24 & 48 h Self-Transcendence Race Kladno
Self-Transcendence 48 hour and 24 hour running races in the park "Sletiště" in Kladno.
About the event
next edition of 24 and 48 hour races is planned for the last weekend of July 2024, 26.-28.7. for 48h and 27.-28.7. for 24h. Starts are 12:00pm noon.
Registration will open beginning of January 2024.
Our 48 hour and 24 hour Self-Transcendence ultramarathon in Kladno takes place in the beautiful environment of Sletiště park. The course is almost flat, with an elevation of only 1 m. It is set on a 1 km lap around the athletic stadium, mostly with trees for shade, and illumination at night.
The race in is IAU certified (Bronze label) and quite often it takes place in the presence of a referee or IAU technical committee member. Official 100 km, 24 h and 48 h races records in the main categories are shown in PDF form here.
Services: Refreshment station with a variety of warm and cool food and drinks, warm meal after the race. Medical station with massage services. Showers, restrooms and other facilities of athletic stadium will be available during the race. Runners can place their own camping tables and chairs with personal belongings, food and drinks at a designated area (view course map).
Please, see more details in sections below.
Klaus Tieferbrunner, Austrian filmmaker spoke at TEDx, about 3100 miles run and ran also in Kladno in 2021:
and this was how he finished 100 km in Kladno in 2021:
Video from last race (2023):
48 h, 24 h
View course map »
- 28/7/2023, 12:00 - 48h race
- 29/7/2023, 12:00 - 24h race
- 48 hour race: 90 EUR| 105 EUR after 9/6/2023
- 24 hour race: 75 EUR| 95 EUR after 9/6/2023
- Dates relate to the date of received payment.
- Bank account number: 1024493924/5500
- IBAN CZ4455000000001024493924
- BIC: RZBCCZPP
- IAU Bronze Label
We kindly ask you to apply online for our races earlier in the future:
|Race||before June 9||after June 9|
|48 h individuals||90 EUR||105 EUR|
|24 h individuals||75 EUR||95 EUR|
Our bank account number for paying entry fees is: 1024493924/5500, IBAN: CZ4455000000001024493924
HOW TO GET THERE:
From Prague, take exit 16 on the D6 highway towards Karlovy Vary and take exit 16 to Velká Dobrá/606, then continue towards Kladno. After 3 km you will cross a train crossing and drive through a forest. After 300 m you will come to the first crossroad, there turn left, you will pass the Sletiště area. After 200 m you will have a parking lot on your right (on google maps here) (QR code here). The stadium is on your left.
By public transport:
It depends if you are coming to Prague via train, bus or plane. The following web site might help you find a connection:
When you arrive to Kladno you can take the bus nr. 5 to the final station "Aquapark".
More detailed info how to get there from different directions (link here).
In own tent or gym right beside the course.
Nearest hotel options are:
Sport hotel Sletiště (please, see https://sport-hotel-sletiste.hotel.cz/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIpfi6lpuH1gIVgTgbCh1hawh0EAAYAiAAEgI4NfD_BwE) or YMCA (tel.: +420 312 247 416) - approx. 700 m from the track.
You may find out more about these and also other possibilities at: https://www.mestokladno.cz/en/vismo/dokumenty2.asp?id_org=100977&id=1025&p1=1144
link photogallery: https://csgallery.srichinmoyraces.org/48h-24h-Kladno/
video 2022: https://vimeo.com/843259798
video 2017: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sv03csiijNE
video 2015: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3pJHl5_APgg
video 2014: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BigmUWiN5XE
About the Organisers
The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team
Serving the running community for over 40 years...
Team Founder Sri Chinmoy
A lifelong advocate of fitness and self-transcendence...