Record number of attending countries at the IAU 24-hour Run European Championships in Timisoara!

The IAU 24-hour Run European Championships hosted in Timisoara is in its final 100 meters! The competition attracts a record number of 30 attending countries, represented by 180 athletes. They will be accompanied by their coaches, team managers, officials and thus the number of people in the foreign delegations reaches 320.

With respect to the number of countries, it is the biggest European Championship ever, with a record number of 30 attending parties: Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ireland, Czech Republic, Greece, Finland, Austria, Norway, Hungary, Sweden, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Great Britain, Denmark, Poland, Bulgaria, Italy, France, Spain, the Netherlands, Croatia, Macedonia, Estonia, Turkey, Slovenia, Belgium, Latvia, Serbia and Romania.

The world record holder of the womens 24-hour run competition, Patrycja Bereznowska from Poland (259,991 km), as well as other athletes with impressive results will arrive to Romania. We invite you to discover in this document the participating countries, their athletic teams and their best results in 24-hour races.

Romania takes pride in the first national team that will represent the country in a 24-hour run European Championship. The Romanian team is comprised of:

6 male athletes:                                                              3 female athletes:

Florin-Sebastian Ioniță                                                   Mara Guler

Răzvan Farkas                                                               Floricica Neacșu

David Iancu                                                                    Ana-Maria Roșioară

Bogdan Ofițeru

Mihai Pantiș

Claudiu Gorgan

Everybody who wishes to see an important European Competition and attend a historical moment are expected in Timisoara: the first athletics European Championship hosted by our country!

About the mindset of a winner

Before the start of 24-Hour Run European Championship, on Thursday, May 24, we are waiting for all of you who may be interested at a seminar on “The mindset of High Performers”, where top athletes will speak about the habits, mindset and strategies whereby the ultra-runners succeed in surprising an entire world. The admission will be free of charge, and the final details of the seminars will be notified on the  website.