Organization & Awards
Spetses Mini Marathon

Organization & Awards
Spetses Mini Marathon

Spetses mini marathon was established in 2011. Nowadays, after 5 consecutive years of success and records, it is the most popular multi-sport event in Greece and has gained world-class athletes’ preference.
Spetses mini marathon is organized by Communication Lab, organizer of the Spetsathlon event and winner of the Gold Tourism Αward in the category “Strategy & Innovation” for the Lengthening of the Tourist Season of Spetses.

SPETSES MINI MARATHON Presentation

Spetses mini marathon is organised under the auspices of the Municipality of Spetses as well as the
Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) and has been honoured with:

27 awards for its contribution to Tourism, Domestic Economy and Innovation in Sports
3 National Champions awards from the world-class European Business Awards

SPEtses mini marathon 2017 IN NUMBERS

Participants from 30 countries

Visitors

Volunteers

Focus Group* Research Results

Age Groups:
  • 0 – 24 24%
  • 35 – 45 43%
  • 45 + 33%
Participations:
  • first timers 21%
  • second participation 36%
  • 4+ participation 43%
Demographics:
  • men 51%
  • women 49%

An interesting outcome of the research was that the participants showed a great diversity in their Athletic background:

  • running 52%
  • swimming 41%
  • gym – yoga 15%
  • cycling 7%
  • football 11%
  • CROSS-FIT, climbing, tennis 11%

* Research conducted during SmM 2017 (6-8 Οct.) on a sample of 2,000 participants

GEOGRAPHICAL STATISTICS OF THE PARTICIPANTS

Overall, a vast number of participants (99%) described their experience as positive and 88% of the participants said that it is very likely to recommend the event to their friends and come back again next year.

%

Athens

%

Other Countries

%

Rest of Greece

%

Spetses

Social Media Figures

FACEBOOK

  • 32.9K fans (largest Facebook page for non-professional athletic events)
  • 17.000.000  reached στο FB
  • 11.000.000 impressions στο FB
  • 74.345 likes, comments, shares
  • 112.170 people talking about Spetses mini Marathon

INSTAGRAM

  • 17,7K fans (largest Instagram account for non-professional athletic events)
  • 67% rise in comparison to last year’s fan base!
  • #spetsesminimarathon ≈ 7.000 posts
  • #2winis2participate ≈ 5.000

ΙΣΤΟΣΕΛΙΔΑ SPETSES MINI MARATHON

  • 48.000 unitary visitors
  • 120.000 impressions
  • 00:09:20 average stay

REGISTRATIONS OFFICE
(Hotel Roumani, Dapia):

Thuesday 4 October 2018:

17.00 - 22.00

Friday 5 October 2018:

10.00 - 22.30

Saturday 6 October 2018:

08.30 - 21.30

Sunday 7 October 2018:

07.30 - 08.30 (Only to get your athlete's kit if your entry is validated)

Saturday 6 October 2018:

09.30 - 10.30 (Pick up point at the Kosta Beach of validated registrations for swimmers arriving for the day and who have previously communicated with the Organizing Committee via email at info@spetsesmarathon.com.) ABSOLUTELY NO NEW ENTRIES FOR THE SWIMMING RACE WILL BE ACCEPTED ON SATURDAY AND NO CHANGES OF EXISTING REGISTRATIONS WILL BE MADE!

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