13th International Parndorf 10K Road Running Race 2012
Parndorf (Austria), Saturday 16 June 2012
This 10K road race features a very flat and fast course, which is AIMS-certified.
Competitors run three laps through the village of Parndorf, situated in Austria's low-lying Burgenland province, between Vienna, Bratislava and Lake Neusiedl.
In addition to the 10km race the event offers a 3.3km run, a 6km nordic walking competition, as well as shorter children's races.
The Parndorfer Strassenlauf is a truly international race which has welcomed many top runners from various countries, in particular from Hungary and Slovakia.
In 2011, Elisha Kiprotich Sawe of Kenya set a new course record of 30min 39sec. Hungary's Zita Kácser celebrated victory in the women's race in 38min 18sec.
Venue (Map): Parndorf (Bratislava 33km, Vienna 45km, Brno 161km, Budapest 200km)
Date: 16 June 2012 (Saturday)
Race distance: 10km; 3.3km; 1100m/400m (children 14 years and under); 6km (nordic walking)
Start time: 9.00-9.20 (children); 9.30 (nordic walking); 9.45 (3.3km and 10km)
Start and finish: Kirchenplatz (in the centre of the village)
Entries: online or by fax (payment by bank transfer until 8 June 2012); late entries on the day
Entry fees (3.3km and 10km): 11 euros (until 8 June 2012), 13 euros (until 16 June 2012)
Entry fees (children): 5 euros (until 8 June 2012), 7 euros (until 16 June 2012)
Entry fees (nordic walking): 5 euros
Timing: ChampionChip - (?) use your own chip or rent a chip for 3 euros (30 euros deposit)
Race centre: at the start (from 7.30am)
You get: goodie bag to the first 300 entries; finisher medal to children (14 years and under)
Prizes: trophies to the first 3 in each category; prize money to the first 3 M/F in the 10km race (75-40-25 euros); prize money for a new course record in the 10km race (75 euros)
Award ceremony: 12.00
Number of finishers 2011: 168 (10km), 38 (10km), 121 (children), 26 (nordic walking)
Event website (in German): www.lc-parndorf.com
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