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Welcome to the HBGM blog! Here you will find exciting, informative and fun articles that we hope will inspire and help you on your way to HBGM 2023. Happy reading!


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Training & nutrition

Mustafa Mohammed runs the HOKA Helsingborg Half Marathon!

On September 2nd, running legend Mustafa “Musse” Mohammed will come to Helsingborg to run the HOKA Helsingborg Half Marathon for the first time. We’ve talked to him and checked in before the race. How does he train? What tips does he have? What is he most looking forward to? Read the interview here!

Updated: 2023-08-08


HBGM – A World Ranking Competition! 

Today, we are thrilled to announce that Helsingborg Marathon and HOKA Helsingborg Half Marathon have been approved by World Athletics as A World Ranking Competition! Read more about what this means here!

Updated: 2023-08-02

HBGM Stories

Oscar Wester replaces the skis with running shoes
Oscar Wester from Täby in Stockholm has been a part of the Swedish freestyle skiing team for over 10 years, but this year he has been forced to make the tough decision to end his elite skiing career due to a lingering knee injury. Now, he’s swapping his skis for running shoes and standing on the starting line for the Helsingborg Marathon on September 2nd.
Read the story here!
Updated: 2023-07-26

Training & nutrition

Löplabbet HBGM Pacer Hanna Hagrenius shares tips and tricks – favorite workout for the half marathon!
Here’s a message from our amazing pace setter Hanna, who this year will help all those who want to run the HOKA Helsingborg Half Marathon in 2:00 to achieve their goal, and support, motivate, and cheer them on every step of the way! Enjoy!
Read about the tips here!
Updated: 2023-07-04

Training & nutrition

Joanna Swica’s 3 best tips for the half marathon
On September 2nd, health and running coach, entrepreneur, and author Joanna Swica will participate in the HOKA Helsingborg Half Marathon. Today, she shares her best tips and tricks for all of you who are going to run your very first half marathon. Enjoy!
Read about the tips here!
Updated: 2023-06-14


MIO Sprint – a competition within the competition!

Together with our main partner MIO, we can now present our competition within the competition – the MIO Sprint. Who has the sharpest finish in HBGM? Compete against yourself, your friends, or everyone!

Read the full news here!
Updated: 2023-06-08

Training & nutrition

The path to HBGM – Hills 90/60/30

This week, we’re offering a fun, fast, and sweaty hill workout that you can incorporate into your training towards HBGM.

This workout focuses on running faster and faster while covering shorter and shorter distances.

Read about the workout here!
Updated: 2023-05-27


Say hello to GC gruppen – HBGM’s first company ambassadors!
GC gruppen is one of Skåne’s leading electrical and installation companies, with over 100 employees. They are market leaders in the construction of multi-family houses and are also enthusiasts of sustainability and wellness. Through increased wellness benefits, fun wellness activities, and their own gym on their premises, they encourage their employees to engage in more physical activity in their everyday lives – and you know what? Now they have also become company ambassadors for HBGM!

Read the full article here!
Updated: 2023-05-17

HBGM Stories

Meet Jesper Lundberg!
On September 3, 2022, he crossed the finish line as the clear winner of the Helsingborg Marathon in a time of 2:29:21 – a race he had not even planned to run. He then took a leave of absence from his job as a painter to devote himself wholeheartedly to running. On April 16, 2023, he finished the Rotterdam Marathon in an incredible time of 2:14:53. Meet Jesper Lundberg, the 33-year-old from Dalarna who runs because he enjoys it, because it makes him feel good, and to see how good he can become.

Read the story there!
Updated: 2023-05-10


Zoégas – Welcome to the HBGM family!
Do you know what we and Zoégas have in common? The love and passion for what we create, and we are thrilled that they are now part of the HBGM family.
Read the news here!
Updated: 2023-05-07


Hello and welcome to Nestlé barnmat
You know what? We have teamed up with Nestlé barnmat, and we are now so happy and proud to introduce them as new partners to HBGM!⁠
Read the news here!
Updated: 2023-05-03