Handbike half marathon

8:55 a.m.
Entry fee
by September 30th 2022 60€
Ljubljana City centre and surrounding areas of the town
Sunday, October 23rd 2022, at 8:55 a.m.
Ljubljana City Council
TIMING Ljubljana


On line registration form will be available only at web page, until the day of the deadline (at the latest) - 13.10.2022.
Any and all registrations after this date will be no longer possible, nor will they be possible during the event.


The price includes:

  • starting number with single use chip; timekeeping service
  • SMS with performance info
  • functional bag for wardrobe
  • finisher medal
  • coupon for pasta party
  • free entry to fair I run/Tečem
  • certificate of honour for participation (at the event venue or online after the event)
  • technical area entry (with a starting number)
  • refreshments on refreshment points and at the finish: fruit, chocolate, energy drinks and bars, water, tea, soup
  • medical service on the course (also mobile AED) and at the finish area
  • changing room, wardrobe and toilet
  • full road closure
  • officially certified course by World athletics and AIMS
  • music and other activations on the course
  • free public transport on a race day (with starting number)
  • regeneration point on the route - massage

One should settle the registration fee in regards to the instructions you received during registration.

Entry fee for half marathon (21.098m) handbike race:
21.03. - 31.07.2022 50€
01.08. - 30.09.2022 60€
01.10. - 13.10.2022 70€

*get 10€ discount with code VWLM10; valid upon registration until 04.04.2022
*get 20€ discount with code GREMOVLJUBLJANO; valid upon registration from 08.08.2022 to 15.08.2022

Group registration will be possible this year as well. The application deadlines and the cost of the application fee are the same as for individual applications.

NEW! REGISTRATION FEE TRANSFER: When registering, the runner can use the right to transfer the registration fee into next year at an additional charge of 5€. The transfer can only be used for the current year and it has to be announced no later than by the applications deadline (13.10.2022). If you take advantage of the registration fee transfer, it is not possible to pick up the starter pack.

Refunds of the registration fee is not possible in any case (not even with a medical certificate)!

Starter package pick up is available only during the Running fair Tečem with a runner's valid voucher.


HALF MARATHON (21.098m) handbike race

  • single category for men
  • single category for women


Route course is flat. Start is at Slovenska cesta and finish at Kongresni trg. The course will be run on the inner city streets and roads and on the outskirts of Ljubljana. There are 4 refreshment stations and 2 water stations.

Refreshment station
Water station
Ascent: 52 m
Start: Slovenska cesta (near Drama), Slovenska cesta, Dunajska cesta, Ulica 7. septembra, Slovenčeva ulica, Podmilščakova ulica, Drenikova ulica, Aljaževa ulica, Goriška ulica, Cesta Ljubljanske brigade, Ulica Jožeta Jame, Pečnikova ulica, Regentova cesta, Vodnikova cesta, Šišenska cesta, Večna pot, Pot Roberta Blinca, Pot za Brdom, Cesta na Brdo, Rožna dolina Cesta II, Šestova ulica, Tržaška cesta, Aškerčeva cesta, Slovenska cesta, Finish: Kongresni trg
Insurance, liability and health

Every participant shall take part in the competition at his/her own risk. There will be an on duty medical team alongside the marathon course (at each refreshment and water station) and at the marathon finish line.

We recommend runners take a preventive medical examination up to 30 days before the competition and obtain a doctor's confirmation that they are healthy and endeavor ready.


The first three competitors in each handbike category will receive medals on the main stage. A memorial award with the runners achieved time can be printed after the competition from our web site. Half marathon handbike competitors will also receive a memorial medal.

General rules and conditions

Standard rules and conditions of WA (World athletics)/AZS (Athletic Federation of Slovenia) will apply.  All rules are available via this link.
Any and all violations of rules is sanctioned by the disqualification of the runner.
Runners who take part in the run and are accompanied by a dog or are running with a stroller, run at their own risk and start always from the last start zone.
Information about the competition will be available at TIMING Ljubljana, Staničeva 41, 1000 Ljubljana, ph. +386 1 234 8000, e-mail: info@timingljubljana.si.
Official results will be published on this page.
A committee shall be dealing with any complaints that may arise on the day of the race at the secretariat on Kongresni trg, between 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. Written complaints should be submitted to the committee together with the deposit of 70€.

26th Volkswagen Ljubljana Marathon Organizing Committee
Danilo Ferjančič, president