Sparta versus Slavia
There are two football teams with a very long tradition which usually compete for the title of the best Czech football club and a great rivalry runs deep between their fans. AC Sparta Prague has its home stadium in Letná, SK Slavia Prague plays in Eden, Vršovice. Other widely supported clubs in Prague are Bohemians 1905 and FK Viktoria Žižkov.
The situation is similar in ice-hockey. The big rivals are HC Sparta Prague (in Tesla Arena) and HC Slavia Prague (in Vršovice). Prague players are regularly a part of the Czech representation and are usually successful at world championships and Olympic Games.
City of Marathon
Prague is also one of those metropolises that attracts world athletes thanks to its series of city runs - Prague International Marathon. The unique track across the historical city centre makes the race one of the most important sports events in the Czech Republic. more...