Sunday 6 June 2021

Tek na Ratitovec, Slovenia - a mountain race from the town of Železniki to the Krekova koča mountain hut (Copyright © 2017 Hendrik Böttger /


The Tek na Ratitovec (Ratitovec Mountain Running) is an uphill mountain race in Slovenia, held annually in the Škofjeloško hribovje (Škofja Loka Hills) which are located between the Julian Alps and Ljubljana, the capital.

The event offers these races:

  • Ratitovec Junior:
    • 1km-1.5km-2.5km
  • Ratitovec Panoramski tek:
    • 3.9km (+630m of ascent)
  • Ratitovec Klasik:
    • 10.8km (+1,184m of ascent)

The 10.8km route begins in the small town of Železniki and the 3.9km route begins in the village of Prtovč. Both routes end at the Krekova koča mountain hut (1,642m) which sits on the ridge of the Ratitovec massif.

The kids' races are loop courses starting and finishing in Železniki.

In 2018, the event hosted the World Masters Mountain Running Championships (WMMRC).


Map of the venue (blue: Železniki; red: finish area)


Number of finishers:

  • 2019:
    • 3.9km: 5
    • 10.8km: 80
  • 2020:
    • Event cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak
  • 2019:
    • 3.9km: 24
    • 10.8km: 120


25. Tek na Ratitovec:


  • 6 June 2021 (Sunday)

Event website:


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