Half marathon

Half Marathon

Pyrgos – Ancient Olympia

The second most important race of the program, starting in Pyrgos and finishing in Ancient Olympia, will give the opportunity to everyone who want to participate and are used to run on a regular basis but are not yet able to finish in a marathon.

Specifications

  • Distance: 21.098 km.
  • Date: Sunday 26 March
  • Start: Central Square of Pyrgos
  • Finish: Ancient Olympia
  • Start time: 8:30 a.m.
  • Time limit: 3 hours

Route description

Starting from Ermou Str. and continuing from Olympion Str., the route is directed to Ancient Olympia through the Pyrgos-Ancient Olympia National Road in order to reach Ancient Olympia.

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Eligibility

Eligible to participate are men and women who have reached the age of 18, who fully and unreservedly accept the terms of participation in the event and will run at their own risk, while they must have recently undergone medical examinations, so that their ability has been confirmed to take part in long-distance races.

Registration period – Receipt of participation package

The deadline for registrations is Monday, March 20, for both individual and group registrations. By that time, the payment of the participation fee must have been made.

The receipt of the participation package will take place at the building of the Region in Pyrgos on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 March.

The receipt of the participation package will be done strictly with the demonstration of the following:

  • Email with the participation number
  • Identity card or passport

 Prizes – Awards

There will be awards with special prizes for the first 3 winners of the general ranking and also in all age categories every 5 years. All runners will have the opportunity to find out their position in the general classification in their gender as well as their age category as soon as the race is over on myrace.gr.

All those who finish will receive the commemorative medal of the race and will have the possibility to electronically print the commemorative certificate of participation.

Race Pack

  1. Simple package

All participants of the race, regardless of the package they choose will receive the following:

  • BIB number with timing chip and pins
  • Backpack for placing any personal belongings
  • Commemorative medal
  • Water supply and fruit at the finish
  • Energy drinks supply along the route
  • Ability to print a commemorative diploma with its name and performance
  • Health coverage
  • Transfer to the starting point from Ancient Olympia to Pyrgos.

Note: The organizers must have been informed at the time of registration.

  1. Full package

The complete package also includes the commemorative technical t-shirt of the race.

Special price for early registration until March 3:

  • Simple package: 12 €
  • Full package: 18 €

Participation fee

The cost of participation is as follows:

  • Simple package: 17 €
  • Full package: 23 €

To download or view the proclamation CLICK here