Göteborgsvarvet Marathon

Göteborg, Sweden
03 Sep, 2023 (Sun)


42.195 km

About the event

Seize the opportunity to immerse yourself in history when Gothenburg celebrates its 400th anniversary by joining the Göteborgsvarvet Marathon – a never-before-seen experience to commemorate this momentous event. You won't want to miss out!

The Göteborgsvarvet Marathon is a one-of-a-kind opportunity, allowing you to traverse the closed roads and city center of one of Scandinavia's most picturesque and lively cities.

The course is stunning and divided into two distinct, enjoyable loops. The first follows the traditional Half Marathon route along the Göta River, through the harbor and the renowned shipyard. The second is an exploration of new terrain on the closed roads of the downtown area, along broad, gorgeous boulevards lined with supporters, before heading back to the finish line. Let the celebration begin!

Races offered by this event


03 Sep, 2023 (Sun)
42.195 km
On site

Course details

Course highlights

The Göteborgsvarvet Marathon is a unique challenge, allowing you to experience the closed roads and city centre of one of Scandinavia’s most beautiful and vibrant cities. The course is spectacular and split into two very different enjoyable loops. The first takes you out onto the classic Half marathon course hugging the river Göta, through the harbour and famous shipyard. The second takes runners into new territory on the closed roads of the city centre, along wide, stunning boulevards lined with support, before looping back to hero’s finish. Let’s get the party started.

Start address

Slottsskogsvallens entrépark, Margretebergsgatan, Gothenburg, Sweden

Finish address

Lars Israel Wahlmans väg 32, Gothenburg, Sweden

Route map

route map

What’s included in entry

These are included in your entry
Finisher medal
Drink Stations
Bag drop
Timing chip (single use)
Nutrition Stations
Finisher’s T-shirts
Medical Assistance
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