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Europe / Greece / Athens

November 09, 2014 (Sunday) 32nd edition

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Athens

Marathon

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2500-4999 runners usualy take part in the race

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2014

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Athens Marathon Runner almost 7 years ago  

Hi all This is also a personal favorite. I will be running two Marathons this fall (see you all in Berlin?) but next year, I will be back in Athens. Jackie R.

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Shorter than 10 km race - 5 kilometers

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Hillary Yego Proves A Debutant's Delight While Joan Rotich Wins Women's Race In Tough Conditions

November 12, 2013 07:00   Press Release

Hillary Yego produced a major surprise by taking the Athens Classic Marathon on his debut at the distance. In warm weather with temperatures soaring to well over 20 Celsius the Kenyan, little known on the international scene, ran 2:13:59 on the tough original course, leading from the town of Marathon to the Panathinaikon Stadium in Athens. Fellow Kenyans Dickson Cheruiyot (2:14:40) ...

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Raymond Bett Returns To The Home of The Marathon With The Course Record As Target

November 04, 2013 08:49   Press Release

In the midst of celebrating his victory in the Athens Classic Marathon 2012, where he set an event record of 2:11:35, Raymond Bett didn’t hesitate to state his objective for a return visit: his sights would be set on the course record. Next week the Kenyan will race on the course which has been the inspiration to so many marathon dreams, ...

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The Marathon of Records

11/14/2012 - source: huffingtonpost.com

Athens Classic Marathon : Sure Bett Takes Race Record

November 13, 2012 06:23   Press Release

Raymond Bett’s foresight paid off, as the Kenyan confidently strode along the road from Marathon to Athens, to win the 30th edition of the Athens Classic Marathon in a race record of 2.11.35. On the original marathon course, created for the inaugural modern Olympics in 1896, Bett loped along behind a handful of colleagues until he took the initiative on the ...

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Athens Marathon - Sunday

November 10, 2012 06:59   Press Release

The 30th anniversary edition of the Athens Classic Marathon on Sunday will provide a little light relief for Greeks beleaguered by another round of austerity cuts. Reaction this week included a transport strike encompassing metro, buses and taxis, which left Athenians emulating marathon runners, ie getting out and legging it. They would do well to take to the streets again on ...

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Return to the Source

September 20, 2012 06:29   Press Release

It is an event which every distance runner in the world should either run or attend at some point – the Athens Classic Marathon, scheduled this year for November 11. But not just runners; race organisers too. For the latter, proceedings centre on the day before the marathon (Saturday, November 10) with the sixth annual AIMS Marathon Symposium, staged in ...

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    Titania Hotel

    The classically designed Titania is conveniently nestled in the historic and commercial centre of Athens. It has soundproof rooms and an award-winning rooftop restaurant with panoramic city views.

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    Exarchion Hotel
    Exarchion Hotel

    Located in the lively Exarchia Square, Exarchion Hotel is just a 5-minute walk from the National Archaeological Museum, Syntagma Square and the Monastiraki flea market. It offers a restaurant and bar.

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    Alyzia Ηotel
    Alyzia Ηotel

    Located 850 metres from Panepistimio Metro Station and 450 metres from the lively Exarchia Square, Alyzia Hotel features air-conditioned rooms. Acropolis and Plaka are 5 minutes away by metro. A TV is included in all rooms at the Alyzia.

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    Athens Way
    Athens Way

    Located in the heart of Athens, this modern hotel offers soundproofed rooms with free wired internet and flat-screen TVs. It is 2 km from the Acropolis. The spacious air-conditioned rooms at the Athens Way feature a contemporary style.

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    Melia Athens
    Melia Athens

    Located just a short walk from Athens’ attractions, luxurious 4-star hotel Melia Athens features a rooftop restaurant with stunning views of the Acropolis. All guests enjoy free access to its health club, outdoor pool and hot tub.

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    Polis Grand Hotel
    Polis Grand Hotel

    Polis Grand is located a 5-minute walk from the Metro Station and 200 metres away from the National Archaeological Museum.

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    Claridge Hotel
    Claridge Hotel

    The recently refurbished Hotel Claridge, is conveniently located in the centre of Athens, very close to the metro station at Omonia square.

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    Elikon
    Elikon

    Elikon is centrally located in Athens,within a 3-minute' walk from Omonoia Metro Station and just 50 metres from restaurants and shops. It has a 24-hour front desk and offers accommodation with free WiFi access and balcony.

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    Alma
    Alma

    This hotel is conveniently located in Omonia Square within the heart of Athens, providing easy access to the Parthenon, the Plaka, several museums and also the business and administrative areas.

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    Parnon Hotel
    Parnon Hotel

    Hotel Parnon is located in the centre of Athens, only 50 metres from Omonia metro station and 200 metres from the public bus terminal.

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