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This site show all information about past and coming CERN Road Race
 

 Road Race Details

 

Traffic restrictions for the race will apply from 18:00 until 19:15 and can be found here.


Click here for the entry form


If you do not have any registered CERN account, please first register your e-mail address at https://account.cern.ch/account/Externals/

Closing date for inscriptions: Tuesday 17th September 18h00

Click here to see the list of participants so far

Date: Wednesday 18th September 2013, starting at 18h15.

Entry Fee: An entry fee of 10 CHF per runner is payable when you collect your number.

Distribution of race numbers: Wednesday 18th September 2013 12h15-13h00 in the Main Building next to the Users Office

The CERN Road Race has been held every year since 1980 in the West Area of the Meyrin site, and is open to everyone working at CERN and their families.
It comprises 3 laps of a 1.8 km circuit, which makes for a total distance of (5.44+/-0.05)km. 
Children (15 years or younger) have their own race of 1.8 km over 1 lap.
The race is run on a handicap basis, by staggering the starting times. All runners cover the same distance and those finishing the course receive a souvenir prize, financed by a registration fee of 10 CHF. There are runners of all speeds, times have ranged from under 17 to over 34 minutes.
There are cups for Women's and Men's
categories in the Seniors and Veterans I ( > 40 years) and II ( > 50 years) age groups, as well as for age/performance and for the best family (2 or more members, scored on best parent + best child).
The circuit runs along the roads Gregory, Fermi, Arago, Schrödinger
, Perrin and Gregory, to be run three times.

 

Programme

12:15 – 13:00 Distribution of dossards

17:45 – 18:15 Final distribution of dossards

18:00 Traffic restrictions in place

18:15 Instructions for runners

18:20 Start of junior race

18:35 Start of senior race (first runners)

19:15 End of race

19:20 End of traffic restrictions

19:15 – 19:45 Food + drinks

19:45 Results and prize giving

20:00 End