Running for Cooperation in EC Day 2016!

Sep 12, 2016

The Interreg IPA Cross-border Cooperation Programme “Greece – Albania” and the transnational Cooperation Programme Interreg V-B “Balkan – Mediterranean” participate in the 2016 version of European Cooperation Day (EC Day) by organizing a Running Race from Kristallopigi in Greece to Billisht in Albania on Sunday, 25th September 2016, at 12:00 noon Greek Time.

A maximum of 100 athletes from both countries will be able to participate, covering a total distance of 11 km, passing through the Greek-Albanian borders.

For participating in the race please register here

Due to the limited number of participants and the symblic character of the event we urge you to register responsively. Please note that, following the electronic registration, the organisers will contact you to confirm the participation. Only then your participation will be validated!

Transport facility from Bilisht (termination point) to Kristallopigi (starting point) will be offered
- for the Albanian athletes at 09:00 (Albanian Time); and
- for the Greek athletes at 14:00 (Albanian Time)

All travel documents shall be submitted in original to the organisers during the athletes’ registration at Kristallopigi:
- Valid passport for the Albanian athletes/ participants; and
- Valid passport or ID (with the name indicated in Latin characters) for the Greek athletes/ participants:

Participating athletes are personally responsible for fulfilling the conditions for their entrance in the countries hosting the event.

Invitation - GR
Invitation - EN