Information about Västkusten Runt

Next summer’s cycling event on Saturday 23 may offers a brilliant opportunity to get the whole family together to experience the fun and freedom of cycling around the westcoast. Västkusten Runt is an either 125km or 170km ride with a extraordinary outdoor experience where you have start and finishline in the central part of Gothenburg. Don’t miss your chance to enjoy Scandic Hotels special offers.

Information before you register

We have tried to gather as much information as possible on this page for non Swedish citizens. If you lack any kind of information please send a mail to info@vastkustenrunt and we will try to sort it out.

Youtube clip

Click here to view a youtube clip from the race 2014.

Register now for Västkusten Runt 2018 and you’ll get a fantastic experience on your bike.

All participants can pick up their number on the spot at the preregistration booth. One week before the event they will get their number by email. With this number they can pick up their tag at the preregistration booth.

The Entry Fees Includes

  • Starting number, which after the race you may keep as a souvenir
  • Refreshments, there will be food/service stops around the route
  • A meal of cooked food at the finish
  • Bicycle repairing service (charge for the spare parts)
  • First Aid
  • Lottery prizes from our partners
  • Showers
  • Transportation to the finish area for those who failed to complete the course
  • All riders who complete the race will receive a medal specially created for this race

Terms & Conditions

  • By signing up, the participant declares to agree with the conditions mentioned below.
  • Participation is only valid after payment of the registration fee.
  • In case of non-participation, regardless of reason, the participant is not entitled to reimbursement of the registration fee.
  • Supposing the event cannot take place due to exceptional circumstances, the participant can register free of cost for the next edition of that same event. The organizer cannot be obligated to reimburse the registration fee.
  • Participating requires a good health. The participant declares to comply with this condition. The organization advises the participant to conduct a sport medical examination at a recognized sports medicine.
  • The identification tag has to be fixed on the handlebar of your bike, during the event.
  • The organisation is not responsible for loss and/or theft of personal objects of the participant.
  • Through your participation to the event you declare to agree to a possible use of your photograph in print, film, video etc for promotional purposes of Hisingens Cykelklubb with events, without claiming a compensation for this.
  • Through your participation to the event you also declare to agree to use your data, and only the data – in our address database.Your name will also be included in the notification and the result register and can be published to the Internet.

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Maps & Route Info

Elevation Gain approx 3000 meters (for the long route)

Event Type

Road (sportif)

Location (start & finish)


Entry on Day

Yes, you can register if the event is not sold out.