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Event Timeline

21 April 2019
Sunday 21 April 2019
Road Race Start - Program

 Race Event Secretariat: 07:30 - 12:00

Start Marathon road race: 08:00

Start 10km road race:        09:00

Start 5km road race:         12:00

Start 2,5km road race::     13:00 

Awards - Music Program: 10:30 - 14:00


Saturday 20 April 2019
Torch Relay in memory of Metropolitan Irenaeus Galanakis

The participation in the torch relay in memory of Metropolitan Irenaeus Galanakis will be a unique experience for all of the torchbearers. Applications for Registration should be made until Wednesday, April 10, 2019.The Torchbearers' final selection as well as the Torch Relay program will be announced with a Decision of the O.C.

13:00 - Neochori  village - House of Irenaeus.

15:00 - Starting of Torch Relay from the Municipality of Apokoronas 

15:15 - Starting of Torch Relay from the Municipality of Kissamos 

18:00 - Starting of Torch Relay from Platania Municipality \

20:00 - Meeting of all torchbearers at the venue of KTEL. 

20:15 - All torchbearers entrance to the Municipal Market Square

20:35 - Opening Ceremony of Crete Marathon Organization 2019 -  Municipal Market Square

Friday 19 & Saturday 20 April 2019
REGISTRATION CENTER - Yali Tzamisi, Akti Tompazi, Venetian Harbor of Chania


Yali Tzamisi will host the Registration Center of Crete Marathon, the largest sporting and cultural event of Crete.

Opening Dates & Hours: Friday 19.04.2019 and Saturday 20.04.2019 from 10.00-20.00.

All participants are required to collect exclusively from the Registration Centre their participation number (BIB Number), with their timing chip, (applies only for the Marathon, 10km and 5km Road Race), as well as the rest of the event’s material.

Thursday, 18 April 2019
Press Conference - Official Participations of the Event

On Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 12:00, in a hall of the main hotel of Chania, a press conference will be held that will involve the participation of Greek and foreign participants in the Road Races of the Crete Marathon event

Wednesday 10 April 2019
Completing Online Registration - Applications to the Torch Relay

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 14:00, the participation, in the Torch Relay in memory of Metropolitan Ireneos Galanakis is completed. The choice of torchbearers from the three regions, the Municipality of Kissamos, the Municipality of Platanias and the Municipality of Apokoronas, will be announced with the decision of the O.C.

Participants will receive an informative e-mail with the necessary information to conduct the Torch Relay as well as the informative meeting, which will take place a few days before the Torch Relay takes place.

Wednesday 10 April 2019
Completing Online Registration to All Road Races

Entries to all Road Races must be completed by Wednesday 10 April 2019.

Electronic - on - iline and printed application registrations can not be made from 15 to 18 April 2019.

Registrations will be made only during the operation days of the Registration Center, if there is availability (Giali Tzamisi, Akti Topazi, Venetian Port of Chania, Chania) on 19 & 20 April 2019 10:00 - 20:00.

Friday 5 April 2019
Print Name of participant to the Race Bib Number

Participating runners who wish to enter their name in their Race Bib Number must have submitted on - line registration by Friday, 5 April 2019, by 24:00 or a printed application form to the Offices of the O.C., until 14:00.
A prerequisite for entering the name in the Participation Number is the financial completion of the participation within the specified deadlines.

Thursday 28 March 2019
Press Conference - Presentation of Sponsors of the Crete Marathon 2019

On Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 12:00, a press conference will be held at a main hotel hall of Chania, which will involve the presentation of the Grand Sponsor, the Official Sponsors as well as the Supporters of the 4th Marathon of Chania 2019.

Communication Sponsors

Official Sponsors - Official Suppliers


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