The highlights of the course
Experience the best highlights of Copenhagen and Frederiksberg on one of the world's fastest half marathon courses
At begins and peaks in beautiful Østerbro
Østerbro is a vibrant and green district housing many families with children. It is nice and spacious and you will find small boutiques and cozy squares with restaurants and cafés everywhere.
At Østerbro you can also experience The famous Little Mermaid, which is located at Langelinie, and child-friendly Fælledparken, the largest public park in Denmark. Here you will find sports facilities, playgrounds, large green grass areas and much more.
Grandiose moments await on Frederiksberg
Discover Frederiksberg Allé, which is also called the “Nordic Champs Elysées”, where the beautiful linden trees help maintain the majestic expression.
On Outer Frederiksberg the city skaters enjoy the urban atmosphere and the many industrial buildings. Discover, for example, the space under Bispeengbuen which is transformed from a drab and gray area into a cultural hub with inspiring entertainment of various kinds.
Inner City charms with history and magnificent buildings
Inner City is the heart of Copenhagen. From the royal family’s castle, Amalienborg, you can enjoy the architectural pearls: Skuespilhuset and The Opera.
Only a stone’s throw from there cozy Nyhavn is located, here it is obligatory to enjoy an ice cream or a cold beer by the harbour.
At race day the course takes the runners by the Danish parlament; Christiansborg, the grand square; Kongens Nytorv, and the historic fortification; Kastellet.
Have a taste of multicultural and spicy Nørrebro
At Nørrebro the cultures are melting together. Whether you prefer kebab or hot dogs, this is the place you can get it all. This district is buzzing with energy and different impressions. Pay a visit to nice Sankt Hans Square for example.
The runners can look forward to crossing Dronning Louise’s Bridge. Due to the tradition the running community NBRO will cheer, party, and pay tribute to the runners. The spectators can join the party while enjoying the beautiful Lakes.
Contrasts meet in hipster friendly Vesterbro
Vesterbro is the district of contrasts. For many years Vesterbro was infamous for it’s prostitutes and drug users, but today it has become the city’s young and hip neighborhood.
Discover for example Sønder Boulevard, where young people take the smallest piece of grass in possession as soon as the sun peeps out.
At Vesterbro the runners can look forward to being cheered on at Mikkellers Power Zone. Here Mikkeller combines drinking beer and running with a great party.