On September 2nd 2017, Frælsi athletics sport club on Vágar organises Faroe Islands most beautiful half marathon. It will start in the picturesque village of Gásadalur, and will go through all the villages on Vágar with the finishing line by the church in the village of Sandvágur.It is also possible to sign-up to walk the half marathon and by doing so, supporting the cancer association.
For each registration, DKK 100,- will be donated to the cancer association. The first half marathon was held in 2014, and the number of participants has only increased since then. First two years approximately 80 runners participated.
However, 2016 hit all records with 300 people participating also participants from all over the world.
For tourists who like running, this is ideal. Not only would you get to participate in a race, but you would also get to see many of the islands most magnificent views whilst doing so.
Please contact VisitVagar, email@example.com or call (+298) 33 34 55 for further information.