5th ‘Dresden Night Run’ 2014

Dresden (Germany), Friday 15 August 2014

Dresden at night (Copyright © 2012 Hendrik Böttger)


The 13.5km Dresdner Nachtlauf forms part of the Dresdner Stadtfest, a three-day street festival which draws more than half a million visitors every year.

Starting and finishing in the city centre of Dresden, most of the race is run on cycleways along the green banks of the River Elbe.

In 2013, the Czech athletes Ondřej Fejfar (43:13) and Lenka Šibravová (52:52) led a crowd of 2600 runners across the finishing line.

The time limit to complete the course is two and a half hours.


Country: Germany

Venue (Map): Dresden (Leipzig 113km, Prague 154km, Berlin 193km)

Date: 15 August 2014 (Friday)

Race distance: 13.5km

Start time: 20.00

Start and finish: Wilsdruffer Strasse

Entries: online; participants from foreign countries can pay the entry fees in cash on the day; late entries until 30 minutes before the start; entry limit 4000 runners

Entry fees: € 13/16/18/23 (up to 31 Dec 2013/30 June/14 Aug/15 Aug 2014)

Race centre: Karstadt sports, Centrum Galerie Dresden, Trompeterstrasse 5 (14 and 15 Aug 16.00-19.30)

You get: chip timing, finisher medal, certificate, fruit and drinks

Prizes: trophies and product prizes to the best finishers in each category

Showers, changing facilities, baggage storage: yes

Number of finishers 2013: 2597 (1716 men, 881 women)

Event website: dresdner-nachtlauf.laufszene-events.com


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