RACES

Marathon Race (42.195m)
Local start time: 07:00  |  From 18 years old
Routes and Descriptions (provisional)

The classic Marathon race is a 21.095km route over two loops for a total 42.195km.

Start from the Municipal Theatre on Museum Street towards Lord Byron, turn to Michael Karaoli towards Evaghorou, past Eleftheria Square, turn on Constantinou Palaiologou towards “OXI”, along the Venetian walls to Nikiphorou Foka and Athinas, turn to Vasileos Georgiou II, Pouliou & Kapota, Ayiou Andreou and Kantaras to the ‘Bata’ roundabout and return along the same route to Michail Karaoli, turn to Lord Byron towards Bridge House and Griva Digheni. From there straight to Metochi Kykkou and continue towards Ayiou Prokopiou, Archangelou Michael, Lefkotheo-Makedonitissa traffic lights and return to Metochi Kykkou and Griva Digheni, turn towards 28th October and the final turnaround back to Griva Digheni, Bridge House, Lord Byron and finish at Museum Street.

Participation: €20.00  |   Register
Team incentive: For every 10-plus registration one is FREE

Half Marathon Race (21.095m)
Local start time: 07:15  |  From 18 years old
Routes and Descriptions (provisional)

The Half Marathon race is a 21.095km route over one loop.

Start from the Municipal Theatre on Museum Street towards Lord Byron, turn to Michael Karaoli towards Evaghorou, past Eleftheria Square, turn on Constantinou Palaiologou towards “OXI”, along the Venetian walls to Nikiphorou Foka and Athinas, turn to Vasileos Georgiou II, Pouliou & Kapota, Ayiou Andreou and Kantaras to the ‘Bata’ roundabout and return along the same route to Michail Karaoli, turn to Lord Byron towards Bridge House and Griva Digheni. From there straight to Metochi Kykkou and continue towards Ayiou Prokopiou, Archangelou Michael, Lefkotheo-Makedonitissa traffic lights and return to Metochi Kykkou and Griva Digheni, turn towards 28th October and the final turnaround back to Griva Digheni, Bridge House, Lord Byron and finish at Museum Street.

Participation: €10.00  |   Register
Team incentive:
For every 10-plus registration one is FREE

“Stelios Kyriakides” 7,7 Mile Race
Local start time: 09:15  |  From 16 years old
Routes and Descriptions (provisional)

Since 2018, The Athanasios Ktorides Foundation has been organising the “Stelios Kyriakides” 7.7km race in loving memory of Stelios Kyriakides who won the Boston Marathon in 1946, wearing his No. 77 shirt. At the Quantum Nicosia Marathon we aspire to go further. So, this year we are extending the race from 7.7km to 7.7 miles (12.39km).

Start from the Municipal Theatre on Museum Street towards Lord Byron, going left at Michael Karaoli towards Evagorou up to Eleftherias Square Michael Karaoli towards Evaghorou, past Eleftheria Square, turn on Constantinou Palaiologou towards “OXI”, along the Venetian walls to Nikiphorou Foka and Athinas, turn to Vasileos Georgiou II, Pouliou & Kapota, Ayiou Andreou and Kataras to Bata roundabout where we make a U-turn and return from the same roads to the intersection of Michael Karaoli – Lord Byron and turn left to Lord Byron towards Bridge House and Griva Digheni, turn right and from the left lane we proceed to the high school Kykkos to make a reverse (remaining in the left lane) we go straight to the traffic lights of Bridge House to head left to Lord Byron and finish at Museum Street.

Participation: €7.70  |   Register
Team incentive: For every 10-plus registration one is FREE

5km Race
Local start time: 10:30  |  From 16 years old
Routes and Descriptions (provisional)


Start from the Municipal Theatre on Museum Street and head towards Lord Byron, continue past Michael Karaoli towards Bridge House, turn west on Griva Digheni Ave and head towards the Old Airport Road. Turn around at the Metochi Kykkou junction, return by Griva Digheni, turn at the Bridge House, Lord Byron and finish at Museum Street.

Participation: €5  |   Register
Team incentive: For every 10-plus registration one is FREE

Quantum sMile Run
Local start time: 11:30  |  For under 14 years old
Routes and Descriptions (provisional)

The Athanasios Ktorides Foundation embraces children’s and education events, encouraging the youngest members of our society to engage in a healthy and active life.

The ‘Quantum sMile Run’ is 1,600m long and is open to children, families and runners of all ages and starts from the Municipal Theatre on Museum Street towards Lord Byron, turn at Michail Karaoli and turn again to Gregori Afxentiou towards Sta Paul’s church for the final stretch back to the finish line at the Municipal Theatre.

Participation: FREE (Registration Required)   |   Register

All funds raised from the registrations of the runners as well as other contributions, will be donated to the following institutions:

  • Little Heroes
  • The Association of Parents and Friends of Children with Heart Disease
  • Municipal Multicultural Nicosia Centre
  • Pancyprian Autistic Association

The event will be held in accordance with the current health protocols of the Ministry of Health.
In case of cancellation the money will be returned to those who have registered.