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22/03/2020

The Roumeli Cycling Competition in collaboration with the Municipality of Makrakomi is announcing the 5th Sperchio Semi Marathon “Athanasios Akridas” which will take place on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 11.00 in Spercheiada Fthiotida. The 21,098-meter route is on asphalt and crosses the Sperchios River twice in the area of ​​West Fthiotida.

At the same time these races will take place:
The “People’s Race-Shack Stefani” race – 5,000 meters
The mountain walk “Gulinas” – 7,800 meters

The day before, Saturday 21 March 2020 at 18:00:
The Kids Games 1,100 meters & 1,600 meters

Entries – Terms:
To qualify for the race you must be 18 years old (born in 2001 and before). Otherwise, written permission from a parent or guardian is required.

Applications will be accepted no later than Monday, March 9, 2020 by following the steps below.

Participation requires:
– Completion of the online form on the official Website of the Prize here.
– Payment of a value of 10 euro * to Piraeus Bank:

No. Account: 5163-074929-286
IBAN: GR19 0172 1630 0051 6307 4929 286
Beneficiary: Roumeli Cycling Competition

ATTENTION: In order for your participation to be considered valid, the deposit must be made as soon as possible after the submission (at most within 5 days) and with your full name.

General Instructions:
The race secretariat will be located in a specially designed space in the central square of Sperchiada, where athletes will be able to pick up the attendance numbers and chips from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm.
Benefits to participants:
On arrival at the secretariat the participants will receive the technical shirt.
At the finish, all participants will be awarded medals while the first three men and women will be awarded cups.
Cups will also be given by age category such as:
Men: 18 – 35, 36 – 40, 41 – 45, 46 – 50, 51 – 55, 56 – 60, 60+.
Women: 18 – 35, 36 – 45, 46 – 55, 56+.

RACE INFORMATION
Date: Sunday 22/3/2020
Starting time: 11.00am
Distance: 21,098 meters
Start & End Point: Sperchiada Square

Route Description:
The start and finish of the race is in the Central Square of Sperchiada.
From the starting point, follow a downhill course, on the main road, 350 meters to Crikou Avenue, turning right, to Sperchiada Nursing Home (“Athanasios and Mary Akrida”), a total distance of 1,500 meters from the start. There, turn over to Makrakomi. 50 meters before the Central Square of Makrakomi, turn right, ending at the junction between the Health Center and the galaxy s / m. (7 km). Where there is a check station.
It then follows the flow of the Lamia Karpenissi motorway, to the junction with the Paleovracha bridge. (12 km) From there, turn left and follow the uphill path to the junction of the village of Paleovracha, where at a distance of 2km, it gains an altitude of 120 meters (15km) At the junction of Paleovracha, we turn left, towards Spercheiadais, to Spercheiada to the finish, except for the last km, which is slightly uphill (40 m +)

Route marking:
There will be a mile marker per kilometer.
Support Stations:
Along the way there will be 11 water supply stations, isotonic etc.
5km to Sperchiada – Makrakomi Bridge,
at the 7th km of Makrakomi Health Center,
Makrakomis Square ((Session café)),
Makrakomis exit (family bakery),
node Choukas,
at 10km, at Paleovrachas junction,
crossing Abla,
at the 15km node of Paleovrachas,
in Trifilia,
at the 20km node of Cloniou.

Timing – results:
The timing will be done electronically (chip) and intermediate timing at 7km of the route. The official results will be published on the Prize website after they have been approved by the organizing committee.

Race Timeout:
Runners should complete their effort within 3 hours, otherwise they will be at their own risk.
Health Coverage:
The organization will not be required to provide medical certificates as long as the contestants are deemed to have taken care of their preventive medical examination and are participating solely on their own responsibility. In any event, the organizers are not responsible for any health issues and / or accidents that may occur during the race. During the race there will be medical and nursing staff and an ambulance at the Makrakomi Health Center.
Contestants agree by filling in the application form the terms of this notice and that their photos and names may be freely used by the organizers in relation to the contest’s communication on the media and social media.

The 2nd route “Kalyva Stefani” Folk Race 5,000 m

Entries – Terms:
To qualify for the race you must be 18 years old (born in 2001 and before). Otherwise, written permission from a parent or guardian is required.

Applications will be accepted no later than Monday, March 9, 2020 by following the steps below.

Participation requires:
– Completion of the online form on the official Website of the race here.
– Payment of a value of 10 euro * to Piraeus Bank:


No. Account: 5163-074929-286
IBAN: GR19 0172 1630 0051 6307 4929 286
Beneficiary: Roumeli Cycling Competition
ATTENTION: In order for your participation to be considered valid, the deposit must be made as soon as possible after the submission (at most within 5 days) and with your full name.

General Instructions:
The race secretariat will be located in a specially designed space in the central square of Sperchiada, where athletes will be able to pick up the attendance numbers and chips from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm.
Benefits to participants:
Upon arrival at the secretariat, participants will receive the T-shirt.
At the finish, all participants will be awarded medals while the first three men and women will be awarded cups.

RACE INFORMATION
Date: Sunday 22/03/2020
Starting time: 11.20am (After starting 21098m)
Distance: 5,000 meters
Start & End Point: Sperchiada Square


Route Description:
The start and finish of the race is in the Central Square of Sperchiada.
From the starting point follow a downhill course, on the main road, 1700 meters Crikou Avenue, the first 950 asphalt road, turning left, towards “Kalyva Stefani”. At 940 meters turn left to Sperchiada and at 1300 meters right to Gymnasium-Lyceum. At 360 meters turn left with a slight uphill to the finish.

Route marking:
There will be a mile marker per kilometer.

Support Stations:
Along the route will be set up a water supply station, isotonic etc. at 2 km “KALIVA STEFANI”.

Timing – results:
The timing will be done electronically (chip). The official results will be published on the Prize website after they have been approved by the organizing committee.

Race Timeout:
Runners should complete their effort within 60 minutes, otherwise they will run at their own risk.

Health Coverage:
The organization will not require contestants to provide medical certificates as long as they are deemed to have taken care of their preventive medical examination and are participating solely on their own responsibility. In any event, the organizers are not responsible for any health issues and / or accidents that may occur during the race. During the race there will be medical and nursing staff and an ambulance at the Makrakomi Health Center.
Contestants agree by filling in the application form the terms of this notice and that their photos and names may be freely used by the organizers in relation to the contest’s communication on the media and social media.

 

The 3rd route Mountain hiking
“GULINAS” 7.800m

 

Entries – Terms:
To qualify for the race you must be 18 years old (born in 2001 and before). Otherwise, written permission from a parent or guardian is required.

Applications will be accepted no later than Monday, March 9, 2020 by following the steps below.

PARTICIPATION IS FREE.


Participation requires:
– Completion of the online form on the official Website of the race here.

General Instructions:
The race secretariat will be located in a specially designed space in the central square of Sperchiada, where athletes will be able to pick up their participation numbers from 7.30am to 8.30am.
Benefits to participants:
Medals will be given to all participants at the event.

RACE INFORMATION
Date: Sunday 22/03/2020
Start time: 08:45
Distance: 7.800 meters
Start & End Point: Sperchiada Square


Route Description:
The start and finish of the race takes place in the Central Square of Sperchiada.
From the starting point we follow the route:
South of the square towards Psiri – Ano Kallithea, before the aqueduct the road leading to Pr. Elias, from the path of Hercules we go up to Panagia Gorgiani, we follow the path Kalligas and after Lakes we go downhill to Kokkalakia, following the path to Agia Paraskevi and ending. termination.

Route marking:
There will be a mountain guide and a mile marker per kilometer.

Support Stations:
Along the way there will be 2 water supply stations, etc.

Race Timeout:
Runners should complete their effort within 4 hours otherwise they will be at their own risk.
Health Coverage:
The organization will not be required to provide medical certificates as long as the contestants are deemed to have taken care of their preventive medical examination and are participating solely on their own responsibility. In any event, the organizers are not responsible for any health issues and / or accidents that may occur during the race. During the race there will be medical and nursing staff and an ambulance at the Makrakomi Health Center.
Contestants agree by filling in the application form the terms of this notice and that their photos and names may be freely used by the organizers in relation to the contest’s communication on the media and social media.

 

The 4th route Night Race
1,600-meter Kids Race for High School – High School

 

The 1600-meter route is on an asphalt road and takes place within the Municipal Road. Sperchiada.
Boys and girls from Gymnasium – High School take part.

RACE INFORMATION
Date: Saturday 21/03/2020
Start time: 18.45am
Distance: ~ 1,600 meters
Start & End Point: Sperchiada Square
High school children have the right to participate.

All children will be awarded medals upon completion and the first three of each card will be given cups. The participation of children in the race is free and requires no financial burden except the following deposition at the Special Secretariat of the Children’s Race: (a) a statement from the parent permitting them to participate in the race; (b) a doctor’s opinion.

 

 

The 5th Route A
1,100 meter night race for elementary school children.

 

The 1100-meter route is on an asphalt road and takes place within the D.C. Sperchiada.
Elementary Boys and Girls are taking part.

RACE INFORMATION
Date: Saturday 21/03/2020
Start time: 18.30am
Distance: ~ 1,100 meters
Start & End Point: Sperchiada Square
Primary school children have the right to participate.

All children will be awarded medals upon completion and the first three of each card will be given cups. The participation of children in the race is free and requires no financial burden except the for the deposition at the Special Secretariat of the Children’s Race: (a) a statement from the parent permitting them to participate in the race; (b) a doctor’s opinion.

 

 

 

Volunteering:
And this sporting action is based on the philosophy of the work and for its success it is necessary to volunteer people who love sport and nature. Those who would like to offer volunteer work during the race but also for the organization, are kindly requested to contact those responsible on the following phones or through the volunteering form on the website.

Sponsorship:
Another form of contribution to the 5th Athenaeus Akridas Semi-Marathon, which in addition to energy and volunteering, requires material and financial support, is sponsorship. Individuals, professionals and businesses can contact the organizers for information or fill out the online form on the prize website.

Contact person: Katsikas Ioannis – tel.
Organizer: Kotorlos Dimitris – tel. 6946699677
Half Marathon Coordinator: Redifis Lucas – tel. 6973990593
People’s Race Coordinator: Scarlatos Konstantinos – tel. 6977745406
Hiking Coordinator: Makris Thodoris – tel. 6980105655
Children’s Games Coordinator: Papastavrou Angela – tel. 6973553145

 

The “Cycling in the mountains of Roumeli” group invites you to participate in this event for the 5th year!
                                                                                                                           The Organizing Committee

 

 

Ticket Type Price Cart
The 3rd route Mountain hiking "GULINAS" 7.800m 0.00

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The 2nd route "Kalyva Stefani" Folk Race 5,000 m 10.00

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The main route Sperchios Semi Marathon "ATHANASIOS ACRIDAS" | 21,098 m 10.00

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