10:29 a.m., September 24, 2021
A 3G certificate was compulsory for all participants, but that didn’t detract from the good mood: around 3,000 runners went on Thursday (September 23rd) at the Raiffeisen Businesslauf at the start. The event took place for the 20th time this year – after a two-year break that had to be taken due to the corona pandemic.
Teams from around 200 companies were on the line. She performed 5,1 Kilometer through the city center of Graz – from the Karmeliterplatz and Freiheitsplatz it went through the Burgtor, the city park and the university district. The starting shot was given at 5.30 p.m. Mayor Siegfried Nagl and RLB Board Director Dr. Florian Stryeck.
With perfect running weather, the participants enjoyed the competition, and finally, at the big running party and the award ceremony, there was an opportunity not only to talk about the best times. Large teams were provided by AVL List GmbH with 220 starters, the city of Graz started with 285 runners, and Knapp AG with a team of 135. The DJs from Antenne Steiermark ensured a good atmosphere along the route.
Both 3er-Teams were able to celebrate the 1st place: The team runningGraz x ON running 2 for men, the team runningGraz x ON running 1 for women and in the category “mixed” the team Rappold and Partner Haustechnik 1.
Im Nordicwalkingbewerb the Brolli Walkingteam 3 (men), the #teamMPG Die Selbstläufer (women) and the Team Allnex 44 (mixed) left everyone else behind.
The winning teams of the Studentenwertung: IBPSC West (men), Research Runners (women) and Mujoco (mixed).
The individual ranking for men leads Christian Nindl at. He only needed 16:25 minutes. Triumphed among women Maria Hochegger (18:04 minutes) – she already won the Raiffeisen Business Run 2019.