Vienna (Austria), Sunday 18 October 2015
Organized by the athletics club LCC Wien, the Wiener Herbstmarathon ('Vienna Autumn Marathon') offers five races:
- 7km (one lap)
- half marathon (three laps)
- marathon (six laps)
- half marathon relay (3x7km)
- marathon relay (6x7km)
Starting and finishing on the athletics track of the Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Austria's biggest stadium, the route is a 7032.5m-long loop through the Prater, Vienna's largest public park. The course is pancake-flat and traffic-free.
Approximately 4.5km of each lap are run on the Hauptallee, a beautiful avenue that is lined with chestnut trees (pictured).
The time limit to finish the race is six hours.
Almost 1,000 runners took part in the event last year.
Venue (Map): Vienna-Prater
Date: 18 October 2015 (Sunday)
Race distance: 7km; 21.1km; 42.2km; 3x7km relay; 6x7km relay
Start time: 10.00 (all races)
Start and finish: on the athletics track of the Ernst-Happel Stadion
Race centre: LCC-Zentrum, Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Sektor C/D, Meiereistraße 7, 1020 Wien (Thursday 16.00-21.00; Friday 16.00-20.00; Saturday 11.00-16.00; on the day 8.00-9.30)
Entries: online (up to 14 Oct 2015); late entries in person in the race centre (15-18 Oct 2015)
Entry fees (7km): € 18/20/22/26 (up to 31 Aug/30 Sep/17 Oct/18 Oct 2015)
Entry fees (21km): € 22/25/28/32
Entry fees (42km): € 42/45/48/52
Entry fees (3x7km relay): € 30/34/40/44
Entry fees (6x7km relay): € 60/64/70/74
Timekeeping: ChampionChip — use your own chip, rent a chip (€ 3) or buy a chip (€ 33)
You get: pasta party (Saturday 11.00-16.00); three aid stations per lap; finisher medal
Showers and changing facilities: yes
Prizes: to the first 3 M/F and to the best teams
Number of finishers 2014: 185 (7km), 511 (21km), 135 (42km), 25 teams (3x7km), 4 teams (6x7km)
Event website: www.lcc-wien.at
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