The city of Reykjavík welcomes sports participants to a multisport competition in Laugardalur
for the tenth time in January 2017. Now for the fifth time the games will be held over two
weekends from January 26th to February 5th. It´s Reykjavík Sports Union in cooperation
with ÍSÍ federation and Reykjavík sport associations including loyal sponsors who promote
WOW Reykjavik International Games is a big sportsfeast where there will be competition
in 22 individual sports. Most of the sessions are in Laugardalur and nearby districts. The
competition divides on two weekends and the conference about elite sports is part of the
In celebration of our 10th year anniversary this year, the games will be a part of Winter Lights
Festival and we will have a special OFF VENUE program where the public can participate.
The biggest event on the OFF VENUE program is the WOW Northern Lights Run.
We assume that around five hundred foreign visitors from many countries participate in
this years games alongside about 2.000 icelandic athletes.
For more information contact us.
Anna Lilja Sigurðardóttir