Sunday 16 September 2018

X-tek Dimnice - runners in the Dimnice cave in Slovenia (Photo by courtesy of Venčeslav Japelj)


General information and map of the venue:


X-tek Dimnice, Slivje, Slovenia - start of the time trial race through the Dimnice cave (Photo by courtesy of Venčeslav Japelj)

Photos by courtesy of Venčeslav Japelj


Race information 2018:


  • 16 September 2018 (Sunday)


  • Slovenia


  • Primorska


  • Slivje (29km from Trieste, 35km from Koper, 92km from Ljubljana)

Race distance:

  • 4km (1.4km inside the Dimnice cave and 2.6km outside the cave)

Start time:

  • 10.00 (This is a time trial race. Two runners start together, at two-minute intervals.)

Race centre:

  • Vaški dom Slivje (on the day from 7.00)


  • advance entries by e-mail or phone (with payment by bank transfer) or in person at the Track&Field sports shop, via Srecko Kosovel 19/1, Basovizza, Italy
  • late entries on the day (7.00-9.30)

Entry fees:

  • €12 (up to 12 September 2018)
  • €15 (on 16 September 2018)


  • stopwatch

You get:

  • goodie bag, T-shirt and a meal after the race (to the first 200 entrants)
  • snacks and drinks
  • free guided tour through the Dimnice cave (8.00-9.00 and 12.00-13.00)
  • entry into the prize drawing


  • trophies to the first three men and three women
  • medals to the first three in each age group

Award ceremony:

  • at 13.30

Number of finishers 2017:

  • 95

Winners 2017:

  • Simon Strnad (0:14:27)
  • Nicol Guidolin (0:17:45)

Event website (in Slovene and Italian):

X-tek Dimnice - Event website:


No guarantee is made as to the accuracy or thoroughness of the information on this page! Please visit the official event website to verify the above information.