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Where to Enjoy Sports Activities

Vienna offers a wide range of activities for its visitors to enjoy all year round whatever the season. Apart from cultural entertainment, there are sports and recreational facilities in place where people can go to and practice what they love to do or watch competitive games scheduled during their stay.

Ernst Happel Stadium

This stadium was inaugurated in 1931. It plays host to all major international soccer games in Vienna and is also the home of local sports clubs.
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Krieau: Harness Racing Club

Visitors in Vienna wanting to be entertained in a variety of ways can surely fully satisfy themselves. From music to food to sports, they can experience the kind of entertainment they so desire at their most convenient time.

Those looking for action featuring horses have two choices. They can visit the Spanish Riding School or they can go to Krieau or the Harness Racing Club.
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Record Breaker Vienna City Marathon

A growing number of people worldwide have developed an interest in running as a way to keep themselves fit and healthy. The Viennese folks are no exception as they make sure to maintain a healthy lifestyle moving forward and many are into running these days.

It’s no surprise that the city regularly hosts marathons such as the recent Vienna City Marathon (VCM), Austria’s biggest running event. This major running event not only attracts local residents but even people from other countries. It started in 1984 and is now on its 30th year.
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Frauenlauf Women’s Run

Each year, a running event for women called Women’s Run takes place across Austria with Vienna as the main point. Normally, two races are included – the 5K and 10K but this year, a 5K Nordic Walking will be added.

The main objective of this race is to encourage girls and young women to be involved in running. Also, it aims to promote and support the young female athletes of Austria.

For this year, the race will be held on May 26, a Sunday. A party with free concert and the awarding ceremonies will take place afterwards starting at around early afternoon.  […]

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Sports in Vienna

Sports enthusiasts – those who enjoy engaging in them as well as those who just prefer to be spectators – will definitely find Vienna with a wide variety of choices. The city itself boasts of a good number of sports facilities and green spaces for a variety of recreational and professional sports – from fitness clubs, indoor sports centers, spa salons, swimming pools, climbing halls to ice rinks during the winter and many more. […]

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Make Way for the Dragonboat Cup

Vienna is home to various sports. It also plays hosts to different international sports events from football and volleyball to running, inline skating, climbing and the Maccabi games.

But wait! Lest you forget, the dragonboat is also a popular sport in the Austrian capital. Dragonboating is a team sport that requires rhythm, coordination and motivation. This takes place in the great lakes of Vienna and the rest of Austria.
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