THE MAIN RACE | XTERRA CZECH 2020

XTERRA GLOBAL TOUR RACE

 

  1.5 K swim
  33 K mountain bike
    10.5 K trail run

DETAIL

NEW DATE FOR XTERRA CZECH !!! WE MOVED XTERRA CZECH 2020 RACE TO NEW DATE : 4th – 6th September 2020 !!! Go to our facebook page for more information. We will update this webpage in very short time. For more questions please contact us at michal@xterra.cz. Thank you for understanding this difficult decision.

ABOUT THE RACE

1.5 K swim – 33 K mountain bike – 10.5 K trail run
This is the main race of the weekend. The status of the race is XTERRA European tour race, Global Tour race and XTERRA Czech Championship. You don´t need any license or qualification, everyone can stand at the startline next to the world champions! This race course is well known for its vertisality. Challenging singletracks are well combined with fast fire roads. There is a unique part of the course in the middle of Prachatice rennaissaince historical city center.
Before the race you can put your warm-up stuff into black warm-up bag. Organiser will transport all your stuff to the second transition area, where you can pick it up.

Swim

Swim part of the race takes place at Kristanovicky Lake. It is the highest situated human-made lake in the Czech Republic. The water has bronze colour because of peat bottom of the lakeWater is very clear (but with bronze colour) and always warm (20-24 Celsius). Swim course consists of 2 laps, each 750 metres. The start is from the waterbetween the laps there is a short run and jump back to the water from the pier.  

Transition Area no.1

The first transition area is located on big meadow upper the lake. It is just few steps from swim start locationEach slot is marked by your race numberYou have to put all your stuff into blue gear bag with Bike gear sign. Organisers will transport your bags with swim gear to the second transition area after the swim leg. 

Mountain Bike

This bike course is a mix of cool singletracks, fast fire roadssteep downhills and uphillsfords and everything you can expect from the world class raceFirst part will take you down the Blanice riverafter first Aid station you have to climb back to the Kristanovicky LakeNear the lake you turn left and after few kilometres you join the medieval business path called The Golden Path. Last part of the course above Prachatice is the most technical part of the course with lots of singletrackssteep climbs and unpredictable curvesFinish of the bike leg is in the streets of the rennaissaince old townwhere you can expect thousands of crazy fans. On the bike coursethere 3 aid stations.  

Transition Area no.2

New old location for transition area is main Prachatice square called Great Square. Transition bars will be marked with your bib numbersEvery athlete has his own 0.7meter area. Dismount line will be clearly marked. 

Run

XTERRA Czech run course is made of 2 laps. After exiting the historical center you will have to run few hundred meters on the tarmac to get into wood on the slopes of Cerna Hora, a hill above Prachatice. This part of the course is full of narrow singletrailsuphillsjumpsfords, rock sections and more. This is a signature part of our Czech run course! Last kilometer of the run lap is also in the historical city center. New addition to the course is run over the historical barrierswhere we have built special stepsThe finish line is just in front of the Statue of justice in the middle of Prachatice Great Square. There will be 8 Aid stations on the course. 

GENERAL PARTNER

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GENERAL PARTNER

MAIN PARTNERS

PRO PRIZEMONEY DISTRIBUTION

Men / Women: Total 2500 USD

Order Reward
1st place 800 USD
2nd place 600 USD
3rd place 350 USD
The prizemoney will be paid in full amount after the race in cash (Euros).
Main Prizemoney location is in the ShortTrack race.

REGISTRATION

 

Register for the XTERRA CZECH 2020 and become part of the XTERRA family! You don’t need any license or qualifying slot for the race!



Swim

SWIM COURSE PARTNER

Bike

Run

HAVE YOU ANY QUESTION?

michal@xterra.cz

+420 725 944 979

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