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Viborg City Marathon

Quick facts

Location Viborg, Denmark

Distance Marathon

About Viborg City Marathon

The Viborg City Marathon is a fun race that offers both a marathon and a half marathon component. The race started in 2007.

The course takes runners along major streets in Viborg and is very scenic. The race is run on a 4.2 km route in Viborg Midtby and is inherently a little hilly. The roundabout route gives spectators and cheerers the opportunity to see and cheer for runners at several distances throughout the race.

Along the route there are twelve different points event with music and performances to provide that extra motivation for runners!



  • 42.195km

City Motion 4,2 km

  • 4.2km


  • 21.097km

City Sprint 10 km

  • 10km


Award Medals

Medals for marathon and half marathon runners. Top three men/women in both distances distances will be given prizes in kind. The first prizes have a value of 1.000, - kr. Second prizes of 750, - and third prize of 500, -.

Equipment Storage

Participants can get their belongings stored during the event in the Barracks Hall. Start number must be shown upon delivery of the luggage. Any unattended luggage will be retained by the organization for a week during which runners may contact race organizers to locate lost luggage.

Maximum Time

The time limit for the marathon is 6 hours and 3 hours for the half marathon. The time is recorded automatically via the chip when the participant runs over laid out mats at the start and finish area and in some places on the routes.

Race Kit Includes

Participants must pick up their bib number in Expocentret before the event.


There will be a liquid depot of the take-off area, and then two depots approximately every 2 km. All deposits will include water, energy drinks and fruit (except depot in the starting area containing only water). It will be possible for marathon runners to get self-catering on all deposits.


All participants will receive a start number on which are fixed one Champion Chip in the starter pack. The company Ultimate Sport Service ApS handles all timing for the event.





The 4.2 km long circular route offers two depots and 16 points where there is music and entertainment. Both Viborg Swim Club, Viborg Gymnastics Club, Kongenshus School and three classes from Vestervangskolen performs with loud music and cheerleader performances. Two DJs play on two items, different Vibstock bands rocker on the Watchman Square and the Nitty Gritty play in front Restaurant front end of the street.


The race is run on a 4.2 km route in Viborg Midtby. Runners repeat the route to get the desired distance.

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.