Plava Laguna Half Marathon 21.03. – 22.03.2020

Plava Laguna Half Marathon is here to thrill everyone who loves running! From 21 – 22 March 2020, the town of Poreč and Plava Laguna will host anyone looking to try their hand at a half marathon, and 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, starting from the Hotel Parentium through Plava Resort, all the way to the centre of Poreč and back towards Funtana and the Hotel Parentium.
Everyone age 18 and up can register.
Race start: 22 Mar 2020 at 10:00 AM in front of the Hotel Parentium
Course: 1 x 21 km
Official awards ceremony: in front of the Hotel Parentium – from 12:30 PM

10K RUN - 10 km

Have fun running this 10 km trail. You will run from the Hotel Parentium through Plava Resort to the town of Poreč.
Everyone age 16 and up can register.
Race start: 22 Mar 2020 at 10:00 AM in front of the Hotel Parentium
Course: 1x10 km
Official awards ceremony: in front of the Hotel Parentium – from 12:30 PM


Fun for the whole family! Come run a course through Zelena Laguna and Bijela Uvala campsites with your whole family.  The funds collected from race fees will be doubled and donated to the Poreč Centre for Inclusion.
Children younger than 8 must run with their parents.
Race start: 21 Mar 2020 at 17:00 AM in front of the Laguna Lounge bar
Course: 4 km

KIDS RUN - 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 – Zelena resort. All races are scheduled to start in front of the Laguna Lounge bar.
Race date: 21.03.2020.
Course and schedule:
400m – for kids aged 4-6; start at 3:00 PM
800m – for kids aged 7-9; start at 3:30 PM
1,200m – for kids aged 10-12; start at 4:00 PM
1.800 m – for kids aged 12-16; start at 4:30 PM

A spring atmosphere and a weekend at the coast are a winning combination for every participant. Every registered runner will receive: a t-shirt, a finisher medal, a start number, insurance on the course and refreshment.

Distribution of start numbers and chips:
  • Saturday 21 March 2020: from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
    Location: Laguna Lounge –Zelena Resort
  • Sunday 22 March 2020: from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
    Location: parking of Hotel Parentium
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):
Race type Early booking price – for registrations before 23 Feb 2020 Last minute price – after 24 Feb 2020
Halfmarathon 20 25
10K run 20 25
Family run 10 15
Kids run Free

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 Eur and two nights at Plava Laguna for two
  • 2nd place: 200 Eur;
  • 3rd place: 100 Eur;

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 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 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.

1. Book accomodation

from 33.- Eur per person daily!
(with free race registration included)

2. Register for the race

3. Register for the free Kids run

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. The materials will be used for promotional purposes. By accepting these General Terms and Conditions, participants also agree that Plava Laguna shall have no limitations in their right to use photographs and video recordings from the event for promotional purposes, and that neither participants nor visitors to the event shall make any requests regarding photographs or video recordings used from the event.
  • Registration will close when the number of participants reaches 1,500, or on 19 March 2020, whichever occurs first. Kids run is limited to 300 participants.
  • All participants shall take part in the event at their own risk. The route will be marked, and participants will be directed by staff members at intersections and critical points. All participants are required to follow the instructions of the staff. Cyclists will be provided as route escorts at the front and back of the race, and medical staff will be present on the course.
  • The organiser retains the right to change the time and course with prior announcement at and/or on the race notice board.


  • Participants who register for the race must be legal adults and must have health insurance. Exclusively healthy individuals may participate in the Plava Laguna Half-Marathon. By registering, participants affirm that they are in sufficient physical and mental condition to take part in this type of competition, and that they shall accept the aid of medical staff in the case of injury or risks to their health.
  • The Organiser cannot be held liable for any damage, injury or accident suffered by a participant or third party during the race and/or resulting from the race. Participants hereby waive their right to make any claim against the Organiser for damages suffered during the race and/or resulting from the race.


  • All participants registered for the Plava Laguna Half-Marathon must pay race registration fee in full, which shall entitle them to participate in the race.
  • Registered participants may cancel their registration up to 30 days prior to the event date, in which case their race registration fee shall be refunded. Registered participants who do not cancel their registration within this time period shall not have the right to a refund.


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