6 and 12 h Self-Transcendence Races in Prague
Ultramarathons in Prague: 6 and 12 hour Self-Transcendence Races in the Stromovka Park
About the event
Dear runners and long distance running enthusiasts,
Welcome to our 6/12 Hour Self-Transcendence Race website. The race will take part on Saturday 26th May 2018. It will be the 21th edition of the race in Prague's Stromovka Royal park - one of the most enjoyable parks.
This race welcomes any kind of a runner. Both experienced ultra-marathoners and also those who want to try out something longer than a marathon will surely enjoy this event. The track is 1918.70 metres long, covered by trees in most parts and the surface is asphalt all the way. The elevation of one lap is close to zero. We strive to provide a very enthusiastic atmosphere, great variety of food and drinks and experienced medical team. Our counting team will support and cheer up all runners as they pass through the counting area. After the race is finished, we'll have a warm meal ready for you. We'll love to see you all there!
About the event
Date: Saturday 26.5.2018
Course: 1918,70 m course (measured by IAAF/AIM expert) lap in the Stromovka park, asphalt surface, 80% in shadow.
12 h race at 7:00 am, 6 h race at 13:00
Registrations start 90 min before each start and finish 30 min before the start. Final ceremony is scheduled approx. one hour after the race.
Men – open (18 and more), 50-59, 60-69, 70 and more
Women – open (18 and more), 50-59, 60-69, 70 and more
Relays – open (18 and more)
6 h, 12 h
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- 7:00 - 12 h Race
- 13:00 - 6 h Race
- 6 h: 33 € before | 40 € after 1/5/2018
- 6 h relays: 28 € / runner | 40 € / runner after 1/5/2018
- 12 h: 38 € before | 50 € after 1/5/2018
- 12 h relays: 33 €/ runner before | 50 € after 1/5/2018
- Our bank account nr. for paying the fee is 1024493924/6100
- IBAN: CZ7961000000001024493924
- BIC: EQBKCZPP
ContactViharin Jaroslav Rosa
Praha, Park Stromovka
The track length officially measured by a IAAF/AIMS entrusted person is 1 918,70 m.
Number of rounds is recorded by a microchip system in combination with personal counting by volunteers. The distances run by each runner in the last unfinished lap are measured after the end of the race. Besides the possibility to check one's result personally with organizers big digital clock dispaying the race time and partial results for the first 7 runners in main categories on a blackboard nearby are always visible at the start area.
Please, find a link to "Enter online" as a button in the blue panel on the right side of this page.
Deadline for applications is on Sunday 6th of May 2018 and even though it may still be possible to apply with higher fee afterwards the sooner you apply for participation in the race the better because later and closer to the race date the capacity of the race might be filled up (total closing for applications is going to be announced on this page in such case). Moreover we may not guarantee T - shirts for runners who apply after the deadline (please, see the date above).
The last possibility to apply for the race is 24 h before the start.
You may cancel your application till the deadline (6/5/2018) without any cancellation fee. After this date a cancellation fee will be applied according to the related costs of the organizer.
Men – 18-49 Y/O, 50-59 Y/O, 60-69 Y/O, 70 and more Y/O
Women – 18-49 Y/O, 50-59 Y/O, 60-69 Y/O, 70+
Relays can be composed of 2 - 4 member team (single gender or mixed). They are classified as one category without regard to age and gender.
The relay runners may change in any order and intervals but only in a reserved area before the counting station.
Each relay receives only one T-shirt in the start package. Nevertheless more T-shirts can be ordered even though not later than 3 weeks before the race start.
Competitors who finishes up to the 7th place in the main category take tropheys and prizes whereas first 3 places are rewarded in this way in other categories including relays.
Every participant gets a certificate at the final ceremony.
We provide a refreshment station with variety of warm and cool food and drinks and a warm meal after the race. Limited space for personal refreshments & props available at the track. Medical station with massage service, tents for changing.
Trophies and prizes will be given to the first seven places
in main open categories and to the first three places in other categories
(veterans and relays).
Available in front of the expo complex "Vystaviste" (paid) or in the neighbouring streets. Parking is not allowed inside the Stromovka park. However, it is also possible to park free of charge in "Za elektrarnou" street, in the back of the park, near the bridge accross the river canal.
About the Organisers
The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team
Serving the running community for over 35 years...
Team Founder Sri Chinmoy
A lifelong advocate of fitness and self-transcendence...