Running, 5K or 10K

This run is organized by the high professional running and athletic organization, Sparta together with Copenhagen Frontrunners. We hope you will enjoy the beautiful route through Copenhagen Harbor.

Running, 5K or 10K

For the first time ever EuroGames and WorldPride have merged into one global mega event – Welcome to Copenhagen 2021!
When you sign up as an athlete for EuroGames, you will automatically be part of Copenhagen 2021, meaning you are signing up for a lot more than sports.
We are offering you a program packed with sports, culture, human rights, social events, parties, and Pride.
You will be part of a unique experience, including professionally-organized tournaments, a grand EuroGames Opening Ceremony where you will take the stage alongside thousands of other athletes, the chance to witness a remarkable show, and running the Mile of Pride. You will get access to our Sports Village, and you will have the opportunity to participate in many extraordinary events throughout your stay. This includes joining the WorldPride Parade with all the EuroGames athletes and around 60.000 other participants while 750.000 spectators will show their support.
So we urge you to stay for as long as possible and we promise you won’t get bored! We are looking forward to seeing you at Copenhagen 2021 where #YouAreIncluded.

Practical information

The five and ten km runs will take place Thursday, August 19, 2021. They will be a part of the annual Danish running competition called BMW Havneløb, produced by Sparta.
The tournament will be judged according to the rules of the International Association of Athletics Federation. You can find them here.

Registration

Registration opens autumn 2020. The participation fee for EGLSF-members is 90 Euros and 120 Euros for non-members.
When you sign up as an athlete for EuroGames 2021, you will have plenty of benefits and offers at our International mega event, Copenhagen 2021.

  • You will participate in a professionally organized tournament
  • You can be a part of the EuroGames Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, August 18
  • You can be part of the WorldPride Parade with 60.000 other participants
  • You have access to the Sports Village
  • You have access to affordable accommodation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have affordable fees for public transportation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have access to pre-sale tickets for signature parties
  • You have access to a lot of sports, human rights, arts, and cultural events in Copenhagen and Malmö from August 12 – 22, 2021

Route

The five and ten km routes will take you through the beautiful surroundings by Copenhagen Harbor. The start and finish area is by Gefionspringvandet and the race takes place right at Langelinie waterfront and Kastellet. The ten km run will consist in two loops of five km each.

Organizers

Copenhagen 2021 is organizing the competitions in cooperation with Pan Idræt’s Running team, Copenhagen Frontrunners, International Frontrunners and the Danish running and athletic organization, Sparta.

All of the above is subject to change.

Reach out!

Need more details? Contact us by phone, email or social media. We’d love to hear from you!

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Key Facts

Copenhagen 2021 dates
August 12 – 22

5 and 10km run date
August 19

Location
Gefionspringvandet
Churchillparken
1263 KBH K

Disciplines
5 km or 10 km

Divisions
Divided into gender and age

Expected participants
800

Rules
World Athletics 

Participant Fee
EGLSF members: 90 Euros
Non-EGLSF members: 120 Euros