The Cretan born and raised Zeus calls you to run on his steps! 
 
A few days apart from the 8th Psiloritis Race
 
 
Many athletes from all over have already shown interest to participate

 Volunteering, sponsoring, all the lastest info via psiloritisrace.com and the social media are some of the ways to connect to:
 
·  the trail race of 35 km, 
·  the street of Kouroutes 8 km, 
·  the nordic walking 8,5 km,
·  and the kids race 2 km.
 
The link of the application form for participation till the 29th of April
 
http://www.psiloritisrace.com/en/application-form-en.php
 
 
The link for volunteering:


http://www.psiloritisrace.com/en/volunteers-en.php
 
It is indeed a unique experience for many reasons. Crete is the home of the very first European civilisation. Its flora and fauna are unique in the whole world and the scenery of Psiloritis breathtaking! 
 
The participants will have the chance to live through the 8th Psiloritis Race the picturesque Rethymno town, the traditional Amari province, the mountainous Anogeia municipality and the minoan Phaestos.
 
Hisroty, culture, nature and athleticism can be found on Crete in their most authentic form!
 
 
Everything is as always settled to detail from the organisation of the event:
 
The full schedule for 27th and 28th of May, 2017.
 
Saturday 27-05-2017

11:00 – 13:00  Registration for the participants
17:30 – 19:00  Guided tour for the athletes
19:00 – 20:00  Registration for the participants
20:00 – 20:30  Information for the race, athletes’ awarding
20:30 – 21:30  pasta party
21:30 – 22:00  traditional cretan dances
 
All of the above will take place at Lyceum Club, 89 Eleftheriou Venizelou str., Venetian Port, Rethymno.
 
Sunday 28-05-2017
 
05:00                Bus departure from the City Hall of Rethymno
07:30                Bus departure from the City Hall of Rethymno (for runners 8,5 km  races)
07:30                Athletes 35 km category race from Nida’s plateau(Anogia)
09:00                Start of  the  8,5 km category race from Platania
09:15                Start of the children 2km category race from Kalotas (Fourfouras)
09:30                Finish for the  2 km category athletes
09:45                Finish for the 8,5 km category athletes
10:30                Arrival of the first 35 km category athlete
13:00                Athletes’ awarding (Kouroutes)
13:30                Closing ceremony
14:00                Athletes’ meal
15:30                Finish for the 35 km category athletes
16:00                Bus departure from Kouroutes to Rethymno

 
Run in Zeus' steps!