The 25th Venicemarathon

images 2On October 24th, a particular event will take place long the Brenta River to finish in Venice’s Historical Center.

The Venice Marathon brings thousand of participants and is always an exciting show.

Start takes place in Stra, a small town a few kilometers east of Padova, in front of the magnificent Villa Pisani, built in the 18th century, which is the first and the largest of the beautiful mansions of the Brenta riverside.

Course follows the National Road N.11, running through the small towns of the Riviera: Fiesso d’Artico, Dolo, Mira, Oriago and Malcontenta. Runners will arrive near Marghera to enter the center of Mestre and San Giuliano’s Park. Venice appears on the horizon, at the end of the never-ending five-kilometer-long Ponte della Libertà.

From here there is no more tar: you’ll be running over cobblestone, overpassing, one by one, the 14 bridges which created the Venicemarathon legend. After a long and exhauting race into the heart of the city, passing through all the most important monuments, the runners will finnally arrive at the banner at the center of Riva dei Sette Martiri.

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    Comment by Antonio — 25 September 2012 @ 21:36

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