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:
- HALF-MARATHON AND RELAY
- FAMILY RACE
- KIDS RACE
HALF MARATHON AND RELAY – 21km
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.
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
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 and relay), 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
Save the date: 24 March – 25 March 2018!
More information coming soon!