Roșia Montană Marathon, initially of September, within the Apuseni Mountains / Program of actions

Between September 1 and 4, the ninth version of the Roșia Montană Marathon will happen within the Apuseni Mountains, an occasion that mixes sport, spirituality, nature and tradition. This yr’s version is devoted to the inclusion of the cultural mining panorama of Roșia Montană within the UNESCO World Heritage Checklist, writes

“Roșia Montană Marathon is the biggest sporting, ecological and socio-cultural activist occasion in Romania, began in 2013 from the need of a group to defend its cultural and pure heritage. It began from the combat towards the exploitation of the biggest floor gold mine in Europe and developed into one of the crucial essential social and environmental actions in Jap Europe.

From then till now, the Roșia Montană Marathon has been held each time in Roșia Montană, throughout which it has attracted tens of 1000’s of individuals – younger folks, college students, opinion leaders, activists, artists, dad and mom, youngsters, mountain lovers and nature – in a wide range of actions that included music live shows, performs, guided excursions of Roșia Montana, ebook shows, movie screenings, presentation stands and demonstration initiatives organized by quite a few environmental NGOs from Romania and from overseas, festivals of conventional and ecological merchandise, and so on.”, stated the representatives of the organizer, Pachamama Romania Affiliation.

Mountain operating lovers are provided three occasions – Marathon, Half Marathon and 11 km Cross Nation. Every of them will be capable of take pleasure in on the route a few of the most stunning landscapes within the Apuseni Mountains – Piatra Corbului, Cârnic Massif, Tăul Mare, Valea Cornei, Detunata Golașă, and so on.

The kids’s race is likely one of the most anticipated races of the Roșia Montană marathon, as a result of the youngsters of the locals, together with the youngsters of the individuals, take a look at their energy on the inexperienced paths of the historic village. The native Cercetașii middle from Roșia Montană prepares this race in order that the youngsters have a stupendous route, but additionally a protected one. This yr the youngsters will likely be divided into 5 age classes, with 3 routes of various lengths and 4 prizes, in whole 24 prizes will likely be awarded.

Registrations will be made on the web page devoted to the occasion,

Time schedule:

Friday, September 2

  • Choosing up the competition equipment from the Cultural Middle in Roșia Montane Central Sq.
  • Pachamama Symposium ‘Be A part of the Change’ with Alexandra Postelnicu
  • FOLK recitals, Concert events with shock visitors
  • Technical Assembly – Cultural Residence
  • Projection within the backyard “The Story of Roșiei Montane” – photos, movies and tales concerning the previous and the evolution of the village, the strategy of gold extraction from the previous to the current and life at the moment.

Saturday, September 3

  • 7:00 Choose up the equipment from the Begin space of ​​the Central Sq.
  • 7:30 The beginning of the competitors within the Historic Middle will likely be officiated by Mrs. Constantina Diță, Olympic champion within the marathon (there will likely be a number of begins in order that we adjust to the authorized situations)
  • 8:00 Begin of the Interconnectivity Stroll from the Central Sq.
  • Operating the competitors with the Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 km race
  • 15:00 Kids’s race
  • Folks dances and songs
  • 17:30 The premiere
  • 22:00 Bonfire at Tăul Brazi

Sunday, September 4

  • Excursions to the Roman Galleries and “Simion Balint” Excessive Faculty
  • 9:00 – 10:00 first spherical
  • 10:00 – 11:00 second spherical
  • Tour of Monuments, Church buildings and “Simion Balint” Secondary Faculty
  • Assembly with representatives of native initiatives to debate a doable help, collaboration or growth of them: Undertake a home with Claudia Apostol and Cercetași Roșia Montană and Made in Roșia Montană with Tică Darie.

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