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Traffic diversions in Athens on Sunday

Traffic diversions in Athens on Sunday

Traffic will be diverted on central thoroughfares in the capital this Sunday on the occasion of the Summer Nostos Festival Run – Running for the Future, a nighttime race organized by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation to mark Olympic Day Run, an international Olympic Movement activity promoting mass participation sports.

The races – 10 kilometers, 6 km and 1 km – will take place across central Athens and in the suburb of Kallithea.

Traffic will be gradually phased out between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m., while parking will be forbidden on affected roads from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

The roads to be affected include Vassileos Constantinou, Vassilisis Sofias, Ardittou, Anapafseos, Mousouri, Rizari, Kokkali, Vassilisis Amalias and Syngrou.