IAAF World Cross Country Championships - Aarhus 2019

NAME: IAAF World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019

DATE: March 30, 2019

VENUE: Moesgaard Museum, Aarhus

ORGANIZERS: The Danish Athletics Association, Sport Event Denmark and The City of Aarhus.

COURSE: The WXC 2019 course consists of a 2k loop, and 75m of elevation ascend/descend per loop on grass and open woodland and with challenge zones of sandpit, mudpit, and The Roof: The course peaks as it takes the runners up the steep, grassy roof at Moesgaard Museum.


The Sprint: The chance to go full speed on the original WXC course – including the steep 100 meters atop the Moesgaard Museum, before you sprint to the finish line. The Sprint is the opportunity of a lifetime, for all runners who wants to get an up close and personal feel of a true world championship experience. Runners of all ages are invited to a personal attempt at conquering the WXC course.

The Relay: Pick your friends that you don’t get to see enough. Pick whoever you know will want to take part in the party of a lifetime or teammates that are built for speed. Or how about inviting the family to a different running experience they are likely to never forget. Or you go solo for all four rounds!

The Toughest: All the best from cross country and trail running – in one race. The classic recipe for cross country has been spiced up with just the right amount of slick grass, mud, challenge zones, forest single tracks, gravel roads and water passages in a course set to bring you the best of both cross and trail. Served to you in the middle of a giant WXC party!

The Search: Want to race with the best of the best? Here’s your chance. Everything is included in this unique experience: You start in the elite’s race, access to the same start and finish finish area as the elite, “The Search” Call room before start, opportunity to measure yourself against the top runners from nations all over the World.
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