The 13th edition of Škraping Tkon, the largest international trekking race in Croatia, will be held on 03 March 2018 in Tkon on the island of Pašman.
This international sports and tourism event will gather over 1400 contestants from 11 countries from Slovenia, Hungary, Italy, Switzerland, Norway, Macedonia, Slovakia…
Škraping is a unique international trekking race on the sharp island rocks that belongs to the kind of extreme sports. Competitors at the start of the race get map of the island showing the checkpoints that must go as soon as possible.
What do you know about scraping?
After a very popular trekking, in the world of Croatian adrenaline sports entrance škraping - running and fast walking on the sharp and steep coastal rocks. The name comes from Dalmatian word scrap - sharp stones. The first škraping was held on island Pašman at 2006 year. The goal of the race is to positively influence the self-confidence of contestants and stimulate the inhabitants of the island to take interest in sports, as well as to introduce the public to the fact that the island of Pašman possesses immense human and natural resources for organizing similar sporting and cultural activities in view of increasing the tourism offer of the area throughout the entire year.
The race consists of 4 categories, the longest and most demanding 45 km to the one of the shortest 6 km you can spend in a pleasant walk and socializing.
During the race competitors pass control points, near attractive locations of the island of Pašman, and Škraping except sports and tourism takes on the character in terms of learning the content of the island and the Croatian tourism promotion as a destination for an active vacation. So during the scraping you can enjoy the unique view of the Kornati Archipelago and the crystal clear sea at a fresh air.
During Škraping it is also possible to visit Island Products Fair which goal is to encourage the development of production and conservation of the island’s indigenous native products. As a recognition of the quality of the project, Škraping is the holder of the prestigious mark “Croatian Island Product”.
The promotion of sport and tourism on the island as well as the evaluation of natural and cultural heritage are the goals of this race.
We are providing You live streaming where you can experience a part of this sporty atmosphere, the sporty spirit and above all the positive vibe.