Pyramids Race 2018

This year’s Pyramids Race (Pyramidenlauf 2018), organized by the German School in Cairo/ Dokki, will take place on Friday, 23rd of March 2018. This 5k- long run is open to schools, organized groups and the general public. Be advised that the track is partly uneven and stony. During the race it is not allowed to be accompanied by a dog.

Information for the participants:

Start and Finish:                 Behind the panorama view. Please park your vehicle where you are advised by the police and security guards! Admission to the pyramids facility starts at 7.15 a.m.  and ends at 8.00 a.m.

Start time:                          8.15 a.m,

The run:                             The run is along a narrow blacktop road, extending about 2, 2 km into the desert up to a checkpoint. After the turning point (checkpoint) another 1, 2 km will be run on sand/gravel. The runners will return from there along the same route to the finish line.

Rules for participation:      Each runner has to cover the distance without help from anyone else. At the turning point there will be a Check Point.

                                          Running short cuts will cause disqualification.

                                          Certificates for participation can be uploaded and printed via

                                          The German School assumes no liability for any personal injuries or material damages (apart from students, teachers and employees of the DEO).



Application for individuals: 
The registration is via an online application, starting on the 4th February until 1st of   March 2018.
Registrations via the link or the homepage 

The collection date for the Race/registration cards is between the 11th to 15th March from 8.00 am – 12.00 pm at the Deutsche Evangelische Oberschule.

Fee:                                      50 L.E  for DEO Students

                                           200 L.E  for DEO employees

                                           100 L.E. for students and children (till 18 years of age)

                                           250 L.E. for adults

                                           100 L.E. for guests/visitors

For questions regarding registration, please contact:  DEO Kairo +20-2-37481475 or +20-2-37481649, extension numbers  -103 or -130.