After multiple cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the new date for the annual Alexandria Marathon is now set. Alex Runners, one of the established running communities in the region, will host the 2021 event.
Marathon in the Bridge of the Mediterranean
The Alexandria Marathon is an annual running event hosted by various running communities and sports organizations year by year—claimed by everyone as the largest sporting event in Alexandria. Last year, Cairo Runners planned and conducted the event. This 2021, the Alex Runners will hold the torch and host the following race categories:
- Full Marathon (42k)
- Half Marathon (21K)
- 10K Run
- 5K Fun Race
- Kids Race
Timing and Location
The Alexandria Marathon will take place on December 3, 2021, Friday. The event officially opens at the Sunrise ALEX Avenue Hotel, starting at 5:00 AM. However, all participants should attend the event expo and package delivery on December 1 or 2, depending on their preferred date.
The registration for the Alexandria Marathon is now open. Head to this link to register, choose your preferred race category, and make an online payment. For reference, here’s the table of prices for all categories:
- Full Marathon (42k) – 700 EGP
- Half Marathon (21K) – 600 EGP
- 10K Run – 500 EGP
- 5K Fun Race – 450 EGP
- Kids Race – 300 EGP
About the Organizer
Alex Runners focuses on running as a sport to support healthy lifestyles and raise awareness. They organize weekly runs and occasional events for all ages all over Egypt. Their main office is based in Alexandria.
Friday, December 3, 2021