The EDP 8K is one of the most popular distances in Portugal, its start is on the famous Vasco da Gama bridge and the finish line is in the Parque das Nações.

The start is at the same time, 10:30, and location as the Vodafane Half Marathon and allows its participants to have a beautiful view along the course.

EDP 8K is very popular because the short distance and a lot of animations and the funny participants.

You may walk or run in this amazing course. Up to you !


  • All the participants must be born in 2009 or before to be admitted if alone in the course, they must be accompanied by an adult . The EDP 8Kis a distance not ranked and open to every participant .
    Neither Bicycles, skates nor others wheeling vehicles will be not permitted on the course , except wheelchair that have a special ranking, or the official vehicles.

    The participation in this international event is under your own entire responsibility and risk.


- Bib Number: all packages will be given in the Expo, Parque das Nações ( Seaside, Sala Tejo Altice Arena ), between 3 and 5 of october, from 10.00am to 08.00pm, only under presentation either a document proving the payment of your entry fee or the e-letter you have received after your registration online with your I.D.
Absolutely no bib numbers will be available for pick up on race day, Sunday, october 6.

Complete instructions, safety pins, will be enclosed with your bib number.

 - To ensure that the streets will reopen to traffic in the hours, the time limit for the completion of the Luso Half Marathon is 03:00. This limit will be strictly respected. Participants must keep a pace that will respect the time limit for completion of your run or walk. The time limit starts when the last participant crosses the start line.

 - Cancellations

Registration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and entries are not transferable. We're sorry, but we cannot admit exceptions. If you cannot participate, you may not sell your registration. You cannot transfer your registration to next year's event, nor for future events.

 - Sunday october 6, 2024
 - Transports to the Start Line - Vasco de Gama Bridge

 - Only buses provided by the organization will allow you access to the START line.
These buses are free of charge and will get the athletes to the Start Line between 7:30 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. They will depart from the Avenida D. João II, between the "Gare do Oriente" train station and the Shopping Center "VASCO DA GAMA"

 - To go to the "EXPO'98 - Parque das Nações" area, the athletes will be able to use the subway, the trains and the buses around Lisbon for free, as long as they wear their race-numbers.

 -Last BusAttention: Last bus to the start area will leaves at 09:00 am - don't miss it ! Last Bus

You finish your race
You will receive a medal after finishing the EDP 8K . Medal