Hurry Up to Participate in the Largest Track and Field Event in Slovenia – The Ljubljana Marathon

On Sunday, 27 October 2019, the largest track and field event of Slovenia – the 24 Ljubljana Marathon – will be held in Ljubljana. Almost 14 thousand participants will run at the distances of 10, 21 and 42 kilometres. About 2 thousand athletes will run a classic marathon. The day before, on Saturday, 26 October 2019, over 1,500 people will take part in the Lumpi race for children. In total, more than 20,000 people are expected to participate in the Ljubljana Marathon.

Registration for the marathon will be open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 24-26 October 2019, from 09:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m., and also on Sunday, 27 October 2019, from 06:30 a.m. to 09:30 a.m. Runners will determine distances and receive their starting numbers.

It should be added that one of the main goals of the organisers is a new record in the women’s race. The current best result is 2 hours 22 minutes and 58 seconds. It was achieved during the last year’s run by Visilin Jepkesho from Kenya.

More details A brief history of the event

Source: dnevnik.si