The Cultural Organization in collaboration with the Sports Department of the Municipality of Nea Smyrni, Panionios GSS, the Association of Athletes of the Alms of Nea Smyrni (SAFANS), the New Smyrna Youth Section of the Hellenic Red Cross (ESS) is organising the 3rd Nea Smyrni Historic Run on Sunday 8th October 2017.
As part of this event, a 2.5km race will take place, as well as two more races of 5km and 10km.
The starting and ending point will be in front of Nea Smyrni Square (on Eleftherios Venizelos Avenue), where information point of the event will be placed as well as other events that will transform the race into a celebration of sport and culture.
Feel free to explore the memories of this neighbourhood by visiting Agia Foteini church, Evangelical school and monuments around the starting point.
The event is an essential contribution to the knowledge and consciousness of the history of the city of Nea Smyrni for the citizens and especially for young children.
The race will be the last event of the “Ionic Celebrations”, aiming to be the sport that will mark the end of the largest cultural festival in Athens.