the standard international package.
As proof of eligbility, residents and citizens of Greenland must present a current, valid residency permit and/or employer certificate. Upon receiving your entry, we will contact you to request copies of your official, government-issued documentation.