Sunday 12 May 2019

Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, as seen from the south (Author: Rade Nagraisalović / / public domain / photo modified by


The Banjalučki polumaraton (Banja Luka Half Marathon) has been held annually since 2015 in Banja Luka, the second-largest city in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Located halfway between Zagreb and Sarajevo, approximately 190 kilometres from each city, Banja Luka is a lively and very green university city, known for its many tree-lined boulevards.

The 21.1km route is undulating, starting and finishing at the Kastel Fortress in the city centre.

The difference between the lowest and the highest point on the course is 23 metres. Overall, the route features 127 metres of ascent.


5. Banjalučki polumaraton:


  • 12 May 2019 (Sunday)

Race distance:

  • Bambini maraton (children's races)
  • 1.8km fun run
  • 10km
  • 21.1km polumaraton (half marathon)
  • 21.1km štafetni polumaraton (relay race for teams of 2, 3 or 4 runners)

Number of finishers 2018:

  • 21.1km: 1,374 runners
  • 21.1km relay: 148 teams

Event website:


Map of the venue:


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