Kyvernitis Travel was among the Grand Supporters of the “No Finish Line” charity race, which took place for the first time in Athens, with the participation of thousands of runners, amateur and professional athletes.
Following races in Monaco, Paris and Oslo, Athens hosted the event on April 26-30, in an effort to raise awareness and support the Association “Together for Children”. The race was attended by “No Finish Line” founder Philipe Verdier, who said that, “No Finish Line Athens has been the best race in the world!”
Men, women and children of all ages, ran or walked along the especially designed route at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, covering 50,903 kilometers and collecting a total of 25,451.5 euros.
The Kyvernitis Travel participated with a 22-member team. “We are especially thrilled to have been part of the 1st ‘No Finish Line’, which took place in our country with the aim to support an organisation as important as ‘Together for Children’,” said George Kyvernitis, Vice President of Kyvernitis Travel SA. “The active participation of the Kyvernitis Travel SA team is just the beginning of all that is to follow and we hope that next year we will celebrate the second ‘No Finish Line’ ,” he added.
A number of distinguished athletes also participated in the event, including the Ambassador of the run and Olympic medal winner Nikos Kaklamanakis, Olympic medal winners Sofia Bekatorou and Byron Kokkalanis, Olympic rowing champions Vasilis Polimeros and Chrysa Biskitzi, Paralympic athletes Pavlos Mamalοs and Kelly Loufaki, triple jump champion Voula Papachristou and the Greek National Walking Team.