Olympus Marathon 2021
Olympus Marathon Pre-Registration will be closed
Please, be informed that the pre-registration for Olympus Marathon 2021 will be closed on the 5th of May at 22:00 local time (19:00 UTC). All the pre-registration applications will be examined according to the OM 2021 regulations and the final list will be announced.
We remind you, that pre-registration application for OM 2021 is considered valid when athletes (men and women over the age of 18) have provided that they have finished two (2) mountain running races of 20 km distance and 1000m positive altitude or above, or one (1) mountain running races of 35 km distance and 2200m positive altitude or above in the last three (3) years (1/1/2018 until the end of the pre-registrations).
The payment procedure for OM 2021 as well as the start of the registration for other races will be available later, due to the covid-19 epidemic data and the announcement of the Greek Civil Protection Committee.
All the athletes, who have moved their registrations from OM 2020 to OM 2021, can find their names in the Participants List of OM 2021.
OLYMPUS MARATHON 2021 PRE-REGISTRATION
Οn January 23th 2021,18.00 local time (the day we celebrate the Saint Dionysios of Olympus), the registrations for the 17th Olympus Marathon open.
The Olympus Marathon will take place (if everything will be fine) the last weekend of June, and particularly the start of the race will take place on Saturday, June 26th and 6.05 local time.
Initially, the registrations for those interested, will open without electronical payment, and in the following months (depending on the pandemic in Greece and particularly in Pieria) the athletes will be informed for the procedure. (Participation limits, health protocolls, final registrations)
Furthermore, the transfer form for the participant athletes in the cancelled 2020 race,is still open untill the end of the registrations of 2021.
In case the organizational committee decides that a participation limit is needed, the athletes in the 2020 race lists will have priority to the 2021 race lists.
For the other races of the summer organization (Olympus Ultra, Olympus Vertical,Eagles Path and Melindra Trail) the registrations will open later.
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.
|CANCELLATION OF OLYMPUS MARATHON||Read more|
|17TH EDITION OF OLYMPUS MARATHON POSTPONED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK||
In view of the outbreak of
|Final instructions for Olympus Vertical runners||
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.
|Final instructions for Olympus Ultra runners||
The Olympus Ultra secretariat will be open on Thursday 27/6 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.