Info Skakavac Trail, 07. September 2024.


The first weekend of September is reserved for the Skakavac Trail. Trail race organized as part of the Sarajevo outdoor festival. The race is organized in the surreal surroundings of the Skakavac Nature Monument, on paths that pass through beautiful landscapes and inevitably next to the most beautiful waterfall in Southeast Europe, the Skakavac waterfall.

Recreational, half-marathon and marathon courses offer you the possibility of a true trail running experience.

At Canicross you can indulge in the joy of running with your faithful four-legged friends. While the B2B track will motivate you to establish better communication with your work colleagues.

In addition to running in beautiful nature, this year we are also preparing a lot of content for you, with which you will spend an unforgettable weekend.

You are all welcome!

Race name:

Skakavac trail 2024.


Mountaineering society Skakavac Sarajevo

Contact of the organizer:






Saturday 7th September 2024.

Race location:

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Skakavac Nature Monumen

Five courses:

• cca. 42 km / 1900 m climb / – Marathon trail

• cca. 21 km / 1014 m climb / – Half Marathon trail

• cca. 10 km / 200 m climb /- Recreational trail

• cca. 7.5 km / 200 m climb /– Canicross trail

• cca. 4.5 km / 150 m climb /– B2B trail

Race start:

B2B trail: 07. September 2024. Skakavac – Plateau Skakavac – 1:00 p.m.

Canicross trail: 07. September 2024. Skakavac – Plateau Skakavac – 12.00 pm.

Recreational trail: 07. September 2024. Plateau Skakavac – 11:00 a.m.

Half-marathon trail: 07. September 2024. Plateau Skakavac – 10:00 a.m.

Marathon trail: 07 September 2024. Plateau Skakavac – 08.00 a.m.

Race duration:

B2B trail: 2 hours (Time limit: 4.5 km kilometer – Plateau Skakavac: 2 hours)

Canicross: 2 hours (Time limit: 3.5 km kilometer – Uževica: 1 hour)

Recreational trail: 2.5 hours (Time limit 6th kilometer, Uževica: 1.5 hours)

Half Marathon Trail: 5 hours (Time limit 8th kilometer, Bukovik Mountain Lodge: 2.5 hours)

Marathon trail: 8 hours (Time limit: 17th kilometer, Bukovik: 4 hours)

Finish line:

All races have a finish line on the Skakavac plateau in the Skakavac Nature Monument.


Sponsors’ prizes

Confirmation of entries, distribution of race instructions, starter packs and equipment review:

Thursday 05.09. 2024 from 16.00 to 20.00 and Friday 06.09. 16:00-20:00, Carlsberg Bear Garden, Vilsonovo šetalište, Sarajevo.

Starting packages will not be distributed on the day of the race, so please pick up the packages at the indicated times.

Race rules:

All competitors are required to read and adhere to the rules of the Skakavac trail, which can be found on the race page

Entry fees:

Race entries:

exclusively online on the website:

Deadline for online applications:

August 25, 2024.

After that date, it is possible to register via contact e-mail:, or phone the organizer: +38761449505 but we do not guarantee that you will receive an official race shirt, so please register for the race and pay the entry fee on time.

Entry fee:

B2B trail: Entry fee 50 KM, €26.00, per team member

• Canicross trail: Entry fee is 35KM, € 18.00

• Recreational trail: Entry fee is 45KM, € 23.00

• Half marathon trail: The entry fee is 60KM, € 31.00

• Marathon trail: The entry fee is 80KM, € 41.00


Winners of last year’s Skakavac Trail race have been released from paying the entry fee:

• For Marathon trail: Olga Kot (MNE), Nemanja Vlaški (BiH)

• For Half Marathon trail: Jovana Popić (BiH), Sanel Uzunović (BiH)

• For Recreational trail: Emina Begić (BiH), Darko Jokić (BiH)

• For Canicross trail: Elma Rovčanin-Ostrogonac (BiH), Paul Lowe (GBR)

Payments via paypal: + 2 € Entry fee payment: The entry fee is paid to the paypal account on the link below,

To the company’s giro account with UniCredit Bank number: 3387202234663014,

To a foreign currency account for payments from abroad. Number: IBAN: BA393387304839057622 SWIFT: UNCRBA22 UniCredit Bank

In the company’s premises in full.

Competitors who send the application and do not pay the entry fee by the specified date will be considered to have withdrawn.

Competitors who withdraw by August 25, 2024 will receive a refund of half the entry fee or can transfer the entry fee to Skakavac Trail 2025.

All competitors who withdraw after 25.08. they will not receive a refund of their entry fee, but they can collect a start pack and a meal voucher.

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Race fee includes the following:

race BIB

mountain rescue service

meal after the race

race T-shirt

refreshment points on race course

finisher’s medal for runners that finish race in time limit

Obligatory equipment:

It is obligatory for athletes to have the following equipment with them, for the full duration of the race;

Cell phone with full battery and active number, turned on during the entire race but on silent mode

First aid kit and a survival blanket


Roadbook and race BIB visible for the full duration of the race

Drinking cup or water bottle

Water reservoir or bottles with capacity of at least 1 liter


Organizer can randomly check obligatory equipment. For every missing piece of obligatory equipment the competitor will get 15 penalty minutes. Competitors with more than 45 penalty minutes will be disqualified.