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12 years – 12 km – EU RUN Budapest

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WhereWhere Margaret Island Athletic Centre, Budapest
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08/05/2016
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12 YRS – 12 K – EU RUN

 

Last year we organised an 11 kilometre running race to celebrate the 11th anniversary of Hungary’s EU accession. This year a 12-year-membership goes with a 12-kilometre race. Not only do we welcome competitors; those wishing to do some sightseeing while jogging are also welcome.

 

The run starts at 10:00 on 8 May 2016 at Margaret Island Athletic Centre with gathering and warm up from 9:00. The 12k course will only be for individual runners; there will be no relay race.

 

All finishers receive a unique medal symbolising Hungary’s 12-year EU membership and a goodie bag.

 

The route links 12 Budapest developments which had received significant EU funding, including, among others:

 

the Comedy Theatre of Budapest (Vígszínház)

National Information Infrastructure

Nővérbank Nursing and Hospice Care Institute

St Peter and Paul Salesian Elementary

Császár-Komjádi Sports Swimming Pool

National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy

or the Lukács Spa

 

 

The start and finish — including the awards ceremony — will take place on Margaret Island in the Margaret Island Athletic Centre, which will also host the Europe Day Festival.

 

Registration and further information: www.bbu.hu/eu12

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