Three weeks are
left for the weekend events of the 11th Olympus Marathon, which will take
place on June 29. Dion, Litochoro and the surrounding area of Olympus are preparing
to welcome 600 participants, from 29 countries around the world, who will be taking part in the race.
All the volunteer groups
which offer support to the cause, a catalyst for the orderly implementation of
the match, are busy with the last details of their plans, so that they are all
set to offer their expert services to the participants of the 11th OM.
Samaritans, rescue and Lifeguards of the Greek Red Cross Annex Katerini, will
once again take on the difficult task of providing first aid and rescue
services. The Radio Amateur Association of Pieria will provide all
communications involved with the race. Doctors THANOS SPILIOTOPOULOS and MICHAEL KATSAMAKAS , together with a group of 5 colleagues will provide medical coverage at the Plateau of
the Muses, the Prionia , the Kastana , and at the finish.