Vienna (Austria), Sunday 16 March 2014

Obere Alte Donau, Vienna, Austria (Copyright © 2012


Participants in the Wien Energie Halbmarathon run three laps around the northern part of the Alte Donau (pictured), which was a section of the Danube before major river engineering works were carried out in Vienna in the 1870s.

In addition to the half marathon, the event offers a 6.8km run (one lap around the lake), a half marathon relay for teams of three runners (3 x 7km), and children's races.

In 2013, the half marathon race had over 1300 participants. The fastest finishers were Tom Eisner (1:15:08) and Astrid Rogl (1:29:04).


Country: Austria

Venue (Map): Wagramer Straße, Vienna

Date: 16 March 2014 (Sunday)

Race distance: 6.8km (run and nordic walking); 21.1km; 21.1km relay (3x7km)

Start time: 8.30 (6.8km nordic walking), 9.45 (6.8km run); 10.00 (21km; 3x7km relay); 12.30-13.10 (children's races)

Start and finish: near the Donauplex centre, Wagramer Str. 79

Entries: online or by post (up to 7 March 2014); late entries on 14 and 15 March 2014; no entries on the day

Entry fees (6.8km): € 18 (up to 7 March 2014), € 25 (up to 15 March 2014)

Entry fees (21km): € 28 (up to 7 March 2014), € 35 (up to 15 March 2014)

Entry fees (relay teams): € 54 (up to 7 March 2014), € 61 (up to 15 March 2014)

Timing: ChampionChip — use your own chip or rent a chip for € 3 (€ 30 deposit)

Race centre: Hervis sports shop, Donauzentrum, Wagramer Straße 94 (14 and 15 March 2014, 9.00-18.00)

You get: a drink bottle, finisher medal, baggage storage

Prizes: medals to the first 3 in each category (6.8km run; 21km)

Number of finishers 2013: 1328 (21km), 102 relay teams, 515 (6.8km run), 173 (6.8km nordic walking), 216 children

Event website (in German and English):


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