Ostankino Tower Run – Moscow – July 21
On July 21 the first Towerrunning 200 race in Europe this year will be held in Russia. New country on TWA Towerrunning Tour race map and a breathtaking venue too ! Ostankino Tower built in 1967 is the second tallest structure in Europe with a height of 540 meters. Nothing more to say – just enjoy !
It will be a revival race. Ten times National Championships were held at the venue. At the 2000 edition 70 athletes raced after a qualification the day before. The fire a few months later stopped it …. The race will see competitors running up 1 704 steps to the 337 meter high finish, course record is 11:55. The race organizers offer a 5 000 Euro in prize money for the four best male and female runners (1000 – 750 – 500 – 250).
The TWA is pleased to announce travel packages for 6 athletes ( non Europeans ) comprising 400 Euro travel reimbursement and 2 nights of accommodation including breakfast and 6 athletes ( Europeans ) comprising 200 Euro travel reimbursement and 2 nights of accommodation including breakfast. These packages will be awarded to TOP 40 ranked TWA registered athletes in the May 2018 ranking update using the official TWA Elite application system. Apploications to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org. from May 23 to 30, 2018, 10 pm CET.