Olympus Marathon 2022
Registration for the Olympus Marathon summer races
Registration for the Olympus Marathon summer races, which will take place on the last weekend of June 2022, opens on January 23, 2022 at 19:00. They are:
- Olympus Marathon ® (44km, +3300m) on Saturday 25.06.2022
- Olympus Ultra (70km, +5200m) on Saturday 25.06.2022
- Olympus Vertical (4.25km, +1000m) on Friday 24.06.2022
- Kopsi ton Aeton (14km, +480m) on Sunday 26.06.2022
- Melindra Trail (5km, +180m) on Sunday 26.06.2022
Following the positive response from the General Secretary of Sports (GSS), we are pleased to announce the opening of the registrations for non-vaccinated athletes. The races of the 18th edition of Olympus Marathon will take place without restrictions within the pandemic.
Registration for the Olympus Marathon and Olympus Ultra races will remain open until May 31, 2022. For the Olympus Vertical, Kopsi ton Aeton, Melindra the closing date for registrations will be announced later.
We ask all athletes to read the Regulations of each race carefully before registering. If the criteria for the Olympus Marathon and Olympus Ultra races are not met, the application will not be accepted.
|Olympus Marathon - 44k||Olympus Ultra - 70k|
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Olympus Marathon is a unique trail running event held annually on Mount Olympus, the Greek mythical “Mountain of the gods”. The route revives the pilgrimage of ancient Greeks to Mount Olympus, where they ascended every year to honour and sacrifice to Zeus. The race starts the last Sunday of June from the sacred city of Dion, at the sunrise. Athletes retrace history and myth across the paths of the Mount Olympus.
In view of the outbreak of COVID-19 in Greece and around the world, and considering our responsibility towards our runners, volunteers and visitors, as well as the need to protect public health, the Organization Committee of Ol
Race secretariat: Thursday 27/6, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday 28/6 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Race start: Friday 28/6 at 10 a.m., at Prionia.
The Olympus Ultra secretariat will be open on Thursday 27/6 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Friday 28/6 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The secretariat will be in the Municipal Park of Litochoro, and this is where you will receive your race pack.