Santorini Experience schedule 2017

Swimming @ Santorini Experience: Photo by Elias Lefas

The top sporting event in Greece, Santorini Experience which will be held for 3rd concecutive season in the magical island of Santorini is ready to fascinate professional and amateur athletes from all over the world!

This season’s schedule will begin from Friday 6th October with the 1km kids race in Dappos, Fira.

Meet and Greet presentation will take place at 12 in the afternoon. Popular Greek athletes will be there to welcome athletes and guests. The team of the Greek athletes includes the silver medal winner Alexandros Nikolaidis, the World Champion in 400m hurdles Periklis Iakovakis, the World Champion in open swimming Kelly Araouzou and the National team of open sea swimming.

Running and swimming will be the main part of the event for this season as well!

On Saturday 7th October 2017, the athletes will have the chance to run around Caldera in an amazing spot. There are 3 different races on this day. The races of 10km and 15km will start at 08:15 and the last race of 5km will start at 11:00.

On Sunday 8th October 2017 athletes will feel the incredible atmosphere of the volcano, with the amazing view! The 1.5 miles swimming race will start at 11:00am from the volcano and the finish line will be at the old port of Fira. Organisers have already taken all the required precautions in order to secure the athlete’s safety and health during this competitive race.

Registrations will be open until 28th September through the following link: http://activemedia.com.gr/product/santorini-experience-2017/ . Alternativley you can always visit the official sponsor’s store Alafouzos Sport for more information.

For more information regarding the race you can always contact us on info@outdoor-activities.gr

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