Information before the race

The 25 th of august it´s time for the 10th Midnattsloppet Göteborgs. A great jubilee for one of Göteborgs biggest running event. On this site you will find all information you need before the race. Sign up now to ensure your place in Göteborgs funniest running event.


Start and finish will be at Ullevi arena. 

During the race you will meet several different activities with the purpose to create a fantastic atmosphere. So please leave your own music at home and feel the atmosphere.

Energy Zones
There will be two energy zones in the race. On this energy zones you will have water and energy drinks.

The will be nurses and doctors at the start and finish and also along the course for your safety.

Maximum time
You will have 90 minutes to finish the race if you start in starting group 7A. For every earlier starting group you will have 5 minutes extra.

Pick up t-shirt

Before Midnattsloppet you picking up your t-shirt and timing chip in that Stadium Sportstore you chose when you registred. You can pick up your start package between the 22nd and 25th of august.

Picking up in an Stadium Store store: There are two selected Stadium Sportstore where staff from Midnattsloppet handing out the start package from special disks. These are Stadium Grand at Kungsgatan and Sisjön. For foreigners travelling to Göteborg for this occasion we recommend that you choose Stadium Grand which is located in the central parts of Göteborg.

Picking up in an express store: The option to pick up your start package in an Stadium Sportstore even outside Göteborg is possible until the 25th of may. Please note that we have limited spots in these stores.

See the Stadium Sportstores


Timing chip

To get a result in the race it´s important that you attache the timing chip in your shoelace. It doesn´t matter if you put it on your right or left foot. Don´t put the timing chip at your wrist or put it in your pocket because then the signal will not reach the timing chip. The time keeping will start when you pass the carpet on the starting line so there is no need to stress.


When you pick up your start package you will also have a wristband with your starting group printed on. You put this around your wrist and show it for the crew when you enter to your starting group. On the bracelet you type in your name, day of birt and ICE-number.

Startgruppsband Midnattsloppet

Runners Corner Ullevi

The center of Midnattsloppet is Runners Corner where you find important services for the runners. You will find services like clothes storage, toilets and informationdesks.


How the start works

Depends on what starting group you have chosen the procedure is a little big different. If you shall start in starting group 1A to 3A you goes to your starting group at announced time. For the other starting we will have a “Gate” that announce when you shall go to the gate. The meaning with the gate is to reduce the time you need to wait before you shall start. So check what time you shall be there and you don´t need to come too early.