Petra tou Romiou
Petra tou Romiou, Kouklia, Paphos, Cyprus
Pafos Mediaeval Fort square
Paphos Castle, Paphos, Cyprus
The full Marathon starting at the birthplace of Aphrodite,The Greek name, Petra tou Romiou "The Rock of the Greek" the start and finishpoint is associated with the legendary frontier-guard of Byzantine times Digenis Akritas, who kept the marauding Saracens at bay with amazing strength. It is said that he heaved this large rock into the sea destroying the enemy's ship. finishing with a long section of road on the Pafos seafront at the Pafos Mediaeval Fort square A Historical course! A unique atmosphere will be created prior to, during and after the race by a band who will perform for athletes and spectators alike. Enjoy traditional Cypriot and Greek dancing after the race and make the effort to join in. The event will also incorporate a number of activities, which will make it a fun event for all the family.
The main distance of the event which features breath-taking scenery from Start to Finish. Starting at Aphrodite’s Birthplace, the course follows a coastal route along the Mediterranean sea. Throughout the course you will discover the small and traditional villages of Pafos and enjoy the famous Mediterranean hospitality with fluid stations every 3km and cheering support in most of the course. The course is accredited by AIMS (Association of International Marathons and Distance Races) and is clearly marked at every kilometer. The Marathon will start from Petra Tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Birthplace) at exactly 7:30 a.m.
The distance to test yourself and beat your Personal Best. An almost flat, fast course along the Mediterranean sea, will provide you with the opportunity for fast and fun times! This is the most popular distance around the world and at the Logicom Cyprus Half-Marathon it includes 6 fluid stations to keep you fresh! Do not forget to enjoy the palm trees and the cheerings from the enthusiastic spectators! The Start will be in front of the Pafos Castle at exactly 8:25 a.m.
10km Road Race
One of the most popular distances of the event, which consists of a flat route alongside the picturesque Poseidonos Avenue just a few meters from the beach. Full of palm trees and cheerful spectators, choose this race for a quick pace and to enjoy the buzz of the Pafos city! The Start will be in front of the Pafos Castle at exactly 8:40 a.m.
5km Fun Run
Running next to the Archaeological Park of Pafos and right next to the Mediterranean sea is exactly the perfect scenery to enjoy a Sunday morning run! Perfect for a team building activity and for competition between friends and colleagues.
The Start will be in front of the Pafos Castle at exactly 8:30 a.m.
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