| 25 June 2023 6:30 am
Tylliria Trail Run at Kato PyrgosRegister
Date / Time 25/06/2023 - 6:30 am
Venue Kato Pyrgos main street
The race is organized by RuNicosia (Non-Profit Organization) with the strong support of the Kato Pyrgos Community Council and the Nicosia Tourism Board. It comprises two races one for 18.5km for short distances trail runners and beginners and a longer one for 33.5km for the demanding and experience trail runners. Runners will enjoy the magnificent picturesque of the Kato Pyrgos and the Morphou bay while they may be outrun by the mouflons which are present at the area and overflew and overseen by the Aquila Fasciata Eagle (species under extinction).
The race start and finish will be at the Kato Pyrgos landmark, the centenarian oak tree situated at the village main road. Following a paved road, the runners will enter the Katouris dry riverbed with trees and thick vegetation on both sides protecting the runners from the sun. Once reaching the Katouris river water dam, the runners will start an uphill route through forest roads and trails. Following very steep slopes, fire protection zones, and running over mountain ridges the runners will be overwhelmed by the picturesque and the beautiful view of the Pyrgos bay the deep blue, and the landscape of the area. Passing by the Pano Pyrgos village runners will enter the finishing leg and will arrive at the finish line via the main road.
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