National Championships, International match and EA Race Walking Permit Meeting

Walking races
20 km race – men and women, 10 km race juniors – men and women, 5 km race U18 – men and women, masters – men and women

Additional events
Children and Youngsters Running Race 1 – 2 km, Walking Legends Race and Fitness Walking Race – 1 km

7 April 2018, 86th year Entry form Team manual

8.4. 2017

Linke and Galvis triumph in Poděbrady

Christopher Linke of Germany and Viviana Sandra Galvis of Mexico was the strongest in the field of the jubilee 85th edition of Poděbrady walking. The national champions in the Czech central Bohemian spa city became…

7.4. 2017

Fight for the titles will start in Poděbrady this Saturday

It is already a tradition that the beginning of April belongs to the Poděbrady race walking meeting. The jubilee 85th anniversary of this race walking competition will take place on the spa colonnade in Poděbrady on 8…

7.4. 2017

World champion will start in Poděbrady

The last minute addition to the start list of this year´s race walking competition Poděbrady walking is a big name. It is the world champion from Moscow and the Olympic medallist from London Robert Heffernan of Ireland.



10.4. 2016


4.3. 2016


2.5. 2015

Poděbrady tradition: from the cradle of the current athletics to Czech worldliness

The history of race walking associated with Poděbrady dates back to the nineteenth century. However, a long tradition does not linger at present, to the contrary. Its freshness is demonstrated by at least two outstanding events: in 1997 the Czech Athletics celebrated one hundred years with a successful World Cup, and in 2017 the elite from all over Europe met here at a similar event during the 120th anniversary of the local "queen of sports".

Race history

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