Dro.Me.A. Racing Runners’ club is organising its 9th annual 5K 'CABLENET Run the Park' race at Athalassa National Park in Nicosia on September the 8th, 2018. The event is co-organized by Aglantzia Municipality and supported by the association of Parents and Friends of Children with Heart Disease .
Major race sponsor is CableNet.
The event includes a 5km race, 800 m kids race and a charity 5km Corporate race in memory of Cablenet's Director Mr. Andreas Mavrides.
The 5km race is open to runners over the age of 16. Registrations open on the 5th July and close on the 2nd of September and can be done only online at the following link www.dromearacing.com (Parent consent is required for those under the age of 18). The race will start at 8:30 am (Latsia entrance, 200 m from the park entrance, near the round-about of the Nicosia General Hospital). Participants have 2 options for registration: Basic package, where for a fee of 10 Euro they will receive the race custom-made medal at the finish line; or the Upgraded package, where for a fee of 20 Euro they will receive (in addition to the medal) the Dro.Me.A. Racing official Legea brand wind-proof jacket.
There will also be an 800-m race for children up to 13 years old, with free registration. Registrations will be held on the day of the event between 7:00 – 8:00 am and the race will kick off at 9:20 am (parents’ signed consent is required).
All proceeds from the Corporate race will be donated to the association of Parents and Friends of Children with Heart Disease .
The event not only aims at promoting social sport in the local society but it also sends out a loud message for the protection of Cyprus parks, which offer gorgeous natural surroundings, ideal for outdoor sporting activities.
Main Sponsor of Dro.Me.A Racing 2018 is Cablenet. The event is supported by the CSO, KYKKOS and Webarts and it is placed under the auspices of KOEAS.
Online registrations can be done at dromearacing.com. Bibs will be collected on the day of the race between 7:00 – 8:00 am.