• Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Bowling
  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Fencing
  • Figure skating
  • Gymnastics
  • Judo
  • Karate
  • Olympic weightlifting
  • Powerlifting
  • Shooting
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Squash
  • Table tennis
  • Taekwondo

Dates for 2016

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The Reykjavik International Games 2016 will take place on January 21 -31. The Games will include 22 events: athletics, swimming, shooting, alpine skiing, fencing, gymnastics, taekwondo, dance, archery, table tennis, cycling, powerlifting, swimming for disabled, badminton, figure skating, karate, bowling, skvass, Icelandic wrestling, weight lifting, judo, ski and boardercross. Some events are a part of international circuits and/or give points to world ranking lists.

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Information about the exact dates of each event will be available soon.

Introduction video

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Several video clips from the Reykjavik International Games can be found on the RIG channel on Youtube.

Wrestling part of RIG 2016

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We are happy to announce that Icelandic wrestling "Glíma" will be a part of the Reykjavik International Games 2015. The wrestling will take place on the 23rd of January and the venue will be Ármannsheimili in the center of Laugardalur (Reykjavík Sports Valley).

Click here for further information.

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Thank you for your participation

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The 2015 Reykjavik International Games have come to an end after two great weeks of competition in 20 different sports. Thanks to all the athletes, coaches, umpires, organizers, volunteers, audiences and sponsors for their participation. We hope you all enjoyed the games and are heading back home with good memories. 

At the closing banquet this evening one female and one male athlete from each sport, participating this weekend, received an award for their fantastic performance. Below is a list of the award winners. Congratulation to all of them and all those who participated in the 2015 Reykjavik International Games.

Badminton      Gymnastics 
Mette Poulsen, Denmark     Irena Szonova, Russia
Milan Ludik, Czech Republic     Jón Sigurður Gunnarsson, Iceland
       
Boardercross     Olympic Weightlifting
Aðalheiður Ýr, Iceland     Þuríður Erla Helgadóttir, Iceland
Steinar Lár, Iceland     Sami Raappana, Finland 
       
Bowling     Shooting
Alda Harðardóttir, Iceland     Jórunn Harðardóttir, Iceland
Skúli Freyr Sigurðsson, Iceland     Ásgeir Sigurgeirsson, Iceland 
       
Cycling     Skicross
Björk Kristjánsdóttir, Iceland     Katrín Kristjánsdóttir, Iceland
Óskar Ómarsson, Iceland     Gunnlaugur Magnússon, Iceland
       
Dance     Squash
Hanna Rún Óladóttir, Iceland      Rósa Jónsdóttir, Iceland
Nikita Bazev, Iceland      Gunnar Þórðarson, Iceland
       
Fencing     Table Tennis
Þórdís Ylfa Viðarsdóttir, Iceland     Kolfinna Bjarnadóttir, Iceland
Gunnar Egill Ágústsson, Iceland     Emil Oskar Ohlsson, Sweden

We hope to see all of you again in 2016.

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RIG Closing Banquet

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Tomorrow evening on January 25th the RIG closing banquet will be held in Laugardalshöll sports hall from 19:00-22:00. On the schedule we have an award ceremony where one male and one female athlete from each of the sports from this weekend will get an award for a fantastic performance. Gala dance competition will take place, athletes will perform a show displaying different sports, the song of the games will be perfomed and more. 

Price per person for this celebration is 3.900 ISK and tickets can be bought from each sports event manager. After eight o'clock entry will be free of charge.

Here you can take a look at the menu and here is a video from the RIG Ceremony held last weekend. 

We encouarage you not to miss out on this great celebration!

Introduction video