On Stara Planina you have the opportunity to engage in extreme sports of your choice. Mountain slopes are the perfect backdrop for “free ride” or snowboard, and hence its visitors are mostly skiers or snowboarders.
During the summer, many paragliding competitions are organized, and this sport has more and more supporters from year to year.
In addition to paragliding, competitions are held in mountain biking, and for several years on Stara Planina, there were competitions for the Eurobalkan Bike Cup, and the race for the Serbian national championship.
Alpinism also belongs to extreme sports that are fond of practicing on Stara Planina, because it has ideal conditions for it. A special challenge for the fans of this sport are mountain peaks and cliffs of the mountain.