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Rome Marathon – 20th Edition

20th Edition Rome MarathonThe 20th Rome Marathon is going to be held on Sunday, March 23rd, starting at 9 am from Via dei Fori Imperiali.
The event involve every year thousands of athletes of all levels, this year more than 17.000 are already entered the race.

For the occasion the historic center of Rome will be closed to traffic, so that the race will cross the most beautiful streets and the most emblematic places of the Eternal City.

The route will pass from the Roman Forum, St. Peter, St. Paul Outside the Walls, Piazza Venezia, the Mouth of Truth, Castel Sant’Angelo, the Foro Italico, Piazza di Spagna, the Trevi Fountain.

Together with the Official Rome Marathon, non professional runners can participate to the RomaFunStracittadina“, a non-competitive run of 4.7 km.

The Rome Marathon is a unique occasion to run in an extraordinary urban environment, that’s why more and more people chose to participate to the race.

For more information: http://www.maratonadiroma.it
About Rome: http://www.aboutroma.com

19th Rome Marathon

On March 17th, a lot of people will run in the magnificent streets of Rome on the occasion of 19th edition of the ACEA Rome Marathon, which this year adopted the UNAR(National Anti-Racial Discrimination, Ministry for Equal Opportunities) slogan: “Ti si apre un mondo, chiudi al razzismo” (A new world opens up to you, close the door on racism”).

Fourteen thousands athletes will compete in the streets of Rome, 6 of whom are from abroad. Rome will be invaded by marathoners from all over the world, and beyond. Besides the marathon, Rome will be in the spotlight of the world for the possible election of the new Pope. In addition, on March 17th, the anniversary of the Union of Italy will be celebrated with a ceremony at the Altare della Patria.

Rome Marathon 2012. Ready to upset the Capital

Ready to go? Start is near and the city of Rome is already shivering with excitement. Rome Marathon comes back with its 18th edition on Sunday 18th March 2012.

Participants will start  at 9 am at Fori Imperiali and you will also have the chance to watch the whole events on TV on La7 channel for the first time from 8 to 12 am and on streaming on the official website.

This edition will boast of 16,000 runners, who,

Start to Run!!! The Marathon of Rome is come back

Here we go again! The marathon of Rome is coming again, this year at its 16th edition and it intends to pay homage to the legendary Olympic Ethiopian champion Abebe Bikila, 50 years after his barefoot challenge at the Olympic Games of Rome in 1960.

Are you ready to run? The start is scheduled on 21st March 2010 at 9.00 am from Via dei Fori Imperiali (near the Coliseum) in Rome, in order to start a lovely spring with a day entirely dedicated to sport and fun.

One of the most expected sport events, which boasts of the stunning

Ready, Steady…Go! The 15th Marathon of Rome starts

On Monday 22nd March, the 15th edition of the most expected marathon by Italian athletes will start: the Marathon of Rome.

The eternal city in fact, will turn into a road racing itinerary dedicated to the professional athletes coming from every corner of Italy and to all well-trained Rome citizens.

Obviously, the race is divided into two categories, one dedicated to