This year's edition has been cancelled
Join HVAR Half Marathon
The thousands of years of history, natural beauty, perfect climate and enchanting islands’ atmosphere are reasons enough to visit this Mediterranean gem. As of this summer, there’s one more reason to come to For, as it is called colloquially in a local dialect. The race motto sums it up nicely – FOR RUN FOR FUN – have fun with a run, or a have a run with a fun, or just have a run – because having fun is guaranteed on the island of Hvar.
The fun & run combination is exactly what we have in mind for you – the race that spans the main ridge of the island, from the town of Stari Grad to the town of Hvar, is an unmissable opportunity for you to have an unforgettable fun time, melding the islands’ beauty and the joy of running into one intoxicating experience.
During the long history of the island of Hvar, many battles have been fought for it, confirming its’ importance and territorial value again and again. All of its’ conquerors have left their marks in its’ history and shaped its’ future. This year, for one day, it will be conquered and rediscovered again by the runners’ from all over the world, being drawn to its’ beauty and feeling its’ charms, leaving their own imprint on it – one of friendship, perseverance and love of nature and fellow men.
Course HighlightsStart is in Stari Grad. First half of the race is an ascent from the sea level to 400 m.a.s.l. The other half is a descent to the sea level in Hvar. The whole route is on paved roads, with markings at each 1 kilometer.
directions_runStart Address: Trg Ploča, 21460, Stari Grad, Croatia
flagFinish Address: Trg Sv. Stjepana 8, 21450, Hvar, Croatia
After Race Services
Dinner and after-party for all runners will be held after the race near the finish line.
Refreshment points are at 5km, 10km, 15km and at the finish line.
Free bus for runners leaves from Hvar bus station to the race starting point in Stari Grad. The same bus will take the runners’ bags to the finish line in Hvar.
The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.