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Slovakia will welcome the best athletes exactly 20 years after the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Košice, which International Assosiation of Athletic Federations still considers as one of the top championships. The city of Dublin was also interested in organizing the 2017 European Cross Country Championships. In the voting of the European Athletics (EA) Council, Šamorín defeated Dublin by many votes.

TIMETABLE 10. 12. 2017

08:45                     Opening Ceremony
09:00                     U20 Women Race
09:25                      U20 Men Race
09:55                      U23 Women race
10:35                       U23 Men race
11:15                         Senior Women Race
11:55                        Senior Men race
12:30 – 12:35        VC Senior W individual
12:35 – 12:42        VC Senior W team
12:45 – 12:50        VC Senior M individual
12:50 – 13:57         VC Senior M team
13:00 – 13:05         Flag hand over

13:10                    Mixed Relay
13:40 – 13:45     VC U20 Women Individual
13:45 – 13:52     VC U20 W team
13:55 – 14:02     VC Mixed Relay
14:05 – 14:10     VC U20 Men individual
14:10 – 14:17      VC U20 M team
14:20 – 14:25     VC U23 Men individual
14:25 – 14:32     VC U23 M team
14:35 – 14:40     VC U23 Women individual
14:40 – 14:47     VC U23 W team
14:52 – 15:17       Mass participation race
15:20                    VC Mass participation Race


x-bionic® sphere

Spend your free moments enjoying sports and relax in the largest multifunctional resort, x-bionic® sphere in Šamorín. Covering a total area of more than 1 000 000 m2, the x-bionic® sphere offers professional conditions for 27 Olympic sport disciplines. In the summer of 2016, x-bionic® sphere became the official Olympic training centre in Slovakia.

Children and adults from 0 to 99 years of age can visit AdventureLand – a multi-functional and educative outdoor playground. Discover its amphitheatre for children, climbing frames, swings, obstacles, as well as stalls designed to enhance the development of motor skills and resourcefulness for toddlers. Special thematic animated events are available for children every weekend.

The resort also offers an exceptional gastronomic experience at restaurants APANI® and Golden Garden which host thematic gastronomic events featuring world-renowned chefs. Entertainment is available at the Legends’ Bar, which offers bowling and billiard, or the unique and inspiring Tuli® Cinema with its original design.

The ideal location of the resort guarantees quick access from Bratislava (30 minutes), Vienna (60 minutes) and Budapest (120 minutes). Their international airports connect the resort with the rest of the world.

Find out more at www.xbionicsphere.com

The town of Šamorín complies with the wishes of athletics fans’ who are coming to the 24th European Cross Country Championships on Sunday 10 to the sports complex x-bionic® sphere – the transportation will be provided.

On Sunday there will be a special bus, collecting the spectators directly to the site. The route is as follows: Kvetoslavov (train station) – Šamorín (bus station) – Šamorín (Town Community Centre) – Čilistov (x-bionic® sphere).

Departure times from the train station in Kvetoslavov: 7.45 AM, 8.45 AM, 9.45 AM, and 10.45 AM.

Of course, this special bus line provided by the town of Šamorín will be going back as well, after the end of the EC.

Departure times from Čilistov (x-bionic® sphere): 01.45 PM, 02.45 PM, 03.45 PM, and 04.45 PM.

The transport from the train station in Kvetoslavov to x-bionic® sphere takes about 25 minutes.



President                                         Peter Korčok
Vice President                                Ladislav Asványi
Vice President                                Juraj Bača
Vice President                                Gabriel Bárdos
SAF Event Co-Ordinator             Vladimír Gubrický
Competition Management       Marcel Matanin
Event Management                     Marián Hammel
PR and Media Operations         Michaela Grendelová
Accreditation                                  Miloš Židík
Transportation                                Roman Hanzel
Accommodation                            Simona Švachová

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831 04 Bratislava
Phone: +421 2 38 15 55 00
E-mail: saz@atletikasvk.sk