About the event:
A winning combination of sports and tourism! Valamar Trail is a unique running experience through the wilderness of Istria! After IstraTrek, 100 Miles of Istria and Valamar Terra Magica Trail, the beautiful eastern coast of Istria offers another attractive race.
The Valamar Trail is a trail running race or one taking place in the middle of the countryside along marked trails and made up of 3 different races. Classified by different difficulties, the races are suitable for everyone, from the top trail runners to trail amateurs.
There are two races for professionals: the first one is the longest one, 56.6 km with 1,810 m altitude which brings three ITRA qualifying points for UTMB; the second race is shorter, 30.6 km with 1,000 m altitude, bringing two ITRA qualifying points. For amateurs there's "sweet little trail" of 11.8 km with 390 m altitude.
All trails extend through the beautiful surroundings of Rabac and Labin and are bordered by Plomin Bay to the north and the Raša Channel to the south. Competitors can enjoy the beautiful views from Oštri, Skitača, Crna punta, Standar as well as running along the charming streets of the old town of Labin and the picturesque hamlets along the trail.