History

History of meetings in the Czech Republic. In the Land of Stories.

1943 – Prague
Number of recumbents: unknown

According to this very old video it looks like the first Recumbent Meeting in Czech was in 1943 latest. There were also some other types of bikes comming to Prague but most of them were recumbents. Enjoy!

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2000 –  Šternberk

Number of recumbents: 5

Organizer: Mio Štercl

Date: 1 day of May

Mio Štercl met Turija Kempe – owner  of  the first web about recumbent in czech language.

The meeting stays only one day in May !!!

2001 – Olomouc

Number of recumbents: 7

Organizer: Mio Štercl

Date: ……..

Mio Štercl met Turija Kempe again and  met Aleš Zemánek.

2002 – Olomouc
Number of recumbents: 19

Organizer: Mio Štercl

Date: 4 days in September about 11

The first meeting for four days in new history :-) This meeting still hold the official czech record of number of recumbents on one place in one time. 19. Just to let you know that the unofficial record is from 2009 and there were 115 recumbents. We hope to make and official record again this year. Maybe 200?

Program: Thursday – arrive day. Friday – short trip around Sternberk, Saturday – journey to Olomouc for record of Quinness book of records – czech version. Sunday: downhill with scaters at inberval between 2 race of famous track ECCE HOMO – Championate of the Europe, the Czech Republic and the Austria.

The first arrived recumbent was trike of Luba Pokora from Opava and last arrived was Petr Friedl of Mošnov.

Originally things in plane were: t-shirts, video-tape, record to Quinness Book, short new on regional TV station. The main idea to repeat this meeting every year.

We met with very crazy man  Pazourek, Bláha, Seidl, Cindrič and etc.

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2003 – Polička

This meeting was the first internacional meeting thanks Peter Drozda of Slovakia.


2004 – Opava
number of recumbents: about 50

Main organizer: Luba Pokora

Some other internacional meeting, thanks colleagues of Poland.

Interesting things: T-shirt, trip to Poland

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2005 – Uherský Brod
number of recumbents: about 60

Main organizer Aleš Zemánek and team AZUB – friends and family

The interducing with brutal hills around Uhersky Brod.  In 2010 we will stay on the same place but will make different trips mostly west from Uhersky Brod.

Long video:

Czech Recumbent Meeting / Sraz lehokol – Uherský Brod 2005 from Jan Jan on Vimeo.

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2006 – Prague
number of recumbents: almost 100

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2007 – Brno
number of recumbents: around 100

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2008 – Hodonín
number of recumbents: over 100
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TV News:

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2009 – Podkrkonoší
number of recumbents: 115 (around 140 participants together with all the families, partners and friends)
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2010 – Uherský Brod

Organizator: AZUB, Aleš Zemánek with family and friends

2011 – Příhrazy

Organizer: Josef (Joe) Housa

 

2012 – Šternberk

Organizer: Miroslav Štercl

http://mio1.rajce.net/

http://www.sternberk.eu/videopozvanka-do-sternberka.html

http://youtu.be/nNg2b-5HkQw

http://youtu.be/7GpLpc3i9Z0

http://ingot.rajce.idnes.cz/Sraz_lehokol_Sternberk_2012/#

2013 – Vysočina

Organizer: Tomáš Gayer

Group photo:

https://www.sugarsync.com/pf/D7024231_86124906_691934
https://www.sugarsync.com/pf/D7024231_86124906_691946

Photos:

http://mbp.rajce.idnes.cz/sleh_2013_tri_studne_Vysocina

http://bettvodarna.rajce.idnes.cz/Sraz_lehokol_Vysocina_5.-8.9.2013/

https://picasaweb.google.com/kazanskisac/SetkaniLehokol2013?authuser=0&feat=directlink#

http://kulice.rajce.idnes.cz/Lehosraz_Zdar_nad_Sazavou_2013#

http://piskotak.rajce.idnes.cz/vysocinsky_lehosraz/

http://juua.rajce.idnes.cz/setkani_lehokol_na_Vysocine_2013/

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