Marco Polo Challenge - Kick start the triathlon season on the most stunning island in the Adriatic

Marco Polo Challenge - Kick start the triathlon season on the most stunning island in the Adriatic

18 to 20 September 2020, Korčula Island, Croatia

We invite all those seeking a personal challenge in 2020 to get their running shoes, wetsuits and bikes ready in preparation for what is arguably the world’s most stunning triathlon course, as countdown to the 10th Marco Polo Challenge 2020 begins.

Thriatlon is this year taking place on 18 to 20 April in town and on the island of Korcula, known for its cultural and natural heritage. Therefore, triathlon is named after the most famouse world traveller and explorer as an invitation for you to explore this exciting island through the triathlon race. The event includes:

Middle-distance triathlon (1,9 km swim / 90 km bike / 21,1 km run)

Sprint length triathlon (750 m swim / 20 km bike / 5 km run)

Sprint triathlon - relay (750 m swim / 20 kim bike / 5 km run)

Street race - humanitarian action - 5 km

Special Accommodation Offer

Why don’t you join the triathlon race with a relaxing holiday with your family? We invite you to extend your stay on Korcula and enyoj in everything a warm spring time in the south of Dalmatia can offer. Discover the taste of traditional products and the finest island of Korcula wines.

The special accommodation offer is valid for the period from 16 to 23 September 2020.




This unique sporting event is jointly organised by Triathlon club Split, Tourist Boards across the Island of Korčula and Town of Korčula. The organisers have prepared cash prizes along with the opportunity to raise money for charities.

Triathlon is opened for both the licenced cometitors and those without licence, from Croatia and worldwide. The event is atractive to all those who want to experience the beauties of town and island of Korčula through sport, as the course runs along the medieval streetscapes of Korčula, cool pine forests and coastline with spectacular views onto the open sea.

Feel free to contact us if you have more enquires. We will advise you regarding bike rental, tour guides and any other issues you might need to know.

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