This year's edition has been cancelled
Join Athens Half Marathon
The Hellenic Athletics Federation (SEGAS) and the City of Athens have joined forces over the last years and are co-organizing in the most successful way a popular sport event held on the streets of the Athens city centre. Starting from 2012, when it was held for the first time, the Athens Half Marathon event is experiencing major success not only with regard to the level of organization and services offered but to massive participation in the event as well.
Start LIne: The Half Marathon Race starts from Amalias Avenue, Syntagma Square, in front of the Greek Parliament.
Course: The Half Marathon Race follows: Panepistimiou Avenue – Aiolou Str – Stadiou Avenue – Filellinon Str – Amallias Avenue – Vas. Olgas Avenue – Vas. Konstantinou Avenue up to Eratosthenous Str – Vas. Sofias Avenue – Vas. Sofias /Kifisias/Alexandras Avenue Junction – Alexandras Avenue – Patision – U turn on Kefallinias Str – Patision Avenue (towards Omonia Square) – Aiolou Str – Stadiou Avenue – Filellinon Str – Amalias Avenue (change lane at Vas. Olgas Avenue lights) – At. Diakou Str – Ardittou Str – Vas. Konstantinou Avenue – Vas. Sofias Avenue – Zacharof Str – Alexandras Avenue – Patision Avenue – Panepistimiou Avenue – Amalias Avenue and finish in front of the Greek Parliament
Finish: Runners finish on Amalias Avenue, Syntagma Square (in front of the Greek Parliament), after two laps.
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After Race Services
Immediate medical assistance is offered by the event's medical staff at the Finish Line. Just after the finish, runners are offered a finishers' medal and may then proceed to pick up their clothing kit bag. Rrunners pick up their kit bags from exactly where they left it, presentig their race bib. Volunteers are always present to assist the runners.
In order for a runner to be eligible to participate in the Half Marathon Race, he/she needs to be at least 18 years old.
Feed zones are available along the Half Marathon Race course. Bottled water is offered at the Start, the Finish and all feed zones. Furthermore, isotonic drinks are offered to the Half Marathon runners in one of the feed zones along the course.
Distinction medals and diplomas are awarded only to the first three winners of the Race, both Men and Women. All participating runners to finish the race receive a finishers’ medal, and they are able to download their personalized participation certificate after the announcement of the Official Race Results.
The time limit for any runner to complete the Half Marathon Race is set at 3 hours. All runners should have finished by 12.10.
Provided Photo Service
The Athens Half Marathon Organizing Committee is working closely with the well-known International Photo Agency, Marathon-Photos.com from the website of which runners are able to view and order their personal photos 24 hours after the event (www.marathon-photos.com).
Electronic timing will be recorded at both the Start and the Finish, as well as at the 10km (split time). Additional timing check points are found along the Half Marathon course as shown in the table above. The runners who have no timing indication at the Start, the Finish, the 10km or the split timing check points will be disqualified.
The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.