OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO 2018
Date: 18th March 2018
Start Time: 7.00am
Location: Limassol | Cyprus
Distance: Marathon | Half Marathon | 10K | 5K
The coastal road of Limassol provides all the conditions you will need to make your goals possible.
The OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO provides the runner with an amazing 100% coastal and 100% flat course.
It is ideal for newly introduced members of the Marathon Running Community to have a first great experience, and for older members to challenge their Personal Best time!
The OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO route is not a difficult one. Consisting of a flat route with the longest distance traveled along the coastal road of Limassol.
The start of the Marathon is on the Limassol Molos and goes along towards the end of seafront, where the athletes turn, and the route continues in a westerly direction. From the Old Port Roundabout, the participants run along Kioproulouzate Street and continue along Franklin Roosevelt, heading towards the New Port Roundabout, where they turn and continue east.
The route follows Franklin Roosevelt again, passing the church of St. Thekla and continues onto Spyros Araouzou, the coastal road of Limassol.
Runners will go east, towards the ancient ruins at Amathus, following a coastal route through the municipalities of Limassol, Agios Athanasios and Germasogeia. At the 22nd km of the route, the path turns and the journey continues again in a westerly direction along the coastal road.
At the focal point of Georgios Grivas Digenis street is a 180 degree turn onto Prophet Elias Street, where athletes turn again, this time towards the end of the route on the Limassol Molos.
Half Marathon Route
A beautiful, flat course, which develops along the city’s coastal route.
From the OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO starting point past the Molos Cultural Park, until the Ancient Amathunta Kingdom Ruins, our Half-Marathon runners enjoy a safe, professional and high standard race that takes them on a journey through the historical and cultural aspects of Limassol.
The PETROLINA 10KM Energy Race is the perfect race for the runners who have not yet built up the endurance to run the Half Marathon, but have the energy to do so!
Following a beautiful 10KM route along clear flat roads, up to the famous Limassol Tourist Area where the runners will take a 180 degree turn to follow the same route back to the finish line.
While the 5km City Race may be the shortest of all the races, this does not mean that it is easy by any stretch of the imagination.
As with all our races, the 5km City Race follows all the standards for Marathon Races as laid out by the IAAF and AIMS organizations.
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