Media Accreditation

European Athletics

Media accreditation for the Samorin 2017 SPAR European Cross Country Championships on 10 December has now closed.

However, if you have a late request please contact the European Athletics Head of Communications James Mulligan:

Logistical details are as follows:

Official media hotel

Hotel Kormoran (4*)
Pri hrádzi 33
931 01
+421 31 5909 100

Located 600m from the course.

Room rates:
Single occupancy (Bed & Breakfast): €60
Double/Twin occupancy (Bed & Breakfast): €80

Single occupancy (Full Board): €90
Double/Twin occupancy (Full Board): €140

Please note: Lunch and Dinner will be served at the x-bionic sphere resort at the APANI restaurant.

Quoted prices are per room, per night and include tax/VAT.

To proceed with your accommodation booking, please fill in all mandatory fields on the media accreditation system.

Lunch and Dinner will be served at the x-bionic sphere resort at the APANI restaurant.


Official airports are Vienna and Bratislava. In order to have guaranteed transportation from airport to the official hotel/accreditation centre, your travel details must be entered in the media accreditation system at least 48 hours prior to departure of your home country.

Upon arrival at the airport, please report to the Transportation Desk at Vienna or Bratislava airport for your transfer.


We kindly ask you to present your valid identity card or passport to pick up your accreditation card at the Media Accreditation Desk located at the x-bionic hotel, Dubova ulica 33, 93101 Samorin, which is next to the Press Centre (Energy Room).

The Main Accreditation Centre is located at the Innovation Room at the x-bionic hotel and is open as follows:

7-9 December 08:30-20:00
10 December 06:30-20:00