Limite de Tempo
Limite de participantes
Opening of Sport Expo, Sports and Leisure Fair where the athletes can collect their kitbag (bib number and the official t-shirt).
Kitbag (bib number and official t-shirt) delivery at Sport Expo – Sports and Leisure Fair.
Start of the EDP Christmas Race.
One of the oldest races in Portugal, the “EDP Grande Prémio de Natal” (GPN) was very popular in the 60’s and 70’s with the presence of the top national athletes. In the last few years the event recovered its notoriety and status due to the partnership between Maratona Clube de Portugal and the city Running Association “Associação de Atletismo de Lisboa”, that revive the race and made it one of the most popular 10km race in Portugal. Departing from Benfica, Avenida Marechal Teixeira Rebelo, next to Luz Hospital the race continues along Benfica to Campo Grande. From Campo Grande, the race runs through the Avenida da República, passing through Campo Pequeno to Saldanha. From Saldanha follows the Av. Fontes Pereira de Melo to Marquês de Pombal and descend the Av. da Liberdade to Restauradores where the finish line is located.
The athletes can collect their kitbag (bib number and the official race t-shirt) on the 13th (Friday) and 14th (Saturday) of December, from 10:00 to 20:00, at the Electricity Museum on the Av. Brasília in Lisbon.The athletes must present their registration document (sent by email) and a personal ID document to collect their kitbag. The athletes can nominate someone to collect their BIB. The nominee needs to present the registration document and a copy of a personal ID document from the registered runner. The kitbag of the EDP Grande Prémio de Natal will include oficial race t-shirt, personalized ship, a bag and special offers from sponsors. No participation kits will be delivered at the race day.
How to get to the starting line
The starting line is located at the Av. Marechal Teixeira Rebelo, near the “Hospital da Luz”. To get to the departure, the athletes can use for free (presenting their BIBs) the Lisbon public transportation system (subway, buses and trains) available from 07:00 to 17:00. The race starts at 10h30.