Venue: National Park Kopaonik / Raska / Serbia;
Race date: July 29, 2018;
Start: 10h / Konaci;
Lenght: 71 km;
Altitude difference: 2700 m;
Time limit: 7 h;
Feed zone: 6 + 1 at the finish line;
Do you want to test your limits?
Big Marathon, the longest track, within the Three sides of Kopaonik race, offers you a chance to do that. A track goes around the side of Kopaonik Mountain towards Jošanička Banja, Brus and Raška area.
What to expect?
A lot of climbs and exceptional descents which will make you feel like you have conquered the world. You will enjoy the fast single tracks as well.
If they want to conquer the most challenging side of Kopaonik, the participants will have to pass “Suvo rudište” checkpoint at 1981m.a.s.l. three times before they move towards the finish line at Konaci.
Registration for the fifth MTB Marathon “Three Sides of Kopaonik” is done online . The registration is open until July 23, 2018. It is not possible to register for the race after the deadline. Secure your place in time!
Track BIG MARATHON: Konaci (start) – Marine vode – Jaram – Likina česma – Jankove bare – Kadijevac– Vodovod – Hotel Putnik – Malo Jezero – Suvo Rudište – Crna Duboka – Krčmar – Nebeske stolice – Jelovarnik – Vodopad – Mramor – Pajino preslo – Malo jezero – Suvo rudušte – Požarni put – Naselje Treska – Hrast – Bačište – Hotel Putnik – Malo Jezero – Suvo Rudište – Pajino preslo – Mašinac – Dolina sportova – Konaci (finish).
Download GPS track: BIG MARATHON
TRACK ELEVATION PROFILE:
MTB Race “Three Sides of Kopaonik” entry fee for the category BIG MARATHON:
EARLY BIRD A – 20 € until April 16, 2018; SOLD OUT
EARLY BIRD B – 22 € from April 17 until May 03, 2018; SOLD OUT
EARLY BIRD C – 24 € from May 04 until May 18, 2018; SOLD OUT
REGULAR REGISTRATION – 26 € from May 19 until July 09, 2018; SOLD OUT
LAST MINUTE – 30 € from July 10 until July 23, 2018 or while stocks last;
* Prices are per participant. The athletes participate individually in the race. Payment: directly on the organizer’s account. After successfully completing your registration you will receive a confirmation email with the necessary payment data. Please make the entry fee payment before the last day of early, regular and last minute registration so you could secure the price of the participant package you are registering for.
Entry fee includes:
– participation in the race;
– participation in the “Vip poligon of skill”;
– start number and laces;
– electronic time measurement;
– a complete marking of the track;
– an official T-shirt of the race (for all participants registered until June 13, 2018);
– a finisher medal;
– pasta party;
– lunch after the race;
– refreshment zones;
– medical support at the start and at the finish of the race;
– mountain Rescue Service assistance throughout the whole race;
– download GPS track;
This year we have organized bus transportation as well. The departure from Belgrade will be on Friday, July 27 at 17:30 PM. The bus will depart from the parking lot near the “Buvljak” market on Novi Beograd (New Belgrade). The return from Kopaonik to Belgrade will be on Sunday, July 29, 2018 with the departure at 17:00 PM.
Transportation on the route: Belgrade – Kopaonik – Belgrade (July 27 – July 29, 2018) – 20 € / per person
The transport of bicycles and personal luggage is included in the price.
For further information on reservation or payment methods please contact us via email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
In cooperation with hotel “Grand”, hotel “Rtanj” and Kraljevi Čardaci SPA and we have arranged special accommodation discount for all participants of the MTB Marathon “Three Sides of Kopaonik” and their companions in the period from July 27 to July 30, 2018.
Participants who have completed the registration process and paid the necessary registration fee can book the accommodation. The accommodation discount is also valid for any companions accompanying the participants of the race. The accommodation can be booked at discount price for the period of minimum 2 and maximum 3 nights.
The reservation is done:
– directly through booking “Rtanj” hotel, by calling the following number: 011/4111-000;
– directly through booking “Kraljevi Čardaci” SPA , by calling the following number: 036/428-558;
– at the following link for MK Resort – hotel “Grand”, access key: 3strkop2018;
Please note that the number of accommodation units at discount price is limited and so we kindly advise all participants to make their bookings on time.
You can see the accommodation prices at the following links:
OVERALL STANDINGS men and women
* An adequate prize fund is provided for the winners of all categories.
More information about the awards fund soon.