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Registration for the fifth annual Marakez Pyramids Half Marathon will be processed in four phases, beginning with the Lowest Price Guarantee phase, which will last for a limited period of just one week, ending at midnight on Tuesday, February 28th, 2023.

Important Notices:

1. There are three distances to select from.

2. The 21K and 10K races are officially certified by AIMS (the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races) and are timed using the MyLaps Timing System. Both the 21K and 10K begin at 7:00 am and have a three-hour cut-off time. 21K and 10K runners also receive authentic PUMA race t-shirts as part of their Race Packs. The minimum age for 10K participation is 12 years old and the minimum age for 21K participation is 16 years old. Age is calculated based on year of birth.

3. The 5K Fun Run begins at 11:00 am and is open to runners of all ages and abilities. Participants can choose to run or walk the distance. The minimum age for the 5K Fun Run is 8 years old. Age is calculated based on year of birth. The 5K Fun Run is not timed and participants also earn a finisher's medal at the Finish Line. 5K Fun Run participants will receive a commemorative race t-shirt as part of their Race Pack at the Expo.

4. Ticket prices are detailed below in Egyptian pounds. These ticket prices are for Egyptian nationals and foreign nationals who reside in Egypt and possess a residency permit. Non-resident foreign citizens should sign up at the link at the bottom of this page.

Runners must register, select their race distance and complete payment online.

Race Pack Pick-Up, including Race ID, Race T-Shirt, & Race Number, will be conducted at the


Runners must confirm that they have read & agreed to all TICKET TERMS before signing up.

Kindly note that ticket prices do not include Value Added Tax (VAT).

Race Ticket Fees include the following:

Race t-shirt, drawstring bag, access bracelet, race number, MyLaps timing service (21K & 10K runners only), access to the Giza Pyramids Complex, and of course premium finisher's medal with the words 'I RACED THROUGH HISTORY'.

Lowest Price guarantee

(Until February 28th)

 5K     EGP 500

10K    EGP 700

21K    EGP 700

early-bird registration

(Until May 31st)

 5K     EGP 650

10K    EGP 850

21K    EGP 850

general registration

(Until November 30th)

 5K     EGP 800

10K    EGP 1000

21K    EGP 1000

late registration

(Until December 10th)

 5K     EGP 1000

10K    EGP 1200

21K    EGP 1200

Egyptian nationals and residents

If you are an Egyptian national or are a foreign national who lives in Egypt and has a residency permit, please click on the link below in order to sign up for the race.

across the world

The Marakez Pyramids Half Marathon is proud to welcome runners from almost 80 nationalities to Egypt. Foreign participants (those who do not hold Egyptian citizenship or do not have a permit to reside in Egypt), please click on the link below in order to sign up for the race.

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