HAPPY 2019 TO ALL!!!
HAPPY 2019 TO ALL!!!
The first signs of autumn are making us feel nostagalic but not depressed!!! The first rays of grey and chill have made our summer holidays seem like ……….. last year!!!! Continue reading
For the months of July to October 2018 there are many very interesting races / events throughout Greece which are worth participating and we thought to mention some of the more “eye-catching ones”!
Monday …. we run
Tuesday …… we run
Wednesday ……….. we have fun at the VMAwards
Thursday ……….. we run
Saturday ………… longgg run
Last Saturday June 23rd we had the SNF RUN in view of the Summer Nostos Festival Events held at the Foundation and this particular “race to the future” has been held on the same day – 23rd of June – since the inaugaration of the Cultural Center 4 years ago.
On Sunday 25th April 2018 I had the privilege of running the “ROUTE OF TRUCE” which was a 50km (specifically 49.9km!) trail from Ancient Ilis to Ancient Olympia, sponsored by the FEDERATION OF OLYMPIA, NATO, OPAP, LEGEA, AUTOUNIT POULAKIS, THE HELLENIC ARMY………….. and the list goes on. Continue reading
Last Sunday 25th February we ran our first relay doing the 11km Lycabettus Run – 5,5kms each.
A lovely race with its many uphills however as each loop was 2,75kms it somehow did not feel so difficult. Everyone says that The Run the Lake race has the most steep uphills but I don’t think that they have done the Lycabettus!! Not as scenic however it has its own story to tell as a race!
Thankfully the participants were only 1100 as if we were more, I don’t think that the event organizers could manage much more. Continue reading
Over one milion Greeks rallied in the streets of Athens to protest against the government’s proposal over the name Macedonia. This dispute has lasted decades, governments have changed however still not resolved. Continue reading
This is one of the most common queries for this period – is it okay to run with a cold. Especially after the Holidays where we have gone out more and dressed less!!
As always, its that time of the year again where one looks back and recalls all those special (and not so) moments.