More than 40,000 runners from 100 countries are expected to participate in this year’s Athens Marathon-The Authentic, that will be held on Sunday November 8, 2015, along the route from Marathonas to Athens.
Apart from the Marathon race (42,195 m.), the event will include a 10km road race, as well as two seperate 5km road races in the city centre. Special Olympics athletes will run a shorter (1,2 km) route in the city centre.
The Athens Marathon. The Authentic is organised by SEGAS and co-organised by the Region of Attica, the Municipality of Athens and the Municipality of Marathon, while OPAP S.A. is the Grand Sponsor for the event. Also, the event is supported by the Greek National Tourism Organisation. For more info: www.athensauthentic.com
Photo:Athens Classic Marathon facebook page