Ultra Trail Vipava Valley, Slovenia
Ultra Trail Vipava Valley connects the Vipava Valley for the sixth year in a row. In addition to the longest distance Enperor – 160km, runners can also compete in Centurion – 100km, Gladiator – 50km, Legionar – 30km and Asterix – 13km.
The shortest distance (Asterix) is this year’s novelty, designed for every recreational runner out there.
The event is one of the largest in the region and attracts more than 1,000 runners from 30 countries each year.
As the names of the individual races indicate, the red thread of the event is the memory of the famous Roman battle of 394 in the field below Vrhpolje.
Distances: 8, 16, 30, 50, 100, 160
Date: 7 – 9 May, 2021
Soča Outdoor Festival
Seven successful editions of Soča Outdoor Festival (2013 – 2019) left all participants enthralled and proved that Tolmin (already recognized as a festival town) together with Soča Valley is a perfect destination for a sport festival as well. Ambition of the festival from the very beginning was to become a leading event in the Soča Valley, bringing together all the forces and resources available in the valley.
The eight Soča Outdoor Festival will offer an unforgettable flow on the water, trails and in the evening parties. The valley and its attractive running and cycling paths are already trembling with anticipation.
The competition program is focusing on trail running. The distences are Continental 10 km, adidas Terrex 15 km, 25 km and Dukat Fit 45 km.
Distances: 10, 15, 25, 45, 85
Date: 2 – 4 July, 2021
Julian Alps Trail Run
Julian Alps Trail Run is one of the biggest trail events in Slovenia. It was held for the first time in 2019 and hosted 1000 trail runners, who had fun on four different distances – 10, 15, 30 and 60 kilometers, out of which Speed Trail (15 km) proved to be the most popular one.
Why should you attend Julian Alps Trail Run?
Because it gives you and amazing chance to discover the magnificent world of high mountains in the Julian Alps and explore hidden gems around Kranjska Gora. The city of Kranjska Gora and its surroundings offer everything that trail running stands for – mountain paths, where easy and runnable terrains intertwine and sometimes surprise you with more technical ones.
Distances: 10, 15, 30, 65, 100, 160
Date: 24 – 26 September, 2021
Alpe Adria Trail Cup
Trail Running Cup which connects the biggest trail running events in Slovenia.
Number of events: 3