Swimming Races
Spetses Mini Marathon 2018

Swimming Races
Spetses Mini Marathon 2018

1.5K OPEN WATER SWIMMING RACE

Date: Saturday 6 October   |   Start time: 09:35 AM   |   Start – Finish: Poseidonion Beach

Coastal route along the beach towards Spetses Hotel.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Swimmers must complete the race within 60 minutes.
  • Swimmers will leave their personal items on the beach (where the race will finish) at a designated spot where they will be guarded by Spetses mini Marathon volunteers. The race organizers are not liable for loss of personal items so please refrain from including money or other values with your personal items.
  • Water and energy drinks will be available at the start and finish point!

3K open water swimming race

Date: Saturday 6 October   |   Start time: 11:00 AM   |   Start: Costa Beach   |   Finish: Poseidonion Beach

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Swimmers must complete the race within 120 minutes.
  • We have four pacers in order to assist swimmers. You may find the pacers at the starting point in Costa Beach – they will be clearly announced by the race organizers.
  • Swimmers will be transferred free of charge to Kosta – the meeting point for the ferry is at the Dapia port at 9.25 am on Saturday 7 October.
  • Water and energy drinks will be available for swimmers at the start and finish point, as well as from a caique anchored along the route, at the halfway point. Banners will alert swimmers to the refueling stations.
  • Swimmers may take limited personal items with them to Kosta and leave them on the ferry. Volunteers will ensure that the items will be taken back to Spetses, where they may be collected at the end of the race. The race organizers are not liable for loss of personal items so please refrain from including money or other values with your personal items.

5K open water swimming race

Date: Saturday 6 October   |   Start time: 09:30 AM   |   Start – Finish: Poseidonion Beach

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Swimmers must have reached the half-point DIGITAL CHECK POINT within at least 90 minutes.
  • Water and energy drinks will be available at the halfway point, as well as at the start and finish point. Banners will alert swimmers to the refueling stations.
  • Swimmers will leave their personal items on the beach (where the race will finish) at a designated spot where they will be guarded by Spetses mini Marathon volunteers. The race organizers are not liable for loss of personal items so please refrain from including money or other values with your personal items.

RACE REGULATIONS:

  • IT IS PROHIBITED TO WEAR WET-SUITS IN BOTH RACES. 
  • There is electronic timing for all routes. Athletes will find an electronic timing chip upon collection of their goodie bags at the registration office and must make sure they wear it during the race.
  • All swimmers must wear the swimming caps provided by the race organizers.
  • There will be lifeguards and physicians available along the entire route.
  • The route will be marked with buoys placed at a 200-meter distance from each other, as well as caiques stationed along the way. In addition, two RIB boats of the Organizing Committee and 2 more of the Port Authority will be present.
  • Always swim with the buoys to your RIGHT.

Individual and group registrations include the following for each athlete:

  • Race number
  • Electronic timing chip
  • Goodie bag with event bracelet
  • Commemorative participation medal
  • Commemorative T-shirt
  • Water, soft drinks and medical aid during and after the race
PRIZES & age groups:

Every swimmer will receive a participation medal. There will also be overall classification medals and classification medals for each age group – PLEASE CHECK IF  YOU HAVE WON IN YOUR AGE GROUP AND BE AT THE RELEVANT AWARD CEREMONY

The 1st Spetsiot swimmer in both 3K and 5K will be awarded a Prize in Memory of Marika Dimitsa!

1.5Κ

12-17
18-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
74+

15-17
18-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
74+

18-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
74+

1.5Κ

12-17
18-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
74+

15-17
18-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
74+

18-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
74+

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SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS
Spetses Marathon 2018

SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS
Spetses Marathon 2018

SPONSORS

BEAUTY PARTNER

TIMING SPONSOR

WELLNESS PARTNER

PASTA NIGHT SPONSOR

SPETSIOTT’S TREATS SPONSOR

SUPPORTERS

SUPPORTERS

MEDIA PARTNER

TRANSPORTATION PARTNER

TECHNOLOGY PARTNER

medical partner

COMMUNICATION SPONSOR

COMMUNICATION SPONSORS

COMMUNICATION SPONSORS

UNDER THE AUSPICES

Proud Member of OWWT’ 18

ORGANIZER

Spetsathlon

UNDER THE AUSPICES

Proud Member of OWWT’ 18

ORGANIZER

Spetsathlon

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