Marathon race on the sea ice in Luleå archipelago

Icebug marathon

Luleå - south harbor

A running race on sea ice

42 km + 21 km + 10 km

Date: 26 of February
Price 21 km and 10 km


Price 42 km


Starting times
42 km starts at 9 am
21 km and 10 km starts at 10 am
We are now closed for bookings
Timekeeping and number plates

30-60 minutes before your start time, you can pick up the transponder and number plate from the large tipi tent on the ice outside “Södra hamn”/ south harbor.
The transponder is returned to the same place after the race.
NOTE: In the event of a lost transponder, a fee of SEK 850 will be charged.

Group registration - companies

If you wish to make a group registration and receive an invoice, email name, age, women’s or men’s class and telephone number for all participants. Also email invoice information.

The track

The start will take place on the ice outside the southern harbor, “Södra hamn”.  The race is only on the sea ice.

Drinks and energy

There will be two stations for drinks with water, juice and hot broth to choose from. You can also take a small bun for quick energy. At the finish line you get a banana and more to drink.

Bag drop

In the large tipi tent on the ice outside the southern harbor, there is the possibility to have your bag. NOTE. We do not compensate for thefts or lost belongings.

Dressing room

It is possible to change clothes in the large white tent on the southern harbor.
NOTE. no shower there.

Midical care

We will have doctors on-site and the opportunity to transport injured runners to the southern harbor by snowmobiles.

Icebug shoe deal

Get 15 % discount on new Icebug shoes at “Snabba steg” in Luleå.
Show them your ticket.

Award ceremony

Price for placement one, two and three in women’s, men’s and youth class (under 18 years).
Everyone gets a buff from Icebug.
The award ceremony takes place approximately 15-30 minutes after the last participant from all races has crossed the finish line. We will make a post on Explore Luleå’s instagram and facebook as we know the approximate time. Follow us there and keep an eye out!
Of course, we raffle off some prizes as well, only applies to participants who are on site.

This is a cooperation between Explore Luleå, Icebug and Schaatsen Grand Prix Luleå