The biggest city run of north Greece is happening in Thessaloniki on Sunday, April 14th and ESN Thessaloniki
challenges you to be a part of it‼️

14th International Marathon “Alexander the Great”

Born in Marathon of our Greece in 490 B.C. by the heroic effort of the soldier Phedippides who ran this distance to
announce to the Athenians the victory of the Greeks, falling dead due to the overexertion.Today in every corner of
the world thousands of marathons are being conducted, making thus this sport the one with the most participants in the world and the word marathon, the only common one among all spoken dialects worldwide.

The International Marathon “ALEXANDER THE GREAT”, refers to the route Pella-Thessaloniki. Pella is the ancient capital of Macedonia and the birthplace of the great Commander, whereas Thessaloniki is the modern Hellenic metropolis of Macedonia.
This International Marathon which symbolizes one of the most recognizable personalities of humanity, Alexander the Great, is not just a major and International sporting event. It is a path in history, a path in ancient Greek culture, a Path full of Greece.

Thessaloniki Marathon passes by:
Aristotle Square
Thessaloniki’s City Hall
Tsimiski Str.
Nikis Avn. (Port)
and ends at the White Tower of Thessaloniki.

Price: 8€ for the 5km and for the 10km (without T-shirt).
10€ for the 5km and for the 10km (with T-shirt).
18€ for the Μarathon (42.2 km with T-shirt).

The price includes:
Μarathon race: Technical t-shirt, bib number, timing chip, finisher’s medal, transportation to the start (Pella), water,
isotonic drink, juice, energy drink, soft drink (cola), cereal bar, banana, medical services, participation certificate (on
the official website).
10 & 5km race:
Bib number, timing chip, finisher’s medal, water, juice, cereal bar, medical services, participation certificate (on the official website).


Registrations will take place at the Welcome Day of AUTh 27/02

Please note:
This event was organized by members of ESN UOM Thessaloniki, ESN AUTH and ESN ATEITH to help you get the most out of your Erasmus life! All ESN events are non-profit and are organized by students for students on a voluntary basis.

ESN carries no responsibility in case of damage caused to oneself, third parties, any person or things which might occur in the activity’s context or in any other initiative developed by the above-mentioned association

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