The oldest cross-country steeplechase run in the Czech lands, organised since 1874, with the exception of the war years. Josef Váňa is the most successful jockey (eight wins), while the gelding Železník was the most successful horse (four wins).
Czechoslovak figure skating legend, double world champion, four times Czechoslovak champion and European champion. Famous for her high jumps and fast pirouettes.
Legendary Czechoslovak athlete, four times Olympic champion in long-distance running and eighteen times world record holder.
Legendary Czech athlete, javelin thrower and one of the most successful Czech participants at the Olympics. Holder of the current world record in javelin throw.
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