|Bryggen (27 Apr 2024)|
Welcome to Fjordkraft Bergen City Marathon (FBCM), which will be held on Saturday, 27 of April 2024. Join us and celebrate the 12th anniversary og this fantastic run with a beautiful and inspiring course. Experience the atmosphere at the start and finish lines at the World Heritage Site Bryggen in Bergen, run through Gamle Bergen (Old Bergen), and enjoy the amazing view from Fjellveien.
The course also continues along the beautiful walkway around Store Lungegårdsvann. You will be met by a buzzing crowd as you run through Nygårdsparken. This is where the 5 km run starts.
Narrow streets and charming wooden houses at Nordnes lead you further on to Nordnesparken. This is where the Kids Run starts. You will now be ready to take the final leg back to Bryggen. It will be a wonderful experience for you to compete in a running event close to the city centre.
Distances that suit everyone
Sport1 Marathon 42 km
BMW Half Marathon 21 km
De Bergenske 5 km
Vestkanten Kids Run 2 km
Do you want to participate? Go to signup HERE.
kl. 06.30 Opening of Changing rooms in Vikinghallen
kl. 07.00 -15.00 Storage service in Vikinghallen
kl. 07.45 Warm up together with our instructor
kl. 08.00 Start Sport 1 Marathon from Bryggen
kl. 09.00 Entertainment starts
kl. 09.30 Warm up together with our instructor
kl. 09.40 Start BT-relay from Bryggen
kl. 09.45 Warm up together with our instructor
kl. 10.00 Start BMW Halvmarathon from Bryggen
kl. 12.00 Start De Bergenske 5km from Møhlenpris Idrettsplass
kl. 12.30 Award ceremony
kl. 13.00 Start Vestkanten KidsRun 2km from Nordnesparken
kl. 14.00 Traffic opens (Max time marathon 6 hours)
All participants at FBCM will receive a medal. The beautiful medal is decorated with a well-known and cherished design from Bergen. The City of Bergen has granted FBCM the right to use the design which is from when Bergen was an European Capital of Culture in 2000. Among other things, the design can also be found on the city’s manhole covers.
- the three best female and male runners – Marathon
- the three best female and male runners – Half Marathon
- the three best female and male runners – 5km
- the best team in the three different classes in the Relay
- all those who participate in the Kids Race.
There are also exciting prizes that are drawn by start number. Check if you are a lucky winner at bergencitymarathon.no.
INCREASE IN NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS
2012 – 1,700 entrants
2013 – 5,000 entrants
2014 – 7,000 entrants
2015 – 9,140 entrants
2016 – 10760 entrants
2017 – 10650 entrants
2018 – 11332 entrants
2019 – 12329 entrants
2021- 9014 entrants
2022 – 9415 entrants
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