26th Kostanjevica Run 2011

Kostanjevica na Krki (Slovenia), Sunday 11 September 2011

Kostanjevica na Krki, Dolenjska, Slovenia (Copyright © 2011 runinternational.eu)


This scenic 9-kilometre multi-terrain race in Slovenia's Dolenjska region brings runners to the lovely small town of Kostanjevica na Krki, built in the 13th century on an island in the River Krka.

The route is an undulating loop which includes about 120 metres of ascent. Participants run through agricultural land, woods and villages, and they pass the Kostanjevica Abbey.

Approximately 5.7 kilometres of the course are on asphalt roads, 2.5 kilometres on dirt roads, and 800 metres on trails.

In 2010, the winners were Jan Breznik (30:05) and Darja Kokalj (35:22).


Country: Slovenia

Venue (Map)Kostanjevica na Krki (Novo Mesto 25km, Zagreb 53km, Ljubljana 91km)

Date: 11 September 2011 (Sunday)

Distance: 9km; children 250m/500m/1000m

Start time: 10.00

Start and finish: Osnovna šola Jožeta Gorjupa (primary school), Gorjanska cesta 2, Kostanjevica na Krki

Entries: on the day

Entry fees: 8 euros; 5 euros for children 15 years and under

You get: a meal, drinks, a gift souvenir, entry into the post-race prize-drawing

Prizes: trophies and product prizes to the winners, medals to the first 3 in each category

Number of finishers 2010: 208 (9km), 67 children

Event details (in Slovene): www.drustvo-marathon.si


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