On 9 September, join us to run, jog, walk, you can even join the event by pushing a pram or walking your dog, all for a good cause in Pécs (Széchenyi square).
From 2019, the University of Pécs Sports Office has been hosting this 15-year-old charity event in Pécs, which this year is complemented by a unique jubilee university sports day, co-organized by the UP Athletics Club PEAC.
The primary objective of the Sports Office team is to allocate all the funds collected from the run to support the patients of a foundation. This year, the beneficiary of the charity run is the EURAKVILO Paediatric Oncology and Children's Hospice Public Benefit Foundation.
On 9 September, join us to run, jog, walk for a good cause in Pécs!
In addition to university citizens, all residents of Pécs are welcome to participate in the event.
Distance: 2.6 km
Planned route: Széchenyi Square – Irgalmasok Street – Citrom Street – Jókai Square – Apáca Street – Szent István Square – Janus P. Street – Mária Street – Flórián Square – Nagy Flórián Street – Király Street – Széchenyi Square
Charity fee: minimum 2500 HUF. The participation fee includes with a gift T-shirt* - while stocks last.
Pre- registration: 24 August – 4 September, 2023. You can register individually at the event (below) - or via running ambassadors**.
On-site registration: 9 September, 2023, 9:00-10:30 (Please note that a limited number of gift T-shirts will be available for on-site registration.)
Pre-registered participants can personally pick up their T-shirts at the Rector's Cabinet, Vasvári Pál street 4, office 004, or from their ambassador on 6-7 September, upon payment of the charity fee.
The ambassador who recruits the most runners will receive a reward.
All deep-hearted, helpful, sports-loving fans are welcome! Come run with us!
* With the gift t-shirt, you can visit the Pécs Zoo (50%) and the Mecsextrém Park (20%) at a discount on the day of the charity run.
** A running ambassador can recruit as many runners as possible among their acquaintances and friends. They also collect the charity fees in advance and distribute the T-shirts.
Photos: Szabolcs Csortos, UnivPécs, September 2022.