After a two-year hiatus, Novigrad will become the racing center of Istria. The fifth edition of the Novigrad - Cittanova RUN will take place on Saturday, October 8. The start and finish of the race is in front of the Aminess Maestral body in Novigrad.
Novigrad - Cittanova RUN is held in five separate running disciplines so that all running enthusiasts, whether recreational, professional or children, can participate in this popular race. The race, starting at 10:30 am, will be opened by children aged 6 to 10 who will compete in the children's FUN RUN of 200 and 500 meters. Children aged 6 to 8 will run 200 meters around the large parking lot in front of the Aminess Maestral Hotel, while children aged 8 to 10 will run two laps with a total length of 500 meters.
After the youngest, at 11 a.m. there will be 5- and 10-kilometer races, a relay race, and a 21-kilometer half-marathon race. Half-marathoners start together with the competitors of the relay race, the 5 km and 10 km races and then separate at the 5th kilometer of the track, where they continue the race along the route through the Novigrad promenade, the Old Town waterfront, the Mareda settlement and the Aminess Maravea Camping Resort all the way to the Dajla settlement and back.
All competitors can expect a rich start package, drinks at refreshment stations and lunch and drinks after the race.
Run through the colorful streets of Novigrad, along the sea, past olive groves and vineyards.