The “Mountain of the Gods” plays host to this classic race, for the second time on the Series. The scenic course passes just below Mount Olympus, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Lina El Kott Helander
The celebrated mythical location around Mount Olympus was the backdrop to the race. Local runner Dimitris Theodorakakos, three-time winner, knew the course really well and overtook the leader to take his fourth win. Sweden’s Lina El Kott took the victory for the women in this fifteenth edition of the race.
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