Pressmeddelande 20180314

Premiere for Classic Weekend 2018 in Linköping!

Linköping ska nu sättas på kartan som ett av Sveriges bästa och roligaste löparlopp för elit och motionärer. The 25 / 8 2018 in connection with the city party comes the stars to Linköping.

Classic Weekend is a concept that in Linköping will include running for athletes, elites and young people. With the routes 5 km, 10 km, half marathon, team 2 x 5 km and youth 5 km, everyone can join.

We can already tell you that on the starting line in Linköping we will see some of Sweden's best runners seasoned with 4-5 really good runners from Kenya and Ethiopia.

The ready for the half marathon distance is.

David Nilsson Sweden, Högby IF who had the fastest time 2017 of all Swedes on 1: 03: 34.

William Morwabe Kenya, Nairobi has personal at 1: 02: 21 and has won the Lidingloppet 2015.

Asefa Diro Dogs Ethiopia, runs here for Linköping's lap club and is training mate and cruise control for star Kenenisa Bekele Ethiopia.

On the ladies side we have finished.

Sylvia Kiberange Kenya / Denmark who has nice 1: 10: 42 and targets 2018 to go under 1: 10.

Ayane Ayelech Nigusie Ethiopia, runs here for Linköping Loot Club

– Vi storsatsar tillsammans med Linköpings löparklubb på detta koncept som passar alla löpare. Vi är så klart glada att redan nu kunna presentera dessa duktiga löpare som Linköpings löparklubb lyckats knyta till sig säger Conny Bohlin från arrangören Nordic Sport & Event.

– Den stora målgruppen är givetvis motionärerna som nu har möjlighet att springa genom centrala Linköping mitt under pågående stadsfest. Det kommer blir en enorm folkfest för både löpare och publik fortsätter Conny Bohlin.

Already the 28 April, Classic Weekend is in Visby / Gotland and contains the same concept, but also with bike 35 km, 90 km and 140 km.

Nordic Sport & Event organizes in addition to the Classic Weekend, the world's largest re-competition, Gotland Grand National, one of Sweden's largest golf competitions Golfa Runt Gotland, VGN-Vesivehmaa re-competition in Finland. The company is also a promoter of the new competition Stångebroslaget in Linköping and 1572 MTB Challenge in Motala.

For more information contact
Conny Bohlin 0708-249494
Founder and CEO
Nordic Sport & Event

Håkan Löfgren 070-8826764
Ordförande
Linköping Loot Club

William Morwabe

Sylvia Kiberange

David Nilsson