3. Plava Laguna Half Marathon 24.03.-25.03.2018

For the third year in a row, the Plava Laguna Half Marathon is here to thrill everyone who loves running! From 24 – 25 March 2018, the town of Poreč and Plava Laguna will host anyone looking to try their hand at a half marathon, and new family and kids races will be waiting for you as well.

Types of race:

  • 10K RUN

All half marathon runners can truly enjoy the new course this year, which will run from the Hotel Laguna Parentium through Plava Laguna Resort to the town of Poreč. Aside from the classic half marathon, the relay will be an important new addition this year. Everyone age 16 and up can register.

Race start: 25 Mar 2018 at 10:00AM in front of the Hotel Laguna Parentium 
Course:  2 x 10 km
Official awards ceremony: on the sandy beach – Zelena Laguna Resort – from 1:30PM

Relay (2 x 10.5 km): Ideal for runners who like to run as a team. The relay is intended for teams of two people, each of whom will run one 10.5 km lap.

    10K RUN - 10 km
    Have fun running this 10 km trail. You will run from the Hotel Laguna Parentium through Plava Laguna Resort to the town of Poreč.

    Race start: 25 Mar 2018 at 10:00AM in front of the Hotel Laguna Parentium 
    10 km

      FAMILY RACE – 3,5 km
      Fun for the whole family! A race for young and old along a well-known stretch through Zelena Laguna and Bijela Uvala campsites. Children younger than 8 must run with their parents.

      Race start: 24 Mar 2018 at 11:00AM in front of Zelena Laguna Campsite
      Course: 3.5km

        KIDS RACE – 400 – 1.800 m
        Our youngest runners will love these specially prepared races designed to give them a fun start in the world of running. Four races of various length are available at one of the most beautiful locations on Istria’s western coast – the peninsula of the Hotel Laguna Parentium.

        Course and schedule:
        400m – for kids aged 4-6; start at 3:00PM
        800m – for kids aged 7-9; start at 3:30PM
        1,200m – for kids aged 10-12; start at 4:00PM
        1.800 m – for kids aged 12-16; start at 4:30PM

        A spring atmosphere and a weekend at the coast are a winning combination for every participant. Every registered runner will receive: a t-shirt (participants of half marathon, relay and 10K run), a finisher medal, a start number, insurance on the course and refreshment.

        Distribution of start numbers and chips:
        Saturday 24 March 2018: from 9:00AM to 6:00PM
        Sunday 25 March 2018: from 7:00AM to 8:00AM
        Location: Laguna Lounge – Zelena Laguna Resort

        Race registration is free if you book accommodation at our facilities!

        Registration fee (only for the race if you do not book accommodation at Plava Laguna)

        (in EUR)

        Race type

        Early booking price – for registrations before 25 Feb 2018

        Last minute price – after 26 Feb 2018




        Relay (valid for 2 persons)



        10K run



        Family run



        Kids run


        Half-marathon + Family run




        Awards are given for the first 3 places in the men's and women's categories of the Plava Laguna Half-Marathon.

        1st place: €300 and two nights at Laguna Poreč for two

        2nd place: €200

        3rd place: €100

        Registration instructions:

        1. Choose one of the three following reservation possibilities: 

        • Book accommodation with free race registration included
        • Register for a race (Family run, half-marathon, relay and 10K run)
        • Register for the free Kids run

        2. After you have successfully booked and paid, you will receive a confirmation via e-mail

        3. In the confirmation e-mail, you will find a unique link that leads you to the race registration page. Click on this link!

        4. After you click on the link, you must fill out the form with personal information in order to register for the 3rd Plava Laguna Half-Marathon.
        Note: If you do not click on the link and provide your information, you will not be registered for the race.

        5. After we verify your registration, you will receive a confirmation e-mail.

        Technical information:
        Goran Vrus, race director:



        By accepting the General Terms and Conditions, participants accept all rules of the Plava Laguna Half-Marathon, organised by Plava laguna d.d.

        • During the Plava Laguna Half-Marathon, Plava laguna will make video and audio recordings and photograph the entire event. Some of this material will be used for future promotional purposes. By accepting the General Terms and Conditions, participants agree that this recorded material can be used to promote the Plava Laguna Half-Marathon under the conditions listed here without any remuneration to participants. Plava laguna shall not settle any claims or requests arising from the use of photographs and video recordings for promotional purposes.
        • Registration will close when the number of participants reaches 1,500, or on 15 March 2018, whichever occurs first.
        • The course is insured, and all participants participate at their own risk.
        • The organiser retains the right to change the time and course with prior announcement at www.lagunaporec.com and on the race notice board.


        • Participants in the Plava Laguna Half-Marathon must pay the total amount upon registering. Race registration is free if you book and pay for accommodation at our facilities!
        • Participants who book can cancel their bookings 30 days prior to the date of the event, and the full price of their booking will be refunded. If participants do not cancel their booking within this time period, they will have no right to a refund.

        Confirmed list of participants to the 3nd Laguna Poreč Half Marathon

        #Name:Family name:Country:
        1 Karmen Janeković Slovenia
        2 Marjan Forstner Slovenia
        3 Giancarlo Gori Italy
        4 Elisabetta Kuk Italy
        5 Mattia Turco Italy
        6 Nicholas Mauro Italy
        7 Linda Danielis Italy
        8 Ewald Ferstl Austria
        9 Horvàth Zsolt Hungary
        10 Töltési Erika Hungary
        11 Dusanka Abramovic Serbia
        12 Željko Buban Croatia
        13 Ivanka Buban Croatia
        14 Marko Meštrović Croatia
        15 Alojz Krajnc Slovenia
        16 Luka Kolarić Croatia
        17 IRIS BREZNIK Slovenia
        18 MATEJ BANIČ Slovenia
        19 Branko GAŠPARAC Slovenia
        20 Bojan Poljičak Croatia
        21 Josipa Poljičak Croatia
        22 Jure Smole Slovenia
        23 Bojana Osterman Slovenia
        24 Mirela Kičema Croatia
        25 Bojan Skok Slovenia
        26 Michele Cignacco Italy
        27 Roberto Ritossa Croatia
        28 Gabriele Giaiotto Italy
        29 Elvis Glavičić Croatia
        30 Gabor Devecsery Hungary
        31 Levente Sinóros Hungary
        32 Boris Igrec Croatia
        33 Alberto Beltrame Italy
        34 Monica Zorzettig Italy
        35 UROŠ BRICMAN Slovenia
        36 Rok Dobnikar Slovenia
        37 Christian Lattacher Austria
        38 Polona Trobec Mlakar Slovenia
        39 Marjan Trobec Slovenia
        40 Armando Di Palma Italy
        41 Mara Bon Italy
        42 Iztok Fister Slovenia
        43 Karin Fister Slovenia
        44 Neven Jurković Croatia
        45 Annalisa Muran Italy
        46 Andrea Sartori Italy
        47 Edo Ribarić Croatia
        48 Nicola Marcante Italy
        49 Inge Arild Hay Oterhals Norway
        50 Mildrid Hay Lyngstad Norway
        51 Vule Cuk Serbia
        52 Nenad Ćuk Serbia
        53 paolo samez Italy
        54 valeria martinotti Italy
        55 Diego Marchetti Italy
        56 Susi Bellina Italy
        57 ALESSANDRO DI MONTE Italy
        58 Igor Bjelanovic Austria
        59 Zorana Kitonić Croatia
        60 Judit Kun Hungary
        61 Ana-Marija Sever-Šeni Croatia
        62 Fikret Bašanović Slovenia
        63 Ana Terlević Croatia
        64 VLADO ŠĆUR Croatia
        65 michela fabiani Italy
        66 Antonella Semolic Italy
        67 Paolo Winter Italy
        68 UROŠ BRICMAN Slovenia
        69 Janos Karsai Croatia
        70 Aljaz Dolgan Slovenia
        71 Sandra Gri Italy
        72 Sergio Tonello Italy
        73 Gianluca Marzona Italy
        74 Mija Ivanič Slovenia
        75 Miroslav Matišić Croatia
        76 Morana Radić Croatia
        77 Alessandro Maraspin Italy
        78 GREGA PIRC Slovenia
        79 ALENKA ČEBULJ Slovenia
        80 Margherita Maiello Italy
        81 Ares Buršić Croatia

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