Marathon Weekend

The Košice Peace Marathon is of course not devoted exclusively to running and runners. It is a festival of social, sporting and cultural activities providing the participants, guests and all Košice people with entertainment and the chance to spend a while enjoying the pleasant atmosphere of this exceptional event.

KOSICE PEACE MARATHON 2017

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017

15:00 Laying Flowers at graves in Tribute to Voltech Bukovský, Ján Margita and Arpád Račko
City Cemetery, Košice

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2017

10:00 Registration Centres and Marathon Expo Opening
Námestie Osloboditeľov, Aupark Košice

10:00 Kids’ Athletics – Sports Competitions for Kids from Elementary Schools
Mestský park, Košice

15:00 Press Conference & Accreditation of Media Representatives for Marathon 2017
Hotel Doubletree by Hilton

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2017

09:00 Marathon Expo & Stage Program
Námestie Osloboditeľov, Aupark Košice

10:00 River Marathon
Malá Lodina – Košice

10:30 Marathon Diamond CLub – Granting of Honorary Certificates to Club Members
Marathon Expo

11:00 Presentation & Autograph Session of Marathon Elite Runners
Marathon Expo

14:00  Pasta Party for Marathon Runners (till 19.00)
Hotel Academy, Južná trieda 10, Košice

16:00  Family Walking – meeting and walking with Matej Tóth, 2016 Olympic Winner
Marathon Expo, Mestký park, Hlavná ulica

19:00 Marathon Flame Ignition Ceremony
Námestie Maratónu mieru, Košice

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2017

08:40 Grand Opening of the Kosice Peace Marathon 2017
Hlavná ulica, Košice

Start of Kosice Peace Marathon 2017

08:50
Inline, Han-dbike and Wheelchairs Competition

09:00
Marathon
Half-marathon
Juniors’ Relay race in honour of Emil Zátopek
Magna Getrag Marathon 4×¼

09:10
U. S. Steel Family Run – Minimarathon
Company Run

09:30 Music Marathon on the Course

11:00 Waiting for the Marathon Winners

11:30 Award Ceremony