Entrance to the EXPO (by runners and/ or visitors) will be possible ONLY with the presentation of valid COVID-19 Certificate of Vaccination or Recovery.


 
The Half Marathon EXPO, from where all regitered runners shall pick-up their bib number (timing chip embedded) and race kit, will be hosted at Technopolis City of Athens (Pireos str. 100, 11854 - Gazi, Athens)  the following days and hours:

Thursday 17 March 2022: 13.00 – 20.00
Friday 18 March 2022: 10.00 - 20.00
Saturday 19 March 2022: 10.00 – 18.00

IMPORTANT: There will NOT be race day pick up.

It is noted that on Saturday, March 19th the Exhibition (EXPO) of the event will remain open for visitiors until 20.00h.


About seven (7) days before the race, all runners who have successfully registered for any of the event's races will receive an email, informing them about their exact bib number. The runners who have  received this email may proceed directly to the relevant Pick-up Station, from where they may collect their bib numbers and race kit.

In order to collect their race packages, runners need to present:

a) a copy of the above mentioned email,

b) an official identification document (ID card or passport) and

c) their valid COVID-19 Certificate of Vaccination or Recovery

Otherwise it will NOT be possible to collect the participant's bib number and race kit.

In case a runner is unable to pick up his / her own bib number and registration kit, it is possible for another person to collect it by presenting the requested documentation of the registered participant. Otherwise it will NOT be possible to collect the participant's bib number and race kit.

 


EXPO RULES & GUIDELINES OF OPERATION BASED ON THE EVENT'S HEALTH PROTOCOL

In order to serve all registered runners of the event, the EXPOr will operate according to the following rules:

1. The Participating Runners who will visit the EXPO in order to receive their bib numbers and race kits will be served from Thursday 17 to Saturday 19 March, based on the Race in which they participate. The following is recommended and not mandatory:

• 5km Road Races: Thursday 17 March, from 13.00 to 20.00

• Half Marathon Race: Friday 18 March from 10.00 to 20.00 & Saturday 19 March, from 10.00 to 18.00.

2. The participant (or his/her representative who has arrived to pick-up the bib number and race kit on his/her behalf) will be asked to show organizers of the event their valid COVID-19 Certificate of Vacination or Recovery, before receiving their participation kit.The validity of the event is checked through an App.

3. The area of the EXPO will be arranged in such a way as to maintain the required social distancing of 1.5m-2m between those present.

4. The entrance to the premises of the EXPO will be allowed gradually and until the completion of a maximum of attendees at the same time. At the entrance of the EXPO there will be staff, who will monitor the flow of people and will temporarily suspend the entrance in case the maximum number of visitors is already inside the EXPO.

5. Upon arrival at the EXPO, participants will be reminded of the obligation to use a protective mask for as long as they remain on site. An antiseptic hand gel will be available at each bib number distribution station.

6. Especially for the case of group registrations and in case there is a request for group pick-up of bib numbers and race kits from the team leader, there will be a separate communication in order to determine a specific day and time of pick-up, by appointment.