Lonely Planet Writer

Are you tough enough for Greece’s Sparta Endurance Race?

Are you tough enough?
Are you tough enough? Image by Steven Auger / CC BY 2.0

Registration is now open for participation in the ‘300 of Sparta’ endurance race in Greece. The eight-day, multistage road race from Sparta to Thermopylae in Greece will be held in the spring 2015, from 26 April to 3 May. It follows the route on which King Leonidas led 300 Spartans to fight the Persian army in 480 BC and the total distance is 378km. The number of participants is strictly limited to 300.
Read more:  300ofsparta.com