Thursday, 15 April 2010

The Pink Ribbon Fun Run 2010

The Pink Ribbon Fun Run 2010 takes place in Vienna on Saturday 17th April 2010. The blue line shows the route, which begins and ends at the red spot.

The anti-clockwise city centre course is 2.5kms long. The finish line is the finish line that will be used in the Vienna City Marathon, which takes place the following day.

The purpose of the Pink Ribbon Fun Run is to raise money for breast cancer victims. Entry is a €15 donation which may be made at the Heldenplatz start field from 10:00am onwards on the day. The race starts at 2:00pm.

There will be no official results, printouts of race times, or any prize presentations after the race. Every participant is a winner!

Good luck to us all!
(runner no. 20609)
Result: 700 runners = €10,000 for the charity!

Friday, 9 April 2010

A new trail running magazine!

A quarterly magazine dedicated to trail running is to be launched in the UK. Publishers of the magazine 'Trail' are behind the venture. The first two issues of 'Trail Runner' will be bagged together with 'Trail'. More information about this exciting project is available via Bard on the Run's MS&T link >>>
...and don't forget to send your used running shoes, provided they are in a reasonable condition and have more than 100km+ of tread left on them, to:
Shoe 4 Africa
PO Box 6943