A few days apart from the 10th 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 15th of April


The link for volunteering:


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 9th Psiloritis Race the picturesque Rethymno town, the traditional Amari province, themountainous 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 01st and 02nd of June, 2019.

Saturday 01-06-2019

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 (Ellinidon High School) Club, 89 Eleftheriou Venizelou str., Venetian Port, Rethymno.

Sunday 02-06-2019

05:00                Bus departure from the City Hall of Rethymno

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 on the steps of Zeus!