Suitable for intermediate runners
The NOW Firetrail run is a fantastic competition to dip your toes into the world of trail running. Offering both 10K and 29K trails, the competition takes place around lake Vífilsstaðir and goes in towards the Búrfellsgjá ravine with fantastic views of the raw lava fields and mountains surrounding the city area.
Pick up your race bib at the H-shop, the home of NOW vitamins.
Thursday September 21
Friday September 22
12:00 – 18:00
You can change the name on your registration information while the online registration is open. Simply send us an e-mail: info at vikingamot.is. Transferring your registration details and competition fees until the next competition is not possible.
Registration fees for NOW Eldslóðin, NOW Fire Trail are non-refundable. If for any reason The NOW Fire Trail does not go ahead, due to any unforeseen circumstances, natural disasters, government restrictions (public health/safety related) weather etc., registration fees can not be refunded. Please see more information on the terms and condition of the competition here.
By participating in any of the races of any Viking Tournament event this year, you will be eligible to become part of the Viking Squad.
If you want to become an Iceland-Viking, you have to finish the 59km route in KIA Golden Circle Challenge, 29km course in NOW Eldslóðin Fire Trail, 26km course in Salomon Hengill Ultra Trail and then the 23km chip time category in Landsnet MTB. Participants can choose longer races in each event but must meet the minimum distances specified in order to obtain the moniker Iceland-Viking.
To join the coveted Iron-Viking moniker, you must finish the 59km route in KIA Golden Circle Challenge, 29km course in NOW Fire Trail, 56km course in Salomon Hengill Ultra Trail and the 23km chip time category in Landsnet MTB.
ITRA or “International Trail Running Association” is an international governing body for for trail-running and the advisor to the International Freestyle Sports Association (WA) for trail running. ITRA oversees the accreditation for trail runs and runners can earn ITRA points and an ITRA score by participating in races. ITRA points are awarded to runners who finish particular races, regardless of their final time. ITRA points can be awarded from 1 up to 6 points. ITRA scores awarded based on how fast you run the race. The score can be from 100-1000. The individual scores of each runner are then used to calculate their Performance Index. This index is used to rank runners in trail-runs around the world where the best runners have the highest Performance Index score. More information on ITRA here.
Soon we will offer carefully curated cycling related products along with our own brand merchandise and memorabilia to purchase on our site. This will include items from our partners, Salomon, 66° North, Specialized and more. You will also be able to purchase select items on the day of the race.
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