12SEPTRunning Training 5km
The 5 km training is taking place in the South part of the island, following this given route: Vagia will be marked as the starting point, exactly were the ring road meets the road leading to Vagia beach, providing the runners with the opportunity of running by the sea towards Koutalas bay. They will pass by the beautiful beaches of Vagia, Ganema and Koutalas, while enjoying the unique sunset along with the wild beauty of the Cycladic landscape. The runners will be directed towards Ganema and after they complete a distance of 2,350 meters, they will be asked to return through the top of Koutalas gulf, and then back towards the start and finishing point at Vagia beach.
The training will be on the asphalted road, apart from the 300 last meters, where they will be making their way to the beach on a dirt road. The training is suitable for both experienced and amateur runners.
There will be 2 water stations during the training, motorbikes leading and following the runners providing them with any assistance they might need.