We start the race June 25 2017

Esbjerg City Half

The race starts June 25 2017

The first edition of Esbjerg City Half is a reality. You can look forward to a unique run through Esbjerg.

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Esbjerg City Half 2017


Here you can find answers on the most frequently asked questions about the race.

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Find out more about Esbjerg city and the possibilities here. Se among others the new video.

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How to prepare

Here you can find advice from coaches and health experts.

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What does it mean that a race is certified?

Every race in Denmark's Official Race Calendar is certified by Dansk Atletik Forbund and DGI. If you choose a race here you are therefore guaranteed a well organised race and a good race experience.

The certification makes a series of demands to the races. These critera secure that the race has a high level of quality, service and security.

The races can be certified at three different levels:

  • Bronze
  • Silver
  • Gold
The gold races lives up the the most criteria and lives up to the highest international standard.


Esbjerg City Half


Esbjerg City Half will be carried out for the first time ever Sunday June 25 2016 at 11 AM. The half marathon event is arranged by Sport & Event Park Esbjerg and Esbjerg Atletik & Motion in partnership with Esbjerg Municipality and Esbjerg City. Every runner, whether beginner or experienced, can participate in the race of 21.0975 km. through the beautiful streets of the 5th largest city in Denmark.

The race route through the biggest city area of Southern Jutland gives the 75,000 citizens of Esbjerg the opportunity to stand ready to create a fantastic and motivating atmosphere for the runners. The partecipants must among others pass several of the city's landmarks like Musikhuset Esbjerg, Blue Water Arena and the Human by the Sea.

To experience Esbjerg is in many ways a travel through time. Besides the fantastic natural surroundings the city the by the Western Sea has developed from a fish industry to Denmark's energy metropolis.

The event will be a huge experience for both participants and spectators. We look forward to see you at the first edition of Esbjerg City Half ever!