Sunday 29 September 2019

Memorial to the oldest annual running race in Europe. Prague-Běchovice, Czech Republic (Author: User:Miaow Miaow / commons.wikimedia.org / public domain)

 

Běchovice-Praha is a silniční běh na 10 km (10k road race) in Praha (Prague), capital of Česko (Czechia).

Like the Boston Marathon, the event has been held every year since 1897 which makes it one of the world's oldest continuously running footraces.

Starting in Praha-Běchovice in the eastern part of the city, the race follows an undulating 10,031-metre point-to-point course.

The finish line is in Praha 3, approximately four kilometres to the east of the Old Town.

The entry limit is 3,333 runners.

You can travel to the start in Běchovice by train to Praha-Běchovice station which is a short walk from the start area. Lorries will transport runners' bags to the finish area.

 

Map of the venue (blue: start; red: finish):

 

Number of finishers:

  • 2019: 2,538
  • 2018: 2,531

 

123. Běchovice-Praha:

Date:

  • 29 September 2019 (Sunday)

Event website (in Czech):

Běchovice-Praha - Event website: www.bechovice-praha.cz

 

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