The most famous of all our races in Lidingöloppet is without a doubt the 30 km race. The course is hilly and crosses throu the beautiful surroundings on the island of Lidingö.
Lidingöloppet 30 km is a physical challenge. To be able to run(or jog) the tuff hilly course the participants has to be in good shape, have stamina, and perhaps also alot of willpower .
Lidingöloppet 30 km is a race with strong Swedish traditions and since 1971, a part of the completion A Swedish Classic (read more about A Swedish Classic on the official homepage »).
For those who want to try half the distance of 15 km, we have the class MK15 for men and women. It starts in the same place as the 30 km, you'll run on the same course but half the distance. This is not a competition class but time is recorded and you can seed yourself to a startgroup when you enter the race.
We also have junior and veteran classes.
P17 / F17 for boys/girls born 1996 and later.
P19/ F19 for boys/girls born 1994 and later.
All these classes are 10 km.
M50 is for men born 1963 and earlier and the course is 15 km.
M60 is for men born 1953 or earlier, and the course is 10 km.
M70 is for men born 1943 and earlier, the course is 10 km.
M80 is fo men born 1933 and earlier and the course is 4 km long.
K50 is a race for women born 1963 and earlier, the course is 10 km.
K60 is a race for women born 1953 and earlier, the course is 10 km.
K70 is a race for women born 1943 and earlier, the course is 10 km.
K80 is fo men born 1933 and earlier and the course is 4 km long.
Drinks(and snacks) Stations are situated as follows in the 30 km race:
The start area, Koltorp: Energy drinks and water.
5,5 km: Energy drinks and water.
9,5 km: Energy drinks and water.
15 km: Energy drinks, water, plain bun, banana and pickled gherkin.
20,1 km: Energy drinks, water, plain bun, banana and pickled gherkin.
23,7 km: Energy drinks, water, blueberry soup, coffe, coca cola, plain bun, banana and pickled gherkin.
27 km : Energy drinks and water.
After the finish: Energy drinks, water, blueberry soup, coffe, plain bun, banana, energy bar and pickled gherkin.
Drinks Stations for 15 km are situated as follows:
The start area
After the finish line.
Drinks Stations for 10 km are situated as follows:
After the finish line.
Start group and seeding
Competitors are seeded according to results from the previous year, or a running time related to presented results from other competitions no more than 2 years old.
When entering the race, specify a previous result, either from Lidingöloppet or a competition result no more than 2 years old and between the distances 10 km and 42,2 km. If an entry is made with no seeding requests the entrant is automatically seeded in the last start group.
No change of start group will be allowed during the competition weekend.
There is seeding only in the men and women 30 km (M/K30) and men and women 15 km (MK15).
N.B. Participants starting in a earlier start group than they are entered in, will automatically be disqualified. Read more about our seeding rules »