“Winners" were also the 14.800 runners that participated in the Marathon,
the 10km & 5km Road Races of Health and Power Walking, and the 1000m Race for
Primary School Students.
The 9th “ALEXANDER THE GREAT”Int’l Marathon proved itself worthy of the high expectations, as the biggest sporting event in Northern Greece. A total of 14.800 runners, aged 9-85 years, flooded the streets of Thessaloniki and Macedonia, lived a unique experience, won the applause of many fans and sent a message of fitness and health, through an event that has also social, cultural, environmental, touristic and historic character. An event that since 2006 is “joining” Pella with Thessaloniki and displays throughout the world the name of Alexander the Great.