• Because in recent years the Hellenic Athletics Federation (SEGAS) and the City of Athens have joined forces and efforts to organise together in a unique way a mass sports event in the city center.
  • Because the appeal and charm of Athens Half Marathon, a race for everyone in the city center, has surpassed the country's borders. Individual runners and organised clubs from various countries of the world are already planning their participation in the Athens Half Marathon.
  • Because Athens Half Marathon has been transformed into a great national, cultural, tourist and sports event, which is addressed to all the citizens, of not only the city but also of the entire country, through the different races it includes (Half Marathon, 5 km Race, 3 km Race, 1 km Race for kids and people with disabilities).
  • Βecause it will be visited by more than 20,000 runners.