HVAR Half Marathon

25 May 2024 (Sat)


Half marathon

HVAR Half Marathon

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Picture yourself on the enchanting island of Hvar, where every cobblestone pathway tells a story of ancient civilizations and every sunset paints the sky in hues of gold and crimson. This summer, amidst the charm of this Mediterranean gem, an unforgettable running adventure awaits.

Begin your journey in the heart of the island's central town square, where history whispers through the bustling streets lined with centuries-old buildings. Pause to admire the towering fortress above the town, a sentinel of bygone eras, and feel the weight of time as you wander along the medieval town walls. A visit to the Duke's Palace adds a touch of regal elegance to your exploration, leaving you spellbound by the island's rich heritage.

But the true magic of Hvar lies in its natural splendor, and the Hvar Half Marathon promises an exhilarating experience like no other. Starting from the quaint harbor town of Stari Grad on the island's north side, you'll embark on a journey that transcends mere running—it's a celebration of life, laughter, and the sheer joy of movement.

The route unfolds before you like a tapestry of breathtaking landscapes, leading you past the rugged peak of Radinjac, where the air is crisp with the scent of pine and the panoramic views stretch to the horizon. With a height difference of 425 meters, every step is a testament to your strength and determination, propelling you forward towards the vibrant town of Hvar.

As you descend from the mountain heights, the rhythm of your heartbeat merges with the pulse of the island itself, creating a symphony of exhilaration and euphoria. The slogan of the race, "FOR RUN FOR FUN," encapsulates the essence of the experience—it's not just about crossing the finish line, but about embracing the journey with a spirit of joy and camaraderie.

And in Hvar, where every moment is infused with the promise of adventure, fun is an integral part of the equation. Whether you're running with friends, chasing a personal best, or simply savoring the beauty of your surroundings, every stride is a testament to the indomitable human spirit.

As you cross the finish line, surrounded by cheers and applause, you'll carry the memories of this magical island with you for a lifetime. For in Hvar, the spirit of exploration and the thrill of discovery are woven into the very fabric of existence, leaving an indelible mark on all who tread its storied shores.

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Course details

Course profile
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AIMS certified
Course highlights
Start in Stari Grad. The first half of the trail is an ascent from sea level to 400m above sea level, the second half is a descent back to the sea in Hvar. The path is asphalted all the way. Every kilometer is marked.
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Start address: Trg Ploča, 21460, Stari Grad, Croatia

Finish address: Trg Sv. Stjepana 8, 21450, Hvar, Croatia

Route map

HVAR Half Marathon Route Map

What’s included

These are included in your entry
  • done Finisher medal

  • done Event T-shirts

  • done Cash prizes

  • done Timing chip (single use)

  • done Post-race meal

  • done Shuttle to Start Line

  • done Drink Stations

  • done Nutrition Stations info

  • done Medical Assistance

  • done Dressing rooms

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Frequently asked questions

Medical certificate is mandatory for this race?


The organizer will not ask the competitor for a medical certificate, but we recommend that you ask a doctor for a certificate of fitness to participate in the race before registering for the race.

HVAR Half Marathon

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