The roads of Pafos are expected to be “flooded” with more than 2,000 runners who will participate in the 19th edition of the Logicom Cyprus Marathon, to be held on Sunday 5th March 2017. The colourful river of runners from more than 35 nationalities, will start from Petra tou Romiou where according to a myth, it’s the birthplace of the goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite. The finish line is located at the historic Pafos Medieval Castle Square!
Parallel to the Marathon race there will be a Half Marathon (21,098 meters) a 10 km Road Race and a 5 km Fun Run.
Pafos, apart from being a popular touristic destination is also a captivating blend of culture, history and stunning natural beauty. The best organised Marathon event on the island of Cyprus offers a unique opportunity for all residents and visitors to attend the event and enjoy the beauty of Pafos which is the 2017 European Capital of Culture. The Marathon is dedicated to the great symbol of Greek and Cypriot sport Stelios Kyriakides, who was born and raised in Pafos and famously won the 50th Marathon of Boston in 1946.
The most historic Marathon of Cyprus, organised since 1999, has the support of Logicom for the third consecutive year. Logicom the title sponsor of Cyprus Marathon has helped the event to outgrown from a simple sporting event into a supreme global sporting event with very high standards of organisation serving both, the sport and the culture.
The birthplace of Aphrodite, the Medieval Castle and landscapes of the Mediterranean coastal route, compose a wonderful blend for a unique life experience.
See you in Pafos!
For more information: www.LogicomCyprusMarathon.com