OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO, Cyprus - 10 April 2016
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  • The course of the OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO is of a low degree of difficulty. It is essentially a flat race with its unique characteristic being the long straight lines, and the greatest part of the marathon taking place along the coastal road of greater Limassol.

  • The course follows one big straight line with the altitude reaching 18 meters at the 12th Km where runners will find the municipality of Agios Tihonas, changing direction from east to west and beginning the return part of the course on the other side of the coastal street, beginning with a light incline leading to the centre of Limassol.

  • Following the course to the city centre, athletes will pass the starting point on 28th October Avenue heading towards the historical centre of Limassol, almost at sea level, without any altitude differences.

  • The course of the Half Marathon is of a low degree of difficulty. It is essentially a flat race with its unique characteristic being the long straight lines, and the greatest part taking place along the coastal road of greater Limassol.

  • The athletes head east towards ancient Amathus, a coastal route via the municipalities of Limassol, Agios Athanasios and Germasogia. The street is almost entirely straight with no bends.

  • At the 8th km athletes will enter the area of Agios Tychonas which begins with a downhill run and reaches an altitude of 10 meters at km-9, where they meet a few inclines & a down-hill area until Km-10. There, the athletes are directed to take the return route at the same point as where they started..

  • The course of the Petrolina 10Km Energy Race is of a low degree of difficulty. It is essentially a flat race with its unique characteristic being the long straight lines on the coast road of Limassol.

  • The start of the race is on the seafront of the Limassol city, at Molos (the promenade).

  • The course will follow the same route as the Marathon up until the 5 km mark at which there will be a turn of 180 degrees in the opposite direction. Runners will then return to the finish line which is at the same point as the starting line.

  • The course of the 5K City Race is of a low degree of difficulty. It is essentially a flat race with its unique characteristic being the long straight lines on the coast road of Limassol.

  • The start of the race is on the seafront of the Limassol city, at Molos (the promenade).

  • The course will follow the same route as the Marathon up until the 2.5 km mark at which there will be a turn of 180 degrees in the opposite direction. Runners will then return to the finish line which is at the same point as the starting line.

  • The largest Corporate Team Race on the Island, this 5K is a giant morale booster and and a great opportunity for an enjoyable day out for employees of all companies.

  • It will blast off with much media and press coverage. If you have never participated in a road race before, use this as an opportunity to kick-start your fitness routine.

  • The OPAP Limassol Marathon GSO encourages youngsters (ages 6 to 16) to participate in the McDonald’s 1Km Kids Race. A short and easy route but a giant step to become a member of the World Wide Marathon Movement family, to share and cultivate the athletic spirit and the ideas behind it.

  • There will be three different start ups / age groups: Children / Students 14-16 years old Children / Students 10-13 years old Children / Students 6-9 years old



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