Serifos Sunset Race

Serifos Sunset Race will take place on the island of Serifos for the 7th consecutive year with 5, 10 and 20 km of road races, 750, 1,500 and 3,000 meters of racing. but also children’s running and swimming runs for our little friends.

Runners of 5 km and 10 km with Vaya starting point will have the opportunity to run alongside the sea around Koutala bay, crossing the beautiful beaches of Vagia of Ganema and Koutala, while enjoying the unique sunset of the area from one and the wild beauty of the Cycladic landscape on the other.

The demanding route of 20 km, which has been characterized by the toughest in Greece, will start from the port crossing Livadi, Kalo Ambelia, Vagia, Ganema, Koutalas and returning to the end of the beach of Vagias.

The swimmers of 750, 1,500 and 3,000 meters will have the opportunity to swim on a unique route to the big bay at Livadi, Serifos on Sunday, September 23rd. Road and swimming races are held on a different day and allow those interested to participate in both sports, taking a separate ranking and a 50% discount on swimming.

Visit the renewed site, find out about the races and the wonderful island of Serifos and book a place for a unique experience!

The organization supports efforts to equitable access to education, health, culture and sport for all residents of island Greece and especially the land line. Part of the revenue will be spent on purchasing sports equipment to meet the needs of the island’s school.

This year, the Serifos Sunset Race will support the SeaChange Greek Islands program of the Athanasios K. Laskaridis Public Benefit Foundation. Under the support, SeaChange Running Team will be set up to run on the 5km route and at the end of the race it will participate in the cleaning of the beach of Vagias. All members of the SeaChange Running Team will receive as a gift the reusable and environmentally friendly glass of SeaChange Greek Islands!

For all participants, the organizing authority has secured significant offers for their transportation to the island, their stay, their meals and car rental.

Participation in children’s games is free of charge for children from 5 to 12 years of age. For participation in child races, please email

The event is co-organized with the South Aegean Region and has the full support of the Municipality of Serifos and the Serifos Tourism Committee.

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