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The Christmas Night Run race series 2020 consists of four running events, held in four different cities in the Czech Republic.

Each event features a kids run (start at 4pm) and a 5k race (start at 5pm).

Participants must wear a čelovka (headlamp) during the race.


Christmas Night Run 2020:

  • 5 December: Olomouc
    • one lap through two public parks, Smetanovy sady and Čechovy sady
    • start and finish at Výstaviště Flora Olomouc (Flora Olomouc Exhibition Grounds)
  • 6 December: Most
    • two laps through Park Šibeník, a public park in the town centre
    • start and finish on 1. náměstí, the main square
  • 12 December: Znojmo
    • one hilly lap through the town centre
    • start and finish on Masarykovo náměstí (Masaryk Square)
  • 19 December: Praha (Prague)
    • one lap, out and back along the Vltava river and around Ostrov Štvanice, a green island in the river
    • start and finish on náměstí Jana Palacha, a square situated on the right bank of the Vltava in Prague's historic centre


Map of the venues:


Number of finishers in the 5k run:

  • 2019:
    • Znojmo: 246
    • Olomouc: 634
    • Most: 484
    • Praha: 1,099
  • 2018:
    • Olomouc: 580
    • Ostrava: 395
    • Most: 412
    • Praha: 1,165
  • 2017:
    • Ostrava: 475
    • Olomouc: 668
    • Praha: 1,155


Event website:


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