Copenhagen Half Marathon 2021
7th race edition

Date Sunday 19, September

Race start 11:15 AM CEST

Entry opening October 1, 12:00 noon CET

The 7th annual edition of the Copenhagen Half Marathon will be taking place on Sunday, September 19, 2021, commencing and finishing in central Copenhagen on Øster Allé, DK-2100 Copenhagen.

The elite race and the mass participation race commence concurrently at 11:15 am CEST.

There is a limit of 25,000 participants. For the first time in race history, the race was sold out in 2019. The entry fees are as follows:

 Entry fees
 October 1 – August 8  EUR 67
 From August 9  EUR 73

Covid-19: We take our responsibility to provide a safe race seriously. All our events must be approved by the city authorities, so you can be assured that all necessary safety and health precautions will be taken. In case we have to cancel the race due to corona, you will be offered a refund of your entry fee. Read all terms and conditions here


Being an IAAF Gold Label half marathon and a world record course, the CPH Half attracts thousands of runners from all over the world – top athletes as well as recreational runners, who have chosen Copenhagen as a cool city backdrop for their once in a lifetime running experience, regardless of pace and ambitions.

The Copenhagen Half Marathon is an IAAF Gold Label race event powered by Nordea-fonden and organized by Sparta Athletics & Running and The Danish Athletic Federation in partnership with Sport Event Danmark, the City of Copenhagen, the City of Frederiksberg and Wonderful Copenhagen.

CPH Half is part of the international running series SuperHalfs, formed by Prague, Lisboa, Valencia and Cardiff half marathons.

A historic day 🔥🏆

Empty for words, but full of emotions ✨ Let's reminisce this day, where the whole world was watching you, as you became part of something fantastic, part of history 🔥🏆Thank you for making the 5th CPH Half truly epic!#cphhalf #ThePlaceForBreakingLimits

Posted by Copenhagen Half Marathon on Monday, September 16, 2019

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