Grömitz (Germany), Sunday 21 May 2017
Held in Grömitz, an over-200-year-old resort on the Baltic Sea coast in Germany's state of Schleswig-Holstein, the Grömitzer Sun-Run offers races for all ages and abilities. Last year, almost 800 athletes took part in the event:
|Start time||Race distance||Number of finishers 2016
|9.20||5km walking and nordic walking||39|
|10.30||21.1km half marathon||164|
|11.15||3.3km (children born 2002-2008)||84|
|13.00||1km (children born 2009 or later)||37|
Starting and finishing at the Seebrücke pier, all races are run out and back along the beach promenade.
Participants in the half marathon also run a loop through agricultural areas away from the coast, passing the Cismar Abbey, a Benedictine monastery founded in 1238.
Venue (Map): Grömitz (47km from Lübeck, 73km from Kiel, 107km from Hamburg, 336km from Berlin)
Date: 21 May 2017 (Sunday)
Start and finish: Seebrückenvorplatz (at the pier)
Race centre: Passage in der Welle (Saturday 20 May 2017, 14.00-18.00; on the day 8.00-12.30)
Entries: online or by post or e-mail (up to 15 May 2017), payment by bank transfer; late entries on Saturday 20 May 2017
Entry fees (1km): no entry fees
Entry fees (3km): €7 (up to 15 May 2017), €10 (up to 20 May 2017)
Entry fees (5km): €9 (up to 15 May 2017), €12 (up to 20 May 2017)
Entry fees (10km): €12 (up to 15 May 2017), €15 (up to 20 May 2017)
Entry fees (21km): €13 (up to 15 May 2017), €16 (up to 20 May 2017)
Timekeeping: STGK chip timing (included in the entry fees)
You get: T-shirt (to the first 1,222 entries), free parking (Großraumparkplatz Gildestraße); participants can use the swimming pool and the showers of the 'Grömitzer Welle' for €1 (for one hour, until 16.00)
Event website (in German): www.groemitz.de/sun-run
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