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
The distribution of OM
2015 photos will start on Monday the 3th of September. Each participant will
receive via –e-mail (the one given during registration) a link to download from
Sky Drive his personal photos.
Marathon 2015 will be held on the 28th of June.
for non-Greek registrants will open on the 23rd of January and will
last till the 15th of May 2015. Criterion to register in the race
will be previous participation to the race, participationat at two trail running races of at least 23km
and 1500m + trail running races, or a trailrunning race above 40km, in the past 2 years.
The regulations and the registration regulations
of the race can be found at the official web site of the race at the race menu Regulations and Registration regulations.