Debrecen (Hungary), October 2013 - March 2014
The Oxigén Kupa race series is held on six Saturdays between October and March. Each event attracts around 500 to 700 runners of all ages and abilities.
All races are held on the trails of the protected Great Forest (Nagyerdő) on the edge of Debrecen, Hungary's second-largest city with a population of over 200,000 people, located on the Great Hungarian Plain in eastern Hungary.
Adults run either 5km or 10km, juniors run 2.5km, and children run 1.5km.
All entries are free!
The Oxigén Kupa races are held on the gently undulating trails of the beautiful Great Forest.
Venue (Map): Nagyerdő (Great Forest), Debrecen
Date (2013): 12 October - 9 November - 14 December
Date (2014): 11 January - 8 February - 8 March
Race distance: 1.5km (children); 2.5km (juniors); 5km; 10km
Start time: 10.00 (1.5km); 10.20 (2.5km); 10.40 (5km); 11.15 (10km)
Start and finish: in the forest, ca. 500 metres north of the north-western corner (Gate III.) of the Public Cemetery (Köztemető), Benczúr Gyula Street (Benczúr Gyula utca)
Route: course map
Entry fees: no entry fees!
Race centre: at the start
Prizes: medals to the first 3 M/F in each race; certificate and T-shirt to all runners who take part in at least three events
Number of participants 2013-2014 : 645 (October), 694 (November), 476 (December), 548 (January)
Event website (in Hungarian): frissoxigen.hu
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