The Marathon & the 10000m runners should have their plastic bags (containing clothing and personal items) already handed over at the special vehicles next to the starting arc, at least 50 min before each race’s starting time. After the finish line, by showing their BIB Number, runners will pick up their bags from a specially arranged area after the Support section, near the K.Karamanlis statue. 5.000m: The 5000m runners should hand over their plastic bags at the finish line, nearby K.Karamanlis  Statue, where they will later pick it up from by showing their BIB Number.  The runners, after handing over their personal items, will get to the starting point (Thessaloniki City Hall) either on foot or during warm-up