Popradské pleso, High Tatras, Slovakia (Author: Hugo / Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain)


The Memoriál Pavla Antala (‘Pavol Antal Memorial’) is a trail running event in the High Tatras mountain range in Slovakia.

Held annually since 1995 in commemoration of the Slovak sportsman Pavol Antal, the race has attracted elite and fun runners from many different countries.

The course is 8km long. It includes 250 metres of ascent.

The route runs from the glacial lake of Štrbské pleso (1,346m), which is situated in the resort of Štrbské Pleso, to the smaller glacial lake of Popradské pleso (1,494m; pictured above).

The event was last held on 23 September 2017.

(Last update: December 2019)


Map of the venue:


23. Memoriál Pavla Antala:


  • 23 September 2017 (Saturday)

Event website:



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