Klatovy (Foto: Triatlon Sumavy)

28th Author Král Šumavy

28.08.2021 | Klatovy | CZE | www.authorkralsumavy.cz

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Endless woods and pristine nature as far as the eye can reach. The National Park Sumava together with the Bavarian Forest is not only the largest coherent forest area in Europe but also venue of one of the oldest mountain bike races on the continent. The AuthorKrálŠumavy (King of the Bohemian Woods) takes place for the 28th time and has reached meanwhile cult status in the Czech Republic attracting every year more than 2.500 mountain bikers tackling one of the three distances – 48, 76 and 104 km. 

Once again in 2021 the start will take place at the picturesque market square of the listed historic town of Klatovy.

The track continues leading into the breathtaking Bohemian Woods trails. A diverse course with several catering stations, numerous visitors and a great side event program guarantee a fascinating marathon experience. Don’t miss the legendary serving goulash and beer for all participants in the finishing area, as well as three bands turning up the heat at an open air concert in the evening! 


   Distance (hm)    Cuppoints Starting time Entry Fee*
  48 km (1.325 hm)**   8.000 Points 10:00 am  EUR 26,-
  76 km (2.015 hm)   9.000 Points 09:00 am  EUR 26,-
104 km (3.202 hm) 10.000 Points 07:30 am  EUR 26,-

* as of August 23, 2021 + 5 Euro

** Youth Rating (born 2003 and younger)


Registration & Collecting the Race Numbers

Online-registration is possible until August 23, 2021. Late entries are possible onsite at the starting number distribution.

>> register now

collect your race number at the race office on

  • August 27, 2021 14:00 hrs until 22:00 hrs 
  • August 28, 2021 06:00 hrs until 09:00 hrs


Winner’s Ceremony & Prizes

The winner ceremony takes place in the finishing area at 18:00 hrs.

check out the following prizes:

  • The top five of each category receive trophies and non-cash prizes
  • A total of 12.500 Czech Crowns will be distributed among the top five bikers of the long distances
  • Among all participations non-cash prizes are going to be raffled


Information ŠumavaNet.CZ
Mr. Pavel Hladký
Mánesova 805
CZ-33901 Klatovy



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