Břeclav (Czech Republic), Saturday 22 April 2017

Běh kolem Dyje, Břeclav, Czech Republic - the start/finish area (Copyright © 2015 Hendrik Böttger / runinternational.eu)

 

The Běh kolem Dyje takes place in the town of Břeclav in the South Moravian Region in the Czech Republic, just a few kilometres from the borders with Austria and Slovakia.

The event features a 5k race as well as five race distances for children of various ages.

Starting at the former sugar refinery (pictured above), the 5k is three laps of a flat course along both banks of the river Dyje.

 

Běh kolem Dyje, Břeclav, Czech Republic - Participants in the 5k race run three times across this bridge in Břeclav's town centre (Copyright © 2016 Hendrik Böttger / runinternational.eu)

 

Last year, 62 runners took part in the 5k race. The top finishers were Roman Paulík (15min 42sec) and Josefína Komínková (20min 28sec). More than 170 young athletes took part in the children's races.

Břeclav is an old town with an industrial character, home to many sports facilities and surrounded by beautiful countryside and numerous magnificent cultural monuments.

The town is easy to reach by public transport as it's a major rail junction between the cities of Brno, Bratislava and Vienna.

 

Country: Czech Republic

Venue (Map): Břeclav (Brno 60km, Bratislava 80km, Vienna 80km)

Date: 22 April 2017 (Saturday)

Start time and race distance:

  • 9.30-11.20: 1500m-1000m-500m-200m-100m children's races
  • 11.30: 5km

Start and finish: parkoviště u Racia (car park at the RACIO company), Národních hrdinů

Race centre: in the start area (on the day from 8.30)

Entries: online; late entries on the day

Entry fees (children's races): no entry fees

Entry fees (5km): CZK 50 (ca. € 2)

Showers and changing facilities: in the sports hall of TJ Lokomotiva Břeclav

Number of finishers 2016: 173 (children's races), 62 (5km)

Event website:

Běh kolem Dyje - Event website: www.atletikabv.cz/beh-kolem-dyje

 

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