The Heyday Road route is carried out from check point to check point. The check points have an approximate average distance of 5km from each other and are fully equipped with provisions, water and beverages as well as athletes’ personal belongings.
The highest point of the race is at Georgitsi village, with an altitude of almost 900 meters. The athletes' route is an asphalt road for 99.6% of the distance and dirt road for 0,4% of the distance.
The race is conducted under police and medical supervision with doctors, first aid nurses’ volunteers, physiotherapists and ambulances available throughout the twenty-seven (27) hour race - including the eleven (11) hour race to Megalopolis.
The (3) three major check-point (C/P) have their own time restrictions and athletes must arrive before the official closing time otherwise they will be excluded from the race.
In order for the athletes to effectively plan their course, they should carefully read the information that follows.
|Station Number||Description||Part Distance (km)||Course Distance (km)||Closing Time||Check Time||Medical & Rest||Nutrition||W.C|
|1||Lycurgus statue (Race Start)||0||0||√||√|
|2||Crossroad SM Sklavenitis||4,735||4,735||Basic|
|4||Sign Dimos Pellanas||4,257||13,167||Basic|
|6||Crossroad Kastori – Pellana||6,468||23,925||Basic|
|8||Crossroad Pellana – Kastori||4160||31,711||Basic|
|9||Georgitsi Entrance of village||6554||38,265||Standard|
|10||Agoriani, Iroon statue||3,131||41,396||Basic|
|11||Loganikos Village square||3,729||45,125||√||Full||√|
|12||Crossroad Highway & Bridge||5,8||50,925||Basic|
|14||Crossroad to Boura Monastery||4,063||58,13||Basic|
|16||Railway lines Stop sign||5,118||67,183||Basic|
|17||Megalopoli Central square (Finish of 1st race)||4,901||72,804||09:00 a.m.||√||√||Full||√|
|18||Old bus stop crossroad to Plaka||4,898||77,702||Basic|
|19||Papakia Venue station||7,974||85,676||Standard|
|20||Crosspoint Stena Ag. Athanasiou||5,855||91,531||√||Full||√|
|21||Kato Kotylio Fauce||4,699||96,23||Standard|
|23||Statue of Nikitopoulos Faucet||3,385||107,741||Standard|
|27||Amygdalies Parking KMOIL||4,779||127,966||Standard|
|29||Crossroad Right turn||7,074||141,084||Basic|
|30||Aspra spitia Square||4,105||145,189||Standard|
|31||Vasilaki Stone paved||5,799||150,988||Basic|
|33||Linaria Old ELIN||5,287||160,452||Basic|
|34||Ancient Olympia City Hall (Race Finish)||5,509||165,961||21:00 p.m.||√||√||Full||√|
- Basic Supplies: Water, Cola, Juices
- Standard Supplies: Water, Cola, Juices, Raisins, Pasteli, Fruit, Bread, Cookies, Milk, Coffee, Tea, Chips, Toasts, Chocolate, Sugar, Honey, Nuts, Gel
- Full Supplies: Water, Cola, Juices, Raisins, Pasteli, Fruit, Bread, Cookies, Milk, Coffee, Tea, Chips, Toasts, Chocolate, Sugar, Honey, Nuts, Gel & Light Meals (Soups, Pasta, Pizza)
Medical & Rest:
- Medical personnel and beds
- These (3) three CPs are also cut-off points.
- Runners who pass those after the closing time will be disqualified from the race(s).