About Nike Marathontest 1
First race of the year, the Nike Marathontest 1 is a 10K race for runners of all abilities – whether this is your very first race competition, a milestone in your training, or a test race to track your progress towards Copenhagen Marathon in May.
The course is a 10K loop course around Fælledparken certified by the Danish Athletic Federation. There are hydration stations along the course serving water and High5 energy drink.
Start & finish area
The starting and finish are is at Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads in Østerbro, outside of Sparta Hallen, which is open from 8 AM.
There are changing facilities, baggage storage and showers in Idrætshuset, Gunnar Nu Hansens Plads 11 (approx. 150 metres from the start). Baggage storage is attended, but at one’s own risk.
Price & registration
Online registration is open right until race start, and it is also possible to sign up at the info desk, which opens at 8 AM (late entry surcharge of DKK 20).
Bib number pick-up
Your bib number is to be collected before or on race day. More information will be sent out per email.
To have your bib number handed out, please bring your registration card, which is emailed to you 1-2 weeks before race day. No need to print it; you can show it on your smart phone.
Please notice! If you have signed up for all three Nike Marathon test races (to be held in March and April), you must keep your bib number and re-use it for all races.
Sparta’s pace teams will be running along targeting finish times from 42:30 to 1:10 minutes. The pacers carry colored balloons and will be lining up in the start section according to their goal finish times.
See current entry lists here
Entry lists are also available in the Sparta Løb app
If you want to learn more about bib numbers, timing and results, go to Timing and results to learn more.
Do you have any questions? In our FAQ you find the answers to the most common questions.
Sparta Løb App
You can follow the race live and get all the information you need with the free Sparta Løb App.
Download the app here
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