The event is open to all athletes being at least 10. Nordic walkers and fit walkers included.
Underage athletes need the authorization of a parent or of anybody having their custody.
With the registration each participant declares to be in a healthy condition to take part in the race. With this form the athlete waives, releases and forever discharges the event organizers for all his/her liabilities, claims, actions, or damages that he/she may have against them arising out of or in any way connected with the participation in the race.
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Registration fee 2020
• 35€ from 4001 to 6000 athletes
• 40€ from 6001 athletes
The registration fee includes
• Commemorative medal of the race for all finishers
• Medical assistance
• Refreshment station after the finish line
• Toilets at the start and at the finish
• Personal clothes transportation from start to the finish area
• Pre-race transportation
• Post-race transportation
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.
Bib number pick up
The race packet with the bib number and the official T-Shirt could be picked up at the Venicemarathon Expo Village – Porta Blu – inside San Giuliano Park in Venice on: Friday 23rd October from 10am to 8pm and Saturday 24th October 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.
Start area services
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.
VM10K Pacing Team
Pacemakers are your guardian angels during the race!
A group of athletes are at your disposal and will help you to finish the marathon recording your goal! So, give yourself a time goal, look for your pacer and get ready to follow his/her balloon!
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.
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.
The course is entirely closed to traffic and every kilometer is marked.
The Bridge over the Grand Canal, a 170-meters-long bridge which is built just before the marathon and dismantled the night after.
Piazza San Marco and Palazzo Ducale, historical Venice landmarks.
Finish line in Riva Sette Martiri, in the picturesque waterfront of St. Mark's Basin.