The Event is organized by the Municipality of Nafplio (DOPPAT) in cooperation with the Regional Union of Argolis, the Harvard University’s Center for Hellenic Studies in Greece, the Sports Club of Argolis and under the auspices of EOT and ALLIANCE FOR GREECE.
The Event includes the races:
3 km fun run.
1,5 km junior run.
Nafplio Castle Run aims:
- to create a unique sports event which will draw runners from all over Greece.
- to promote Nafplio city’s natural beauty and the long and significant cultural heritage and tradition.
- to “open” a dialogue for the significance and the connection of monuments with the present.
The start & finish line will be situated on the 25th of March street in front of the entrance of the Castle. The Event’s services will be located throughout 25th of March street.
We are more than happy to invite you to become part of the big running fiesta “Nafplio Castle Run”!
Greeting from Nafplio's Mayor
The Nafplio Castle Run is an athletic event of great importance that conveys cultural, historical and touristic interest!
The municipality of Nafplio is ready to support the Event of Nafplio Castle Run, providing all the means and infrastructures available to it, always in cooperation with other institutions, public bodies and civilian groups and of course its volunteers.
I honestly believe that this opportunity for such a unique race should not be ignored by the athletes and generally by all road runners. Therefore, I encourage each and every one of you to participate in this huge athletic event.
Our active participation, would motivate young people and intrigue their interest for beautiful and creative actions.
We are looking forward to welcome you in the streets of Nafplio, because your participation is an inspiration for all of us!
Sports are one of the most beautiful parts of our lives! Let’s live it together!
Dimitrios I. Kostouros
Mayor of Nafplio
Greeting from Vice Regional Governor of Argolis
The Event of “Nafplio Castle Run” that takes place in Nafplio, in November, coincides with the celebrations for the liberation of the city that begun fromthe Nafplio Castle “Palamidi” and is undoubtedly one major sporting event forNafplio and the Regional Unit of Argolis.
The signification of one’s participation in “Nafplio Castle Run ” do not start,nor end in its athletic dimension!
Nafplio Castle Run is a sporting and social event with great radiance bothfor the participants and the city that organizes it. Nafplio undoubtedly is ahospitable city for this Event and at the same time one more reason for theEvent to attract participants.
On behalf of the part of the Regional Unity of Argolis which in a co-organizingauthority, would like to assure all the participants that we will make every andall effort needed to make this Event successful!
I wish to everyone to have an enjoyable run!
Vice Regional Governor of Argolis