Sunday 17 September 2023

Road sign in the Czech Republic: Pedestrian zone (Photo: Copyright © 2018 Hendrik Böttger /


Každý může běžet (Anyone can run) is the motto of the Benešovský Běžecký Festival, a running festival for the whole family, held annually in the town of Benešov which is situated amidst rolling countryside about 45 kilometres from the city centre of Prague, Czech Republic.

The event offers races and fun runs for all ages and fitness levels:

  • 60m-100m-200m-400m-800m-1.5km Benešovská Juniorka (children and juniors)
  • 2 x 400m Charitativní běh (non-competitive Charity Run and Walk)
  • 3 x 400m Rodinné štafety (family relay)
  • 3km Benešovská Trojka (Benešov 3k)
  • 10km Benešovská desítka (Benešov 10k)
  • 4 x 2.5km Štafety (relay)

All races begin and end on the athletics track of the Městský atletický stadion.

Participants in the Benešovská desítka, the main race of the day, run four laps around the track and through the town.


Map of the venue:


10. Benešovský Běžecký Festival:


  • 17 September 2023 (Sunday)

Event website:


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