Virtual race

The virtual race will enable you to participate in the Tatry race whenever it is convenient for you.

The virtual race will enable you to participate in the Tatry race whenever it is convenient for you.

Do you want to put your fitness to the test? Pit your strength against others? Or maybe just try what it feels like to run the popular Tatry Running Tour at Štrbské Pleso? It doesn’t matter whether you’re an active professional runner or just like to do some jogging in the nature. The virtual race is for everybody who wants to be physically active and breathe a bit of healthy air. You’ll also receive a participation badge or an interesting prize.

The 4th annual virtual race is taking place until 31 December 2021 on selected running, Nordic walking, ski mountaineering and cycling trails in the High Tatras. Through your participation, you will also support the marking process and maintenance of trails in the Tatras.

How does it work?


Create an account on

If you want to participate, you must register on the website

Pick a trail

At, pick a racing trail that you want to participate in.

Each participant can pick their own trail according to their tastes and it doesn’t have to be just one – he or she can pick several or even all trails. The requirement is to complete it anytime until 31 December 2021. The start of the race is individual. You can pick several tiers of starting fee, from a basic one to an extended one, which includes a starting kit and gifts. Make sure to familiarize yourself with the trail that you selected.

Complete the trail using GPS

Complete the trail and track your performance through a GPS device.

Complete the trail however you want and track your performance using a GPS device. When on the trail, please heed visitor regulations of TANAP and weather conditions.

Upload the result

Upload your result as a gpx file on

Upload the gpx file with the information about the racing trail to the website You will then be entered into the competition and will have a chance to win a prize. If more of you decide to participate in the race, we will need an individual gpx file from each of you.


Receive an attractive prize after fulfilling the conditions.

Every single entry with a completed trail has a chance to win a prize. The more entries, the bigger the chance to win. The main prize: a Garmin sports watch, a weekend stay at hotel Crocus and more great prizes.

Implemented with the financial support of the Ministry of Transport and Construction of the Slovak Republic.

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Realized with the financial support of the Ministry of Tourism and Sport of the Slovak Republic.