Wednesday, January 27, 2021

OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO: Saturday 21st– Sunday 22nd March 2020

OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO is one of Europe’s most recognisable sporting events, each year welcoming 15,000 athletes from all over the world for this fantastic weekend celebration of running.

With a stunning setting, beautiful Mediterranean climate, magnificent views over the sparkling sea, friendly welcome, first-class hospitality, delicious food and fascinating history and culture, there’s no denying that as a race destination Limassol is hard to beat.

Add to this a flat and fast coursealong Limassol’s spectacular coastline, a fantastic chance for a PB and a choice of 6 race distances, and it’s easy to see why more and more British runners are heading out to #RunLimassol each spring.

Limassol Race Weekend Packages

The race organisers have put in place some excellent race weekend packages, and this is your chance to book a great-value and hassle-free weekend away with friends, family and fellow runners! It’s a great opportunity for UKRunChat members to get together – you get to run your preferred race, enjoy the relaxed social atmosphere over the weekend and celebrate your achievements at the legendary after-party. Lots of UKRunChat members have met up in Limassol over previous years and we’re looking forward to welcoming many more in 2020!

The #RunLimassolPlus race weekend package includes: a 40% discount on race entry; OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO technical t-shirt; the best accommodation rates for race weekend; free pass for public buses over race weekend; pasta party pass; early race day breakfast and transfer to the start line on Sunday 22nd March. Cheap flights are available from many UK airports to Paphos and Larnaca, the nearest airports to Limassol.

Race Options

Saturday 21st March 2020
PrimeTel 5K Corporate Race
Andrey and Julia Dashin’s Foundation Youth Race

Sunday 22nd March 2020
OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO (AIMS accredited)
Limassol Half Marathon
Petrolina 10K Energy Race
5K City Race

Perfect Event For All

From those starting out on their first 5K through to serious club runners looking to smash their targets (with generous cash prizes and trophies up for grabs!), OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO is the perfect event for runners of all levels.

Wherever you are on your running journey, we look forward to seeing many of you in Limassol next spring and to kicking off the 2020 race season in style!