Horní Stropnice (Czech Republic), Saturday 6 June 2015

The castle of Nové Hrady, Czech Republic (Author: Karelj / commons.wikimedia.org / public domain / image cropped by runinternational.eu)


The Silva Nortica Run offers four challenging multi-terrain races through the lovely rolling countryside of the South Bohemian Region in the Czech Republic.

Starting and finishing in the small village of Horní Stropnice, close to the border with Austria, all routes take the runners to many beautiful spots, for instance to the castle of Nové Hrady (pictured) and through the landscaped park of Terčino údolí.The time limit to complete the course is 3.5 hours for the half marathon, 6.5 hours for the full marathon, and 14.5 hours for the ultra marathons.


Race distance Ascent/Descent Start time
+155m/-155m 11.00
+522m/-522m 9.00
+917m/-917m 5.30
+1347m/-1347m 5.30


Country: Czech Republic

Venue (Map): Horní Stropnice (35km from České Budějovice, 84km from Linz, 166km from Vienna, 171km from Prague)

Date: 6 June 2015 (Saturday)

Start area: Hlavní náměstí (Main Square), Horní Stropnice

Finish area: Sportovní centrum, Horní Stropnice

Entries: online, payment by bank transfer

Entry fees (21km): 500 CZK (up to 31 Jan 2015), 600 CZK (after 31 Jan 2015)

Entry fees (42km): 600 CZK (up to 31 Jan 2015), 700 CZK (after 31 Jan 2015)

Entry fees (90km/103km): 700 CZK (up to 31 Jan 2015), 900 CZK (after 31 Jan 2015)

Exchange rate: 100 CZK = ca. 3.65 EUR (May 2015)

You get: goodie bag, snacks and drinks on the course and at the finish, finisher medal, massage service, entry into the post-race prize drawing; party with buffet after the race (120 CZK)

Showers, changing facilities, bag storage: yes

Prizes: to the first 3 M/F in each race

Award ceremony and prize drawing: at 17.30

Number of finishers 2014: 134 (21km), 116 (42km), 23 (90km), 43 (103km)

Event website (in Czech, English, and German): www.silvarun.eu


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