Plitvice Lakes Marathon 2012
This year’s Plitvice Marathon races (Plitvički maraton), which attract hundreds of runners each year, will take place on Saturday 2 June 2012.
This will be the 27th year of Plitvički maraton, annually held in Plitvice Lakes National Park, organised by the National Park’s authorities.
The event, which includes three races: 42.2km course, 16km race and 5km run is open to everyone – including professional and amateur runners, adventure racers, teams and families.
Held on the asphalted roads that lead through the forests, meadows and along the beautiful lakes of the National Park, the race and runs are pretty challenging single loops with lot of long and steep parts leading along the most spectacular settings.
The registration for race is already opened and the deadline to sign up is 18th of May – sign up for 27. Plitvički maraton 2012 and download your registration form here, marathon route and course map is here and prizes are listed here.
Note – although it is usually warm around Plitvice Lakes in June, the area is known to have sometimes extreme weather conditions so make sure you take hat, glows and weatherproof anoraks with you…