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Nafplio Castle Run

27 Nov 2022 (Sun)

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10 km, 5 km, 2.50km, Half marathon

Nafplio Castle Run

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Nafplio Castle Run is a unique running sports Event as it has the only race in Greece that includes a racing castle ascension! The Event also includes Halfmarathon, 10 km, 5 km & 2,5 km junior run.

The Event is organized by the Municipality of Nafplio (DOPPAT) in cooperation with GE Argolidas Sports Club and under the auspices of EOT (Greek Tourism Organisation) and PSAT (Panhellenic Sports Press Association). It will take place with the support of the Ministry of Sports and Culturethe, the Ministry of Education, the Chamber of Argolis and the Center for Greek Studies (Greece) of Harvard University.

Nafplio Castle Run aims:

- Τo create a unique sports event which will draw runners from all over Greece.

- Τo promote Nafplio city’s natural beauty and the long and significant cultural heritage and tradition.

- Τo “open” a dialogue for the significance and the connection of monuments with the present.

The start & finish line will be situated on the 25th of March street in front of the entrance of the Castle. The Event’s services will be located throughout 25th of March street.

Palamidi is one of the most beautiful castles in Greece and the largest and best preserved fortress complex of Venetian domination. The castle was designed by Giaxich and built by the french LaSalle. Its construction was completed in 1714 and its aim was to serve the military and naval operations of the Venetians.

We are more than happy to invite you to become part of the big running fiesta “Nafplio Castle Run”!

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Course details

Other tags
Castle
Seaside
Scenic
Course highlights

Nafplio Castle Run, the only race in Greece that includes a racing accession of a castle, invites you to challenge your limits!

Castle Run is a race of special requirements at a total distance of 5km. The first part (850 m. with a steep climb) consists of climbing on the historic castle through the 999 stairs path. The second part (4.15 downhill) includes the route through the asphalt-paved path to the finish line.

Nafplio Castle Run is a race of special requirements addressed to experienced runners.

The Halfmarathon course

Halfmarathon is a race that is included in the world championships. In Nafplio, starting under the shadow of the imposing fortress of Palamidi, it takes place in the most beautiful city and in the most complete and easiest route in Greece! A route 100% flat, everything you need to achieve your personal record!

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Start address: Nafplio, Greece

Finish address: 25is Martiou, Nafplio 211 00, Greece

Route map

Nafplio Castle Run Route Map

What’s included

These are included in your entry
  • done Finisher medal

  • done E-certificate/e-diploma

  • done Timing chip (single use)

  • done Photo Service

  • done Drink Stations

  • done Medical Assistance

  • done Bag drop

  • done Toilets

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Nafplio Castle Run

schedule 24h ticket cancellation

local_activity Deals & Discounts

verified_user Refundable Booking

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.