The Venicemarathon, that next year will celebrate the 35th edition, is searching for a new title sponsor after the positive period with the multinational company Huawei and the natural expiry of the three-year contract.
Organizers are considering the possibility to another partnership with motivated companies not only to collaborate with a marathon with a unique race course in the world, but also to share larger project, that includes social, charity and environmental activities. For example, Venicemarathon Charity Program, the environmental project Zero Waste Blue and the project of plastic recycling with the partnership of Corepla.
In the 2019 edition 30.000 runners participated to the event, with different targets: 20.000 students participated to the “Alì Family Runs”, the four running events that take place in the Saturdays before the marathon in the cities of Chioggia, San Donà, Dolo and Mestre; 13.000 runners participated to the Venicemarathon and VM10K. The age of participants goes between 35 and 45 years old and the feminine percentage of participations rises to 47% in the 10K and 23% in the marathon.
Venicemarathon was live broadcast at RaiSport for 2 hours and the video was broadcasted in South America, China, Israel, New Zeland, France and the highlights were distributed in 74 different Countries.
The live streaming, broadcasted on Repubblica.it, PmgSport.it and on our website, reached 60.000 users.
On the “social” way, Venicemarathon counts on 62.817 followers in the four platforms (Facebook, Instagram; Twitter e YouTube), with a coverage of 23.667 users/day. The website counted 403.740 users and in a year 1.765,711 visualizations. The press office generated more than 770 articles. The mailing list counts on 70.000 users. Moreover, it was estimates that 35.000 visitors visited the Exposport Venicemarathon Village.
For the 2020 edition there are a lot of good news. Registrations are already 3.000 and Hoka One One, the sport shoe brand, enters in the Venicemarathon family. The Italian brand UYN, Proaction and Alì Supermercati continue their partnership with the Venicemarathon
Venicemarathon is certificated IAAF and it is inserted in the FIDAL Gold marathon. It is also included in the Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Ranking.