The Goral Marathon – The World Championship of the Gorals

Location: Žilinský kraj, okres Čadca, Čierne

GPS: N49°31'1'' E18°51'4''

Date: 7/5/2014

Event type: other event, sports event

On July 5th, 2014 at the Three Bounds (Trojmedzie) - the common border of the Slovak Republic, the Czech Republic and Poland, the II. annual Goral Marathon which will also be the World Championship of the Highlanders – Gorals, in mountain marathon.

The Goral Marathon – The International Run of Three Nation´s Friendship - 5 mountain races along the ridges of the Beskydy mountains - each of the races leads across 3 states - Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Poland. The start and the finish of all the races will be at the common border of the three countries - at the Three Bounds (Trojmedzie). Tracks have a length of 7 km, 26 km, 50 km, 73 km and 93 km, respectively. They are part of the Beskydy EUROPACUP. The event will take place in the World Championship of the Highlanders – Gorals in mountain marathon will take place within the scope of this event, the only event of this kind in Europe.

Source: Goral marathon team