It's a non competitive race open to everyone on the last 10 kms of the Venicemarathon race course. The start is from the Exposport Venicemarathon Village – San Giuliano Park in Mestre, Porta Blu, and the finish line is in Venice in Riva Sette Martiri right where the Venicemarathon finishes. The race course is one of the nicest and most picturesque in the world, thanks to the unique bridge on the Grand Canal built for the race, the marvelous detour in St Mark's Sq. and the finish line between people cheering in Riva Sette Martiri.
Sunday, 27th October 2019.
The start will be given at 8:30am approximately from San Giuliano Park – Porta blu. There will be three different waves: one at 8:30am for the competitive race and two for the fun run at 8:35am and 8:40am.
The exact start time will be decided the day before the race, according to operational needs and TV broadcasting needs.
average high: 15°C / 59°F
average low: 7°C / 44°F
Bib number pick up
The race packet with the bib number and the official t-shirt could be picked upat the Venicemarathon Expo Village – Porta Blu – inside San Giuliano Park in Venice on: Friday 25th October from 10am to 8pm and Saturday 26th Octrober from 9am to 8pm.
You can get to the start line in San Giuliano Park using buses provided by the organization for only registered athletes.
Personal kit bag transportation
Athletes will be allowed to use the kit bags provided by the organization ONLY (they will be distributed with the bibs).
Note! Other types of bags will not be accepted.
The Timing Data Service chip is attached to the bib number and it will record the net time of the race. Do not remove it, no chip no time! The timing chip is disposable therefore it doesn’t need to be given back.
The time limit to complete the race is 1h45', after this limit athletes on the race course will be kindly invited to leave the track.
The Finish area
The finish line is in Riva Sette Martiri. After the finish line you will be “processed” through the system: you will receive a medal, you can collect your kit bag with your personal belongings further on along Riva Sette Martiri you find the post finish line area reserved to all participants, here you will find:
The final refreshment station.
The covered changing areas.
A thorough medical assistance service will be offered by the organizing committee in collaboration with local medical facilities.
To go back to the mainland from the finish line there are free services for athletes.