Horní Stropnice (Czech Republic), Saturday 4 June 2016

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 lovely rolling countryside in the South Bohemian Region in the Czech Republic:

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


Starting and finishing in the small village of Horní Stropnice near the border with Austria, all four routes take the runners to many beautiful spots, for instance to the landscaped park of Terčino údolí and to the castle of Nové Hrady (pictured).

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.


Country: Czech Republic

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

Date: 4 June 2016 (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 2016), 600 CZK (after 31 Jan 2016)

Entry fees (42km): 600 CZK (up to 31 Jan 2016), 700 CZK (after 31 Jan 2016)

Entry fees (90km/103km): 700 CZK (up to 31 Jan 2016), 900 CZK (after 31 Jan 2016)

Exchange rate: 100 CZK = ca. 3.70 EUR (December 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 men and 3 women in each race

Award ceremony and prize drawing: at 17.30

Number of finishers 2015: 119 (21km), 84 (42km), 11 (90km), 35 (103km)

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


No guarantee is made as to the accuracy or thoroughness of the information on this page! Please vist the official event website to verify the above information.