The Athens Marathon, the Authentic Marathon, will be held on Sunday November 8th, 2020 along the route from Marathonas to Athens, offering the opportunity to those participating to make their dream come true.
Apart from the Marathon race (42,195 m.), the event also includes a 10km and a 5km Road Race in the city centre. More than 55,000 runners from 100 countries are expected to participate.
As organiser of the event, SEGAS will hold several parallel activities four days prior to the Athens Marathon, the most important among them being the Marathon Expo and the Marathon Flame Ceremony in the archaeological site of the Marathon Tomb. Furthermore, in cooperation with AIMS, SEGAS organises the AIMS Marathon Symposium and the Best Marathon Runner Gala, during which the Best Marathon Runner of the Year (male and female) is pronounced.
The “Athens Marathon. The Authentic” is organised by SEGAS and co-organised by the Region of Attica, the Municipality of Athens and the Municipality of Marathon, while OPAP S.A. is the Grand Sponsor for the event. Also, the “Athens Marathon. The Authentic” is supported by the Greek National Tourism Organisation.