Starting time: 21:00
Route description: The race starts at the City Hall of Thessaloniki (streets involved: Vasileos Georgiou and Tritis Septemvriou).
The 5.000m route follows the streets: Vasileos Georgiou Avenue, Andronikou Tsimiski, Politechniou, Karatasou, Kountouriotou Avenue and Nikis Avenue, where the participants finish in front of the White Tower (the whole route runs in parallel with the Halfmarathon route, having the same finish, the White Tower).
In order to participate in the 5.000 Road race, the athletes have to be at least 12 years old (to be born in 2007 or earlier)
In any case, the runners participate on their own responsibility.
The organizers are not responsible for anything that may happen during the race, concerning health issues due to lack of preventive medical check.
It is highly recommended to the athletes to proceed to all the appropriate medical examinations.
The organization will not ask for medical assurance, as all the athletes participate on their own responsibility and the under-aged athletes on their guardians’ responsibility.
Refueling Stops (support stations)
Along the HalfMarathon and 5.000m course there will be Refueling Stops (support stations) for the runners as they are described in each race map.
Bottled water will be given to all athletes at the start, at the finish as well as at the support stations throughout the route.
Finishing time limit
The time limit for the 5.000m race is 90 minutes (runners should finish until 22.30).
Electronic Time Control – Results
The results of both races and the electronic time control will be conducted by an official time control company.
Thus, all the runners should wear their bib numbers chips with the embedded time chip which they will receive from the Registration Center.
Registration centre and numbers (bibs) pick up
Place: To be announced soon
Dates and Opening Hours:
Thursday 17.10.19 and Friday 18.10.2019 from 10:00 to 19:00.
For the participants who reside out of Thessaloniki there will be the opportunity to pick up their athletic equipment on Saturday 19.10.2019, from 10:00 to 13:00.
Runners have to pick up their registration number (bib) with the embedded time chip and the runner’s pack exclusively from the Registration Center.