RunCzech – Runners view to the Czech Republic
Join the RunCzech Running League 2014 to explore the beauties of the Czech Republic on the run! Each of 7 races offers a unique running experience in some of the most charming cities. Being the only race organizer in the world to hold 6 IAAF Road Race Labels, RunCzech assures the highest quality organization and service a runner can get.
The race season opens with the traditional Prague Half Marathon (5 April), the biggest running event in the Czech Republic and the Central Europe. Join the 16th race edition surrounded by 12,500 fellow runners from around the world and admire the view of the famous Charles Bridge, Prague Castle, Dancing House and other inspiring sites of Prague.
11th May 2014 will be a historical moment for endurance sports in the Czech Capital as the Volkswagen Prague Marathon will celebrate its 20th Anniversary. Bearing the memory of its founders the Olympic champions Emil Zátopek and Gelindo Bordin this international race attracts a record number of 10 000 runners willing to experience what it feels like to run in one of the most beautiful European capitals. Give it a try this spring!
Running passed by the colonnades, hot water springs and fountains is offered by the another jewel of RunCzech Running League – the 2nd Mattoni Karlovy Vary half Marathon (24 May 2014). The famous West Bohemian Spa resort will charm you with its exquisite architecture and breathtaking surroundings enjoyed by numerous celebrities and yet to be experienced by you…
For fast track lovers and record breakers the 3rd Mattoni České Budějovice Half Marathon (7 June 2014) is a race worth a sweat. Along the calming rivers of Vltava and Malše it will take you through the South Bohemian metropolis, known to be the home of the world renowned Budweiser beer. Get ready for a real Czech experience!
Czech experience is not complete until you visit the Baroque town of Olomouc, famed for its numerous churches, unique astronomical clock, UNESCO Holy Trinity Column and other attractive sites in Olomouc region. Enter the 5th Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon (22 June, 2013) with your family and friends to enjoy the summer evening run in Czech Moravia.
The 19th O2 Prague Grand Prix (7 September, 2013) adds a whole different sensation to running in Prague. Taking place early September Prague Grand Prix offers runner friendly weather conditions as well as a unique opportunity to run at night through the illuminated streets of the city. You may choose from two disciplines: adidas Women's Race 5 km and 10 km race (open for men and women) and save-up some energy for sightseeing!
Have you ever run cross a chemical factory? Join the 4th Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon (14 September 2014) for a diverse running experience that surprises with how industrial environment compliments the hilly landscapes, calming river and romantic view to the Střekov caste.
A unique ranking system of RunCzech Running League allows runners to compare their results with other participants by profession, age and gender. Runners aim for the highest score, combining the points given for completed races, time achieved and distance travelled.
This summer the RunCzech team also introduced the Running Mall – a running centre that makes home for every runner. Professional trainings and advice, the Running Club, all the necessary equipment, sport lounge, water bar, adidas Running Base... Like from your house porch, just lace up and go to greet he city of Prague!