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12 And 13 May 2007 Prague Marathon Season Continues With The Marathon Weekend

12 and 13 MAY 2007 Prague Marathon Season continues with the Marathon Weekend

4 May 2007, 15:21 - Sport
Marathon Season in Prague continues with real 42,195 kilometers long marathon after the Prague half marathon that took place in March. The Volkswagen Prague Marathon takes place on Sunday 13 May 2007. It starts at 9am on the Old Town Square. The time limit to finish the race is six hours.

Along with Sunday's main event, Prague's streets will also host four further runs - they take place on Saturday: The the eight-kilometer Caddy City Run is a non-competitive run through Prague's historical city center that will certainly delight everybody who enjoys staying active and doing something just for the sake of health. It starts at 3pm on Saturday.

The the four-kilometer Golf Plus Family Run/Eco Run starts the same day at 3.20pm on the Wenceslas Sqaure.There are are also special runs: two-kilometer Walk for Peace and the 10-kilometer Algida In-Line Race for rollerbladers.

Biggest in Central and Eastern Europe. The Prague International Marathon, that now enters the 13th year is the biggest run event in the Central and Estern Europe. The organizers expect that more than 5 thousand people will participe in the main run on Sunday.

The registration is now under way. The registration fee for the big is 60 Euro for one runner. The fee can be reduced to participants of the marathon or half marathnos in Central Europe during season 2006/2007.

Marathon Music Festival. A part of the programme, Marathon Music Festival, turns a great run into a cultural phenomenon. The Carnival Parade with latino&afro drums, dancers or stilt walkers takes place on 12 May 2007 on Old Town Square in the historical center of Prague. Many music band will perform during the weekend on the various music points.

Marathon Weekend Programme

12 May 2007

* Caddy City Run 8 km

* Golf Plus Family Run 4 km

* Walk for health 2 km

* Algida In-line Race 10 km

13 May 2007

* Volkswagen Prague Marathon 42,195 km

MORE INFO: Prague International Marathon