18th Ljubljana Marathon 2013 with some familiar names as rabbits

18th Ljubljana marathon is THE event to be at for all Slovenian recreational runners. The biggest sports for all event in the country. On this weekend, October 26th and 27th 2013, almost 15.000 runners of all generations will join some of the numerous events from children’s and fun runs to half marathon and full marathon.

Among them will be some familiar names from ultrarunning community. Some of them will be helping fellow runners as pacemakers – popularly called the rabbits.

8 Hours Ultra Workday at Planina, October 5th 2013

Planina is a small hill above Vrhnika. On Saturday, the 5th of October 2013 it will be occupied by a select group of ultrarunners. They will start their Ultra Workday as the event has been named by it’s founder Marko Perko.

The goal is simple. Get to the top and back to starting point and back to top and … as many times as possible in 8 hours.

The height difference is 430 meters and the course is 3,5 kilometers long.

First edition was held last year on September 29th. Top worker, titled director, was Alen Božič who managed to get to the top 11 times in 7 hours and 33 minutes. That’s around 4730 height meters and 38,5 kilometers. Amazing.