O2 Prague Relay 2019
Information for runners
25th, 26th and 27th june 2019, 18:00 | Výstaviště Praha Holešovice
Start: 6 pm
Before the race
Download mobile RunCzech App, where you can find all information about the race and programme of Running Expo. It makes it easier to pick-up your start number, too. You can find there all the special offers of our partners in virtual goodie bag.
Collection is possible at Expo on Vystaviště Praha Holešovice. All start number for each relay are in one enlope. One member of the relay or authorized person (on-line authorization or power of attorney) can pick up everything for the whole team.
It is strictly forbidden to use roller-skates, bicycles or other means of transport, or to go on the course with a child’s pram, run with dogs or carry children. Participation in the race is at participants’ own risk. For more information go here.
Time limit is 3 hours since the start of the race.
Chip and Timekeeping
Timekeeping will be tracked through chips, which will be attached to the relay button, and which must not be removed at any time during the race. Remember – NO CHIP = NO TIME!
Your start number must be fixed visibly on your chest. Safety-pins will be included in the envelope.
Last member of relay will return the relay button at the finish area, otherwise, please return the wristband to the Expo, to the deposit bag or our head office (Running Mall, Františka Křížka 11, Praha 7, 170 00).
The starting number consists of the letter R at the beginning and five digits.
The first digit after the letter R denotes which of the three days is your race day:
- R1xxxx - Tuesday, June 25, 2019
- R2xxxx - Wednesday, June 26, 2019
- R3xxxx - Thursday, June 27, 2019
The last digit indicates the position in the relay - it is not possible to change the position during the race! Only the person who made the registration is allowed to change the position until 14:00 on the race day.
- Rxxxx1 - first section
- Rxxxx2 - second section
- Rxxxx3 - third section
- Rxxxx4 - fourth section
Race starts at the Vystaviště Praha Holešovice, use public transport - station Vystaviste Holesovice (tram. 2, 12, 17).
To the start line-up at 6 pm will be allowed only runners, who start the team relay (number ending small "1"). Entrance to the line-up is from the main entry of the areal.
Is located close to the start area. Make sure to know before the race, in which corridor you will pass the relay button to your team mate. There will be corridors marked by the letters. There will be 1000 runners at the same time looking for their running team member. Make sure you know,what is your colleague wearing.
- After the start of the race, there will be allowed runners (who run second part, ending small number "2") to change-over points
- Runners with number “3” will be allowed to the change-over points not sooner than 6:25 pm
- Runners with number “4” will be allowed to the change-over points not sooner than 6:40 pm
Bag Deposit, changing rooms, massages and showers
It is located in the Expo and open from 5 pm until 9:15 pm. Use the official bag, please. You will find showers in front of the building. Don’t forget to bring a towel with you!
It will be available at the start/finish area and along the course. If you need to call an ambulance, call the emergency services on number 155 or ask a volunteer.
After the race
Results, diploma and ceremony
Results will be available on www.runczech.com after the race. There will be a ceremony for the first three best relay teams at the award podium in front of Expo.
You will get a picnic box in the Expo and it is full of food which you can enjoy around the expo area and the Stromovka park. The box can be picked up from 11 pm to 7:30 pm.
This years concert is made in co-operation with music festival Rock for People. You can celebrate your great result with the rest of the team. Concert, where will be played songs of this year guests at Rock for People by Dj, starts at 8 pm.
Team Box zones
Entrance to Team box zones is allowed only with a special band which you get from person from your team/company who ordered the Team Box. Both zones are connected with a bridge.