Nike Start Op

Efterårets hyggeligste løb Nike Start Op med 5, 10 og 15 km i København


Saturday October 26, 2019

5, 10 & 15 km

3:00 PM

Start & finish
At Sparta Hallen, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11,
2100 København Ø

Join the facebook event here

Nike Start Op

Nike Start Op is a race for runners of all abilities who want to kick off the winter training and perhaps even begin preparing for the 40th anniversary edition of the Telenor CPH Marathon on May 19th 2019. The race starts at 3:00 PM at Sparta Hallen at Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11.

You can choose between 5, 10 and 15 km, and you can join one of 13 pace teams ranging from fra pace 4:15 – 7:00 min/km.

After the race we serve grilled sausages, cold beer, and snacks in Sparta Hallen, where you can also win free entries for the Telenor CPH Marathon 2019 and get tips and advice from Sparta’s pacers on how to prepare for the marathon distance.

Included in your bib is a cool
Nike Element Half Zip long-sleeve
(womens or mens) (retail price DKK 450)

Courses & distances

5, 10 or 15 km on a 5K round course in Fælledparken.

You can change your distance in your entrant profile until 7 AM on race day (username and password are emailed to you upon registration).

Courses are certified by the Danish Athletic Federation. Hydration stations will be available along the course serving water and High5 Energy drink.

Registration & bib numbers

The entry fee is DKK 290 incl. a Nike Element Half Zip top (long-sleeve running top). Online registration is open until race start, or you can register at the race site from 1:30 PM (surchange of DKK 20).

Your bib number and Nike top is to be collected in Sportmaster, Østerbrogade 79, DK-2100 Copenhagen, from Monday 22 – Friday 26 October within shop hours:
Monday – Thursday 10 AM – 6 PM
Friday 10 AM – 7 PM
You also have the option to collect it on race day in Sparta Hallen from 1:30 PM. It will also be possible to pick-up your Nike top after the race. To avoid queueing for registration and pick-up, we recommend that you sign up online before pick-up.


The Telenor Copenhagen Marathon pacers will be pacing in kilometer times from 4:15 – 7:00 minutes.

The pacers will be carrying balloons indicating their finish times in the starting area.

Baggage, Shower & Changing

Shower and changing facilities are available in Idrætshuset, approx. 150 metres from the starting and finish line. You can also store your baggage there during the race (under supervision, but at your own risk).

Live results and participant service

Live results are available on and in the Sparta Løb App

From the results list on you can print a finisher certificate.