Vlašim (Czech Republic), Saturday 13 January 2018

 Terénní 'test zdatnosti' ('Fitness test terrain'), Blaník, Czechia --- Author: Jan Dudík / commons.wikimedia.org / public domain / photo cropped by runinternational.eu


Held on a demanding course that runs up and down the wooded Blaník hill in Czechia, the Zimní Běh na Blaník is a serious mid-winter test zdatnosti (fitness test) for every runner.


General information and map of the venue:


Race information:


  • 13 January 2018 (Saturday)


  • Czech Republic


  • Vlašim (62km from Prague, 155km from Brno)

Start/finish area:

  • at Zámek Vlašim (Vlašim Castle)

Race distance:

  • 21.1km half marathon (+518m/-518m)

Start time:

  • 10.15

Bib pick-up:

  • at Vlašim Castle (Friday 15.00-17.00; on the day 8.00-10.00)


  • online
  • late entries on the day (8.00-9.45)
  • entry limit: 500 runners

Entry fees:

  • CZK 550 (ca. € 22)

You get:

  • bib chip timing
  • snacks and drinks on the course, at the finish and after the race
  • a souvenir gift
  • changing facilities
  • supervised bag storage


  • to the first three finishers in each age group

Award ceremony:

  • at 12.45

Number of finishers 2017:

  • 372 (281 men and 91 women)

Winners 2017:

  • men: Jiři Brychta (1:32:55)
  • women: Zuzana Urbancová (1:47:39)

Event website (in Czech):

Zimní běh na Blaník - Event website: www.behnablanik.cz


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.