Copenhagen Half Marathon 2023

9th race edition

Date Sunday, 17 September, 2023

Race start 11:15 AM CEST

Entrant limit 25,000

Entry opening December 1st, 12:00 PM CET

The 9th annual edition of the Copenhagen Half Marathon will be taking place on Sunday, September 17, 2023.

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

Entry is open to everyone – no ballots or qualification standards (only for the elite). Please be aware however, that there is a course time limit of 3 hours “net”, i.e. from the starting line to the finish line. Get more info here


About the CPH Half

Being a World Athletics Elite 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 a World Athletics Elite Label event 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.

Scenic and fiercely fast, CPH Half is the place for breaking limits!


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