Asterix organizes a number of competitions every year. On this page you can find some information about these competitions.
Every year during October the Asterix cross takes place. Athletes can choose between the long and the short cross. The long cross has a distance of 7.6 km consisting of four rounds, the short cross has a distance of 1.9 km consisting of one round. The cross takes place in the Eckartse Bos, behind the Karpenonkse plas.
The pentathlon is the club championship of Asterix. It consists of five events: 100 metres, long jump, shot put, javelin, and 1000 metres. For each event points are awarded, the one with the highest amount of points is the winner.
The Asterix trackmeeting is a yearly recurring evening competition on the track of Eindhoven at Sportpark de Hondsheuvels.
This track competition offers a unique sprinting competition (60-100-200m), a throwing competition (shot-put, javelin, discuss) and separate events.
Organised by Eindhoven Athletics Association Asterix this competition has electronic time registration at the running events and wind measurement at long jump.
The last event is the official NK Beerchase. Afterwards there is a party in our own canteen next to the track where all participants and volunteers are invited.
All the information can be found on the website: Trackmeeting.
The Dommelloop is a running event which gets organised by Asterix every year in the spring. The dommelloop takes place on the TUe campus along the river Dommel.
Every level of runner is welcome to join one of three events. 5k, 10k or a relay of 4 x 2.5k. The start and finish will be near the Student Sport Centre (SSC) on the campus (Onze lieve vrouwenstraat 1, 5612AW in Eindhoven). More information can be found on the website: https://www.dommelloop.nl/
The strongest/greatest Gaul is held at sportspark the Hondsheuvels. There will be a competition to become the strongest/greatest Gaul!
By means of strength/speed/agility events there will be battled for the title strongest/greatest Gaul.
This cross is held in one of the most beautiful forests of the Netherlands, close to the Hut van Mie Pils.
The round of Gaul is a beer relay in teams of 3 people, in which every team member has to run five times a round of 150 metres after each other. But that is not all! After each change of runner you have to drink a beer before you have to run again. In the time your two team members are running the Round of Gaul, you will have to finish your beer. The faster you want to be, the faster you will have to drink!
More information can be found on the following website via the link: