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Athens Classic Marathon: day by day program

Program – General

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THURSDAY, 06 NOVEMBER 2014

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NEW HOTEL (ATHENS MARATHON Elite Athletes Hotel & Media Centre)
Arrivals of Elite Athletes & Foreign Media

ΤΑΕ ΚWON DO Indoor Hall & Exhibition Centre – ERGO ATHENS MARATHON EXPO
13.00 – 20.00: ERGO ATHENS MARATHON EXPO & Registration Centre
13.00: Official Opening of the ERGO ATHENS MARATHON EXPO
13.30 – 14.30: Press Conference – Presentation of the ATHENS MARATHON 2014 Elite Athletes

ATHENAEUM INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL (AMA & AIMS Official Hotel)
8th AIMS Marathon Symposium
09.00 – 16.00: AIMS Executive Board Meeting
Arrivals of Delegates in the 9th AIMS Marathon Symposium and other VIP Guests

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FRIDAY, 07 NOVEMBER 2014

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ΤΑΕ ΚWON DO Indoor Hall & Exhibition Centre – ERGO ATHENS MARATHON EXPO
10.00 – 20.00: ERGO ATHENS MARATHON EXPO & Registration Centre

ATHENAEUM INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL (AMA & AIMS Official Hotel)
8th AIMS Marathon Symposium
09.00 – 16.00: AIMS Executive Board Meeting
Arrivals of Delegates in the 9th AIMS Marathon Symposium and other VIP Guests

ATHENS THEATRE
19.30 – 22.00: AIMS GALA, for the “BEST MARATHON RUNNER 2014” (followed by official Gala Coctail Dinner Party)

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SATURDAY, 08 NOVEMBER 2014

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ATHENAEUM INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL (AMA & AIMS Official Hotel)
08.30 – 11.15: 8th AIMS Marathon Symposium (Sessions A’ & B’)

ΤΑΕ ΚWON DO Indoor Hall & Exhibition Centre – ERGO ATHENS MARATHON EXPO
10.00 – 18.00: ERGO ATHENS MARATHON EXPO & Registration Centre

MARATHON ΤΟWN, War Memorial Tomb
12.30 – 13.15: ATHENS MARATHON Opening Ceremony – Marathon Flame Lighting Ceremony – Marathon Flame Torch from the Marathon Tomb to the Marathon Start Venue
13.45 – 14.00: Lighting of Marathon Flame Cauldron (Marathon Start Venue)
14.30 – 16.00: Official Lunch for the AIMS Marathon Symposium Participants and VIP Guests

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SUNDAY, 09 ΝΟVEMBER 2014

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Athens City Centre – Amalias Avenue
07.50 – 09.15: 5km Road Race WIND
• Start on Vas. Amalias Avenue
• Finish inside the Panathinaikon Stadium
• Estimated finish time of the 1st winner: 08.05

Athens City Centre – Amalias Avenue
08.50 – 10.40: 10km Road Race WIND
• Start on Vas. Amalias Avenue
• Finish inside the Panathinaikon Stadium
• Estimated finish time of the 1st winner: 09.20

Marathon Town – Marathon Start Venue
09.00 – 17.30: Athens Marathon Race – Power Walking
(It includes the Hellenic National Marathon Race Championships)

Municipalities along the Marathon Course
09.15 – 10.30: Kids’ Fun Runs along the Marathon Course
• Event finish time per municipality: 15’ before the first Marathon runner arrives

Athens City Centre – Vas. Sofias Avenue (in front of the Greek Parliament)
09.10 – 09.22: Special Olympics Hellas Run 1200m
• Start on Vas. Sofias Avenue (in front of the Greek Parliament)
• Finish inside the Panathinaikon Stadium
• Estimated finish time of the 1st winner: 09.15

Athens City Centre – Vas. Sofias Avenue (in front of the Greek Parliament)
10.40 – 11.00: “ΕΘΝΙΚΗ ΤΡΑΠΕΖΑ” Kids Fun Run 1200m
• Start on Vas. Sofias Avenue (in front of the Greek Parliament)
• Finish inside the Panathinaikon Stadium
• Estimated finish time of the 1st winner: 10.45

Panathinaikon Stadium
10.00 – 10.15: Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners in the 5km Road Race WIND
10.15 – 10.30: Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners in the 10km Road Race WIND
10.30 – 10.35: Honorary Awards Ceremony for the Special Olympics Hellas Run 1000m
10.50 – 10.55: Honorary Awards Ceremony for the Kids Fun Run 1000m
11.08 – 11.12: Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Marathon Race Winner – Men
11.30 – 11.40: Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Marathon Race Winner – Women
11.40 – 12.30: Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners in the Marathon Race
Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners in the Hellenic National Marathon Race Championships

Athens City Centre
20.00 – 22.00: Official Farewell Dinner for the AIMS Marathon Symposium Participants and VIP Guests

Traffic Regulations & streets closed during Athens Marathon

via: American Embassy of Greece

Sunday’s Races, sponsored by OPAP lottery and sports betting games:
The main perimeter streets along the route are noted on the attached map (above) and also listed here:

07:50 – 09:15 5 klm race:
Zappion (Amalias Avenue) – Panepistimiou Street – Harilaou Trikoupi Street – Akadimias Street – Vas. Sophias Avenue – Papadiamantopoulou Street – Vas. Sophias Avenue – Irodou Attikou Street – Kalimarmaro (Panathenaic Stadium – the marble stadium opposite the National Gardens).

08:50 – 10:40 10 klm race:
Zappion ( Amalias Avenue) – Panepistimiou Street – Harilaou Trikoupi Street – Akadimias Street – Vas. Sophias Avenue – Fidippidou Street – Messoghion Avenue – Michalakopoulou Street – Fidippidou Street – Vas. Sophias Avenue – Irodou Attikou Street – Kalimarmaro (Panathenaic Stadium – the marble stadium opposite the National Gardens).

Please note traffic leading up to and through major thoroughfares in central Athens will be closed or heavily congested through a good part of Sunday beginning at 07:00.

The 32nd annual Athens Marathon race:

09:00- 17:30 The 32nd annual Athens Marathon race will take place this Sunday, November 09. The race will follow the original route from the one run 2,500 years ago, from Marathon into central Athens. Runners will end up at Kallimarmaro Stadium (the marble stadium opposite the National Gardens).

The marathon race route is as follows and is depicted on the map attached:

Marathon Start Venue in the town of Marathon – Marathonos Avenue – Left on Marathonomahon Street – Marathonos Avenue – Mesoghion Avenue – Right on Fidipidou Street – Left on Vas. Sofias Avenue – Right on Vas. Olgas Avenue – Left on Irodou Atticou Street – Straight to Kallimarmaron Stadium.

Please note traffic leading up to and through major thoroughfares in central Athens will be closed or heavily congested through a good part of Sunday beginning at 08:00. There will be rolling street closings for the marathon beginning at Marathon as the runners approach downtown.

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