Ljubljana (Slovenia), Saturday 12 October 2019

Šmarna gora Race 2010 - Antonio Toninelli of Italy (Copyright © 2019 Hendrik Böttger / runinternational.eu)


40. Tek na Šmarno goro

The seventh and final race of the Mountain Running World Cup 2019 will take place on 12 October on the Šmarna gora hill, Slovenia's most popular hiking destination, located on the edge of the capital Ljubljana.

The Tek na Šmarno goro is an open race. You don't need to qualify for the event.


General information and map of the venue:


Race information:


  • 12 October 2019 (Saturday)


  • Slovenia


  • Ljubljana-Tacen (9km from Ljubljana city centre, 19km from Ljubljana airport)

Race distance:

  • 10km (+710m of ascent, -350m of descent) for runners born 2003 or earlier
  • 2.5km (+250m of ascent, -30m of descent) for children born 2004-2005
  • 0.65km (+85m of ascent) for children born 2006-2011

Start time and start area:

  • 10km: at 10.00 at the sports park Rocen in Tacen (at the foot of Šmarna gora)
  • 2.5km: at 10.00 at the 7.5km mark of the 10km race
  • 0.65km: at 9.55 and at 10.00 at the 9.35km mark of the 10km race

Finish area:

  • on the summit of Šmarna gora (669m)



  • online (up to 6 October 2019)
  • late entries on the day 8.00-9.30

Entry fees:

  • 10km:
    • €10 (online entries)
    • €15 (late entries)
  • children's races:
    • €5 (online entries)
    • €10 (late entries)

You get:

  • a souvenir gift
  • transport of personal clothing from the start to the finish area
  • refreshments on the course and at the finish
  • chip timing
  • a meal after the race
  • a photo

Prizes (10km):

  • prize money to the first 14 men, 9 women, 3 male juniors, 3 female juniors (born 2000-2003)
  • prize money to the first man and first woman at the Grmada peak
  • prize money for a new course record
  • trophies to the winners in each age group
  • medals to the first 3 in each age group
  • sweets to the first 3 in each age group in the children's races

Award ceremony:

  • at 12.30 on Šmarna gora

Number of finishers 2018:

  • 104 men
  • 22 women
  • 27 boys
  • 23 girls

Winners 2018:

  • Miran Cvet (Slovenia): 45min 7sec
  • Lucy Wambui Murigi (Kenya): 47min 51sec

Event website:

Event website: Šmarna gora Race - Tek na Šmarno goro


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.