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“I lived in the USA for seven years, and did speed dating while I was there,” explains Jana Olivova, founder of the company.
“When I got home I realized that the Czech Republic is very behind when it comes to dating.” Bringing US-style speed dating to Prague was an obvious solution.
The biggest site in Europe is Meetic ( which has 525,000 subscribers.
Fees are around 1000 CZK per month for a basic package.
Although there are separate events for Czechs and English speakers, expats who speak Czech are welcome at the Czech events and Czechs who speak English at the English events.
There is one event every month and the price on your first visit is only 100 CZK.
If you do not meet someone your first event, you can attend a second for free.
Alternatively, First Sight runs events with 20 singles and dates that last five minutes; with the option to stay and chat after all the dates are over.
“It sounds like an advert for the dating website, but Lucy was the second girl I chatted to on the site,” laughs Gunther.