Plava Laguna Half Marathon 23.03. – 24.03.2019

This year the Plava Laguna Half Marathon is here to thrill everyone who loves running! From 23 – 24 March 2019, 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: 24 Mar 2019 at 10:00AM in front of the Hotel Parentium
Course: 1 x 21 km
Official awards ceremony: on the sandy beach – Zelena Resort – 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: 24 Mar 2019 at 10:00AM in front of the Hotel Parentium
Course: 1x10 km
Official awards ceremony: on the sandy beach – Zelena Resort – 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: 23 Mar 2019 at 11:00AM in front of Zelena Laguna Campsite
Course: 3,5 km

LINO 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 – the peninsula of the Hotel Parentium.
Everyone's favourite Lino the Bear will be our special guest, bringing loads of fun, gifts, and surprises for all participants!
Race date: 23.03.2019.
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, a finisher medal, a start number, insurance on the course and refreshment.

Distribution of start numbers and chips:
  • Saturday 23 March 2019: from 9:00AM to 6:00PM
    Location: Laguna Lounge –Zelena Resort
  • Sunday 24 March 2019: from 7:00AM to 8:00AM
    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 24 Feb 2019 Last minute price – after 25 Feb 2019
Halfmarathon 20 25
10K run 20 25
Family run 10 10
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.

21.03. - Online registrations for the 4th Plava Laguna Half Marathon are closed. If you didn’t manage to register online, you can still do it on the 23 and 24 March in the Laguna Lounge - Zelena Resort.

1. Book accomodation

from 33.- Eur per day!
(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. 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 21 March 2019, whichever occurs first. Kids run is limited to 200 participants.
  • 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 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.


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