34th ATHENS MARATHON. THE AUTHENTIC (AMA) - 2016

SUMMARY 5-DAY SCHEDULE

9-13 November 2016

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 9 NOVEMBER 2016

 

Crowne Plaza Athens City Center Hotel (AMA & AIMS Hospitality & Media Hotel)

09.00-24.00:        Arrivals of AMA & AIMS Guests, Delegates & Media - Accreditation

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THURSDAY, 10 NOVEMBER 2016

 

Crowne Plaza Athens City Center Hotel (AMA & AIMS Hospitality & Media Hotel)

09.00-17.30:       21st World Congress of AIMS - Official Opening &1st Day / Arrival of Guests & Media - Accreditation

 

Tae-Kwon-Do Olympic Venue at Faliron
13.00-20.00:        ERGO Marathon EXPO & AMA Registration Centre

§ 13.00:  Official Opening

13.30-14.30:        Press Conference – Presentation of the Athens Marathon Elite Athletes & Events

 

Acropolis Museum at Athens City Center

20.00-22.00:        Welcome Dinner-Reception of 21st World Congress of AIMS

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FRIDAY, 11 NOVEMBER 2016

 

Crowne Plaza Athens City Center Hotel (AMA & AIMS Hospitality & Media Hotel)

08.30-16.00:       21st World Congress of AIMS (2nd Day) & 10th AIMS Marathon Symposium “Doping Threats in Distance Running - Part 2”

16.30-17.30:       AIMS Press Conference for the 21st World Congress & 10th Marathon Symposium of AIMS

 

Tae-Kwon-Do Olympic Venue at Faliron
10.00-20.00:        ERGO Marathon EXPO & AMA Registration Centre

 

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) at Kallithea

18.00–19.30:       Educational Event under the theme: "The Unique Experience of Running a Marathon Race".

20.00-22.00:        AIMS Awards Dinner-Reception  for “BEST MARATHON RUNNER 2016”

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SATURDAY, 12 NOVEMBER 2016

 

Crowne Plaza Athens City Center Hotel (AMA & AIMS Hospitality & Media Hotel)

09.00-11.00:        21st World Congress of AIMS (3rd Day) - Post Congress Functions

 

Tae-Kwon-Do Olympic Venue at Faliron
10.00-18.00:        AΜΑ Registration Centre

10.00-20.00:        ERGO Marathon EXPO

 

 

Marathon Town

12.30–13.15:       AMΑ Opening CeremonyMarathon Flame Lighting Ceremony (Marathon Tomb) – Flame Torch Relay from the Marathon Tomb to the Marathon Start Venue

13.45–14.00:       Lighting of Marathon Flame Cauldron (Athens Marathon Start Venue)

14.30–16.00:       Official Lunch for the 21st World Congress of AIMS Participants, SEGAS and AIMS VIP Guests offered by SEGAS and Athens Marathon Organizing Committee (Marathon Lake)

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SUNDAY, 13 NOVEMBER 2016

 

Athens City Center - Amalias Ave. (at National Gardens Entrance)

07.45-09.15:        5km Road Race WIND

§ Starts on Vas. Amalias Ave. in front of Bodosakis Megaron

§ Finishes inside the Panathenaic Stadium

§ Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Runner: 08.00

08.35-10.30:        10km Road Race WIND

§ Starts on Vas. Amalias Ave. in front of Bodosakis Megaron

§ Finishes inside the Panathenaic Stadium

§ Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Runner: 09.06

 

Marathon Town – Marathon Start Venue

09.00-17.30:        Marathon Race & Power Walking (42.195m on the Authentic Route)

(It includes the Hellenic National Marathon Race Championships of SEGAS, Blind Athletes and Military Marathon)

 

Municipalities along the Marathon Course

09.15-10.30:        Kids’ Fun Runs NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE - along the Marathon Course

§ Races finish 15’ before the 1st Marathon runner arrives at each Municipality

 

Athens City Center - Vas. Sofias Ave. (outside the Parliament)

08.50-09.05:        Special Olympics Hellas Fun Run (1200m)

§ Starts on Vas. Sofias Ave. outside the Parliament

§ Finishes inside the Panathenaic Stadium

§ Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Runners:  08.55

10.25-10.40:        Kids' Fun Run NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE (1200m)

§ Starts on Vas. Sofias Ave. outside the Parliament

§ Finishes inside the Panathenaic Stadium

§ Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Runners:  10.29

 

Athens City Center - Panathenaic Stadium

07.30–17.30:       DHL Sponsors' Village (Karaiskaki Square-Across the Panathenaic Stadium)

09.45-10.00:        Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners of the 5km Road Race WIND

10.00-10.15:        Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners of the 10km Road Race WIND

10.15–10.20:       Honorary Awards Ceremony for the Special Olympics Hellas 1200m Fun Run

 

10.45–11.05:      Celebration Event of HOC & SEGAS for the "120 years Anniversary of Modern Olympic Games & Marathon Race"

§ Honoring International & Greek Marathon Race Legends & Personalities

§ Parade of "Rio 2016 Olympic Games" Hellenic Olympic Team & Medalists, as well as Greek Marathon Personalities and Olympians

 

11.09-11.12:        Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Male Marathon Runner

11.25–11.30:       Honorary Awards Ceremony for the Kids 1200m Fun Run NGB

11.37-11.43:        Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Female Marathon Runner

11.45-12.15:        Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners of Marathon Race

Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners of the Hellenic National Marathon Race Championships - SEGAS

 

Athens City Center - Amalias Ave. (at National Gardens Entrance)

16.00-17.20:        AFTERNOON 5km Road Race WIND

§ Starts on Vas. Amalias Ave. in front of Bodosakis Megaron

§ Finishes inside the Panathenaic Stadium

§ Estimated Finish Time of the 1st Runner: 16.15

 

Athens City Center - Panathenaic Stadium

16.30-16.35:        Medal Awards Ceremony for the Winners of the AFTERNOON 5km Road Race WIND

 

Athens City Center

20.00-21.30:       Official Farewell Reception for the 34th Athens Marathon and the 21st World Congress of AIMS Participants, SEGAS & AIMS VIP Guests offered by the Mayor of Athens at the City Hall (Kotzia Square)