The events around the Athens Marathon have become a meeting place for global road running. AIMS has meetings around the event, and also gives their Best Marathoners of the Year Awards and symposiums on the marathon. These events are supported by the Greek Federation.
The Athens Marathon continues to grow and has become a life goal for many marathoners. The Greek Federation has supported this event and the AIMS gathering.
In this audio, Andy Edwards interviews Kostas Panagopoulos, President Of Greek Athletics, prior to the Athens Marathon. Andy Edwards, and Jorg Wenig are Race News Service, and their company provides us coverage to some of the major events around the world.