Sports events in Istria
Numerous sports and active holiday lovers will find enough reasons to come to Northwestern Istria even in the winter months, but the first days of spring bring a bounty of activities providing everyone with a reason to visit this Istrian destination - both recreational and extreme sports enthusiasts. And this will be confirmed once again in April when Umag is hosting a 100 mile ultra trail race, as well as a 1 km race for children.
Alba Sports and Recreational Club and Trickeri Sports Association are delighted to invite you to the ...
This May, Završje will again the host of a cycling event that invites amateur cyclists to discover the natural and cultural resources of this historic town situated in the very heart of Northwestern Istria. The “Let's Bring Završje to Life” cycling tour serves as an attempt to bring some life into this medieval little town, which played an important role in the development of the Grožnjan Municipality. A circular trail of some 30 km in length (19 miles) leads along mountain paths and breathtakingly beautiful landscapes. Since it is of ...
In the spring when the Istrian nature flourishes with the most diverse plenitude of wild plants, among which the morel, a rare and highly prized mushroom, a bike tour dedicated to this extraordinary culinary treat takes place.
Since the trail is not demanding, the bike tour along forest and field paths is an open type tour, intended for all recreational enthusiasts and nature lovers. The helmet is a mandatory accessory.
This 35-kilometre long ride starts from Nova obala in Umag, following the paths of the Umag Riviera towards ...
Umag Bike is one of the many recreational spring rides offered to cyclists in Northwestern Istria, well known as a reliable destination for active holidays. For all you sports fans who enjoy the wonders of preserved nature, Umag Bike is the right choice for an April adventure.
Departure is at 11.00 o'clock from Nova obala in Umag. The trail goes along the shore to the north - to the Katoro holiday resort, and continues along the golf course at Crveni vrh. After that it goes up a small hill of St. Peter, offering a beautiful view of the ...
Top bike event in Croatia!
Cycling lovers, lo and behold! World famous professional cycling race Tour of Croatia: 6 stages - 6 days - 1000 km is coming to Croatia. As many as 20 professional teams, of which 8 World Tour teams and 1 Croatian, will pedal over 6 counties and 12 cities from 21 to 26 April 2015. The six-day cycling event will be broadcasted on national television as well as on Eurosport channel.
ITF GMP CUP Umag, a big open championship for veterans, will be held in the westernmost Croatian town in late May.
This is an elite tournament of the so called grade 1, gathering 380 male and female players from 24 countries. The contests will be organized in several age-categories and the brilliant moves of tennis veterans will fire up the attractive courts of the tourist town of Umag.
ITF GMP CUP is one of the most important grade 1 tournaments worldwide, gaining that status by an extraordinary decision of the ITF in 2010. Last ...
There will be no lack of sporting events in northwestern Istria this year. From 21st to 24th May, Umag will be the proud host of the MTB Training Camp, organized under the leadership of the top Italian cyclist, Massimo de Bertolis.
After its great success last year, with excellent organization and large attendance, this year's 4th MTB Training Camp was the logical next step.
Grožnjan, the ancient Graeciniana - the town of artists, will host the fourth recreational bicycle ride in a row in June! “Artistic Grožnjan” is meant for everyone wishing to enjoy the most spectacular landscapes of north-western Istria on two wheels.
The 27 km-long trail starts in the centre of a picturesque town, is of medium difficulty and ridden on macadam, as well as down enchanting forest paths. The ride begins at 2 p.m. and passes through the villages of Bibali, Marušići, Kornarija and Martinčići. For unobstructed enjoyment, it ...
No. 1 Basketball Lessons in Umag
Let your little athlete take in all the positive basketball energy he can during his 7-day stay in Umag. From 20 to 27 June 2015 the Basketball Camp Umag for youngsters from 10 to 18 years of age will provide your child with the following:
• Education led by a team of experts
• Meeting the biggest names in basketball
• Top training conditions in a safe environment
• Fun time with the peers
Would you like your child to play like Balić or Metličić?
Umag is the right place!
Coaches of the 8th International Handball Camp need no special introduction. Ivano Balić, the best Croatian handball player of all times and Petar Metličić, the legendary captain of the 2003 Croatian national team, will be bringing their camp to Umag this year
Held in Umag for more than 25 years, the Summer ATP Tournament is the climax of the tourist season in north-western Istria, and is one of the most important sports and social events in Croatia.
The town is then host to world-ranking tennis players, while the cream of society, journalists and reporters, sports experts and tennis aficionados spend time in and around the luxurious tennis complex Stella Maris.
The incontestable king of this tournament is Carlos Moya. Although he retired from professional tennis in late 2010, it will ...
In September, Umag and Novigrad will host the ITF Super-Seniors World Championship for singles and teams, the most relevant annual competition in this veteran group, for the first time. It will last for 14 days, occupying the entire tennis capacities of both towns, as a top-notch competitive spectacle demonstrating that age is of no importance when it comes to good tennis.
As many as 900 male and female players from around the world are expected to make their appearance. While the first week of this big sporting event is reserved for ...
Umag is proud to announce that it will be hosting a major tennis event, the "Meliá Hotels International", to be held at the Umag Tennis Academy from 24th October to 8th November 2015. The Meliá Hotels International tournament is organized as part of the ITF Futures Tournament, which is a round of tennis play-offs organized by the International Tennis Federation (the ITF) on a global level.
The categories CRO F13, F14 Men and Umag 1, Umag 2 Women Combined are an integral part of the Meliá Hotels International tennis competition, where ...