1. Rotary Félmaraton 2011
Debrecen (Hungary), Saturday 12 March 2011
Debrecen University is in the Great Forest Park.
A new half marathon race will be run in March 2011 in eastern Hungary.
The event will be staged in the Great Forest Park (Nagyerdei park), which is on the northern outskirts of Debrecen, Hungary's second largest city with a population of around 200,000.
Bordering the protected Great Forest (Nagyerdő), the park comprises large recreation spaces, ponds, sports facilities, thermal baths, a botanical garden and the university.
The start and finish are on the athletics track in the park. The route is flat and fast.
The event is organized by the Rotary Club, a worldwide non-profit organization that aims at providing humanitarian services.
Venue (Map): Debrecen (Budapest 230km)
Date: 12 March 2011 (Saturday)
Race distance: 21.1km; 21.1km relay (10+11km); 1.6km (charity run)
Start time: 11.00
Start and finish: Gyulai István Stadion
Entries: online, by e-mail or by post (until 28 Feb 2011), payment by bank transfer; late entries on the day
Entry fees: 10/11/15/19 euros (until 30 Nov/4 Jan/10 Feb/12 March)
Deposit for the timing chip: 1000 HUF (ca. 4 euros, fully refundable)
Race centre: Pallagi út 5 (on the day 9.00-10.30)
You get: timing chip rental, T-shirt, medal, goody bag
Prizes: first 3 M/F
Showers and changing facilities: yes
Award ceremony: ca. 13.30
Number of finishers 2009: ---
Event website (in Hungarian and English): www.rotaryfelmaraton.hu
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