Žilina (Slovakia), Saturday 16 December 2017

Vianočný beh Žilina, Slovakia - Flyer 2017


General information and map of the venue


Race information:

16. Vianočný beh (16th Christmas Run)

Country: Slovakia

Venue: Žilina (109km from Ostrava, 200km from Kraków, 204km from Bratislava)

Date: 16 December 2017 (Saturday)

Start time and race distance:

  • 8.30: 42.2km maratón (marathon)
  • 10.30: 21.1km polmaratón (half marathon)
  • 10.30: 8.3km stredná trať (middle distance)
  • 10.30: 1km krátka trať (short distance)
  • 12.00: 100m/300m zimné plávanie (winter swim, in the lake or in the river)

Time limit:

  • half marathon: 3 hours
  • full marathon: 5 hours

Start and finish: at the Vodné dielo Žilina (a hydroelectric dam across the River Váh)

Bib pick-up: at the Human restaurant at the Vodné dielo Žilina (15 December 2017, 11.30-13.00; on the day 7.40-8.15 for the marathon runners, 8.20-10.00 for the other runners, 10.00-11.30 for the swimmers)

Entries: online

Entry fees: no entry fees

You get:

  • bib chip timing
  • drinks (tea, water) to marathon and half marathon runners and lake swimmers
  • kapustnica (a traditional Slovak soup) after the run


  • 1km: to the first 3 juniors (15 years and under)
  • 8.3km, 21.1km, 42.2km: to the first 3 men and 3 women
  • swim: to the first man and first woman

Award ceremony: at 12.50

Number of finishers 2017: 101 (1km), 419 (8.3km), 192 (21.1km), 76 (42.2km)

Number of finishers 2016: 74 (1km), 363 (8.3km), 218 (21.1km), 72 (42.2km)

Event website:

Vianočný beh Žilina - Event website: www.sport.zilina.sk


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