Velden am Wörther See (Austria), Sunday 26 October 2014

Schloss Velden, Velden am Wörther See, Austria (Copyright © 2014 Hendrik Böttger / Run International EU)


The Veldener Casinolauf takes place in the chic resort of Velden am Wörther See which sits at the western end of the Wörthersee in Austria's state of Kärnten (Carinthia).

The event offers children's races and a 6.5km run.

Starting and finishing at Velden's casino, participants run five laps of a 1.3km course through Velden's town centre and along the lakeside promenade.

The event is held on Austria's national day, the ‘Nationalfeiertag’, which is celebrated on October 26th. Over 300 runners took part in the last edition of the Casinolauf in 2012.


Country: Austria

Venue (Map): Velden am Wörther See (Klagenfurt 22km, Ljubljana 102km, Udine 137km, Vienna 341km)

Date: 26 October 2014 (Sunday; public holiday in Austria)

Race distance: 250m-2.7km (children's races); 6.5km

Start time: 10.30 (6.5km); 11.30 (children's races)

Start/finish area: at the Casino Velden

Entries: online (from 1 Oct 2014 up to 23 Oct 2014); late entries on the day (from 7.30)

Entry fees (children): € 5

Entry fees (6.5km): € 10

Timekeeping: ChampionChip — use your own chip or rent a chip (chip rental fees apply)

You get: free parking in the 'Casino Parkgarage'

Award ceremony: at 13.00

Number of finishers 2012: 67 (children's races), 61 (5km), 120 (10km), 11 relay teams (5x1km)

Event website (in German):


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