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.
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.
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!