ADRIA BIKE MARATHON PLITVICE 2015.
The third edition of the biggest MTB event in Croatia and the region
This pro race for amateurs traditionally takes place on Plitvice lakes, Unesco heritage site and one of the world’s most beautiful national parks. The participants will have an opportunity to test their strength, technique and speed in a clash with the terrain, opponents and weather conditions through three routes.
The marathon takes place on Sunday, 14.6., but the whole story starts already on Saturday when the program offers the biggest outdoor expo fair. This year, visitors will have an opportunity to try out the world’s largest manufacturers’ top bike models, to join one of the guided tours of the local cycling club, and the most attractive part of the first day definitely is the race which all adrenalin lovers will enjoy – Adria Bike MTB Eliminator.
The Eliminator final is scheduled for 6:00 pm after which exhibitors are preparing surprises on their stands for all participants and visitors.
On Sunday, the start is at 9:30 am.
The trails have three lengths (33 km, 49 km, 78 km), racers choose the trail during the race. The racers can compete in 4 categories: Men up to 45, Men over 45, Women and once again the prestigious category “The Heavyweights”, all those who weigh over 105 kg together with a bike. All the details, rules and online ticket purchase can be found on www.adriabike.hr.
Organisers are expecting around 1.000 participants