This race is designed for professional and recreational athletes, with an emphasis on having fun. One special feature is the possibility for runners to show at the track in costumes, to stop along the route at the refreshment stops and taste some wine, socialize, all of which will contribute to a good festival atmosphere!
The route of Wine Race Palić 2017 is 21,1 km (halfmarathon) long and passes through picturesque scenery of Lake Palić and the surrounding area, through the vineyards, passing by the wineries, salaši and plenty of refreshment stops with fruits, wines, water, delicious snacks … For those who are in a hurry, all the above as well as a lot more treats will certainly wait for them at the end of the race at the finish line. Several start packages are prepared for all participants.
Receiving start numbers and timing chips is scheduled for the day before the race, on Friday, September 22 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., as well as on the race day, on Saturday, September 23 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Grand terrace, in front of the Contestant area. Those who haven’t done this before, may buy start packages at the above time.
Start and finish line are in front of the Grand Terrace (coordinates: 46.098715, 19.758606).
Wine race 2017 timetable:
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Runners gathering at the Contestant area
10:30 a.m. Wine Race start
2:30 p.m. Wine Race finish, announcement of the winners and award ceremony
Rules and instructions for contestants can be found HERE.
Map of Wine Race: