The 10th jubilee edition of Sądecka Dycha street race is over. The runners covered the distance of 10 km between Stary Sącz and Nowy Sącz for the 10th year running. This year, a record number of contestants, nearly 400, participated in the race, including a numerous group of more than 50 employees of NEWAG S.A. The runners praised the excellent weather and optimum temperature.
Final results: women open category: Renata Pliś (Maraton) 00:34:52, Katarzyna Albrycht 00:35:46 and Ewa Kucharska (CA Aktywni) 00:37:52.
Men open category: Emil Dobrowolski (LŁKS Prefbet Śniadowo) 00:30:33, Sylwester Lepiarz (LKB Rudnik) – 00:31:53 and Patryk Marmon (AZS AWF Kraków) – 00:32:32.
NEWAG – women category: Klaudia Kolegowicz – 00:46:42, Sylwia Wardęga – 00:47:04 and Patrycja Kurczab – 00:55:32. NEWAG Men category: Wojciech Tarasek 00:36:28, Franciszek Długosz – 00:38:19 and Jacek Janus – 00:38:32.
Unexceptionally warm and sunny weather attracted lots of fans to come to the Market Square in Stary Sącz and they could watch the competition live on a large-scale LED screen.
After the race was finished, there was an official awards ceremony and prize-drawing held in Nowy Sącz. The awards were handed down by Zbigniew Konieczek, President of NEWAG S.A., Józef Michalik, Deputy President of NEWAG S.A. and Marian Ryżak, NEWAG’s employee and the race coordinator and main organizer.
Apart from NEWAG S.A., which was the main sponsor of the prizes, the event was sponsored by: Medcom Sp. z o.o., RFWW RAWAG Sp. z o.o., Gramet, P.H. VOLPEX,
Kowalstwo Paweł Obrzud, Metalex Sp. z o.o., Plastwag Sp. z o.o., Thermo King, IGUANA-GASTRO-POLSKA, GRAND Sp. z o.o., WAGO ELWAG Wrocław and Almax. Media patrons included Gazeta Krakowska and Sądeczanin website. The organizers would like to thank all the Sponsors for their support in organizing this event hoping for their collaboration in the next year’s race.
We would like to thank all the runners and the fans for their participation in the 10th Sądecka Dycha street race and we invite them to the next year’s edition of the event.