Half Marathon Race Course 2019

Route description:

The race starts at Navarchou Kountouriotou Str. (Thessaloniki Port Authority). The Halfmarathon route follows the streets: Navarchou Kountouriotou, Nikis Avenue, Megalou Alexandrou Avenue, 180-degree turn about at Georgiou Papandreou Avenue, Megalou Alexandrou Avenue, right turn in 3rd Septemvriou Str., left turn and entrance to Adronikou Str., Tsimiski, Politechniou, 180-degree turn and entrance to Karatasou Str, and Kountouriotou Str. At this point the runners complete the first round. Running the particular route twice, the runners finish at the White Tower.

Route description: (5km)

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, 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).

Half Marathon & 5Km

Along the Half Marathon and 5Km 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. Isotonic drinks will be available for the Half marathon runners at every water points of the route and at the finish.

Every Km

There are Km-markers at every kilometer concerning the Half marathon route

The time limit for the Half marathon is three hours (runners should finish until 21.45)

The organizers are not responsible for anything that may happen during the race, concerning health issues due to lack of preventive medical check

Electronic Time Control - Chip

The results of both races and the electronic time control will be conducted by an official time control company.

All runners should pin their bib numbers chips with the embedded time chip which they have received from the Packet pickup.

Thessaloniki Night Half Marathon:

Course map