Toughest Malmo is this year’s OCR highlight. The race runs along beautiful Ribersborgsstranden and is always a festival with huge crowds.

Date & Location: 6th of May, 2017. Ribersborgsstranden, Malmö



Starting number:

Your  preliminary starting number is the one you find in your confirmation mail.

Starting envelop:

Available for pick up at the event area from 10.00 (non-elite). We recommend that you pick up your envelop 30-60 minutes  before your designated start time. Or you can pick up envelopes the day before at Vivobarefoots concept store at Davidshallstorg, Malmö.

Starting time:

The starts will be between 10:00 – 17:00.

Changing-room & wardrobe:

There are temporary changing-rooms and wardrobes at the event area. The wardrobes will be overseen by our staff but are not locked and secured fully.


Toilets will be available on the event area.


Water and other beverages will be available at the finish line and once during the course. There will also be food & beverage for sale for the audience.


Food will be sold at the event area.

Local Sponsors

Sydsvenskan Malmötown Nordic Choice Hotels Optimera Naturernas  Vinge ÅF



Toughest is proud to present Nordic Choice Hotels as the official hotel partner of Malmö. Participants have the opportunity to book a single or double room  at a discounted price for the weekend, 5th-7th May 2016. Free Wi-fi and a big breakfast buffé is included.

To book a room, contact the hotel of your choice and state the code: “Toughest

Comfort Hotel Malmö Fasadcc_temperance_restaurant_01

Comfort Hotel Malmö

128 footsteps from the main rail station (we’ve counted) – Malmö’s largest hotel may just have the coolest gym in the city. Easy access to two airports: Copenhagen-Kastrup (20 minutes) and Malmö-Sturup (40 minutes).

Address: Carlsgatan 10 C, Malmö

Telephone: +46 40 33 04 40

650 sek / Night, Single room
750 sek / Night, Double room



Clarion Hotel & Congress Malmö Live

Welcome to Clarion Hotel & Congress Malmö Live, a meeting place where the sky is the limit.
444 hotel rooms, two restaurants by Marcus Samuelsson, a sky bar, gym and an extraordinary breakfast buffét!

Address: Dag Hammarskjölds torg 2, Malmö

Telephone:  +46 40-20 75 00

980 sek / Night, Single room
1080 sek / Night, Double room

Exterior QH View

Lobby QH View 2016

Quality Hotel View

Quality Hotel View is a full-service hotel at the heart of the urban district of Hyllie. Next door to the Malmö Arena and Emporia Shopping Center. The hotel is located tight by the train station and only a couple of minutes by train from Copenhagen Airport and downtown Malmo.

Address: Hyllie stationstorg 29, Malmö

Telephone: +46 40 37 41 00

850 sek / Night, Single room
950 sek / Night, Double room


Clarion Collection Hotel Temperance

Welcome to a calm hotel in historical Malmo. Hotel Temperance is located in the central part of town called Gamla Väster (Old West). In the evening is a buffet served for all Toughest guest, which stays at Clarion Collectin Hotel Temperance. It is included in the price.

Address: Engelbrektsgatan 16, Malmö

Telephone: +46 40 710 20

790 sek / Night, Single room
900 sek / Night, Double room



The most efficient way to get to the race area is by bike. We encourage everyone get to the race area, if possible, by bike. It will be a lot of parking lots for bikes near the start/finish.


The easiest way to get to start is not by car. If you however decide to go by car, it will be pointed out where to park on the map. Please follow these parking instructions, because other places than the once we have pointed out may not be approved for parking at race day. Enter “T-bryggan” or “Malmö Kallbadhus” on your GPS. Both parking lots are with entrance from Limhamsvägen.

Public transport:

Take the train to Malmö Central Station and then change to bus

Alternative bus tours:
nr 2 in direction “Västra Hamnen”. Jump off at “Malmö Kockum Fritid”
nr 3 in direction “Ringlinjen via Erikslust”. Jump off at “Malmö Kockum Fritid”
nr 7 in direction “Malmö Ön”. Jump off at “Malmö Öresundsparken”


55° 60.5578′, 12° 97.671′