The Rome marathon is back, on Sunday in 7500 running in the Eternal City

The Rome marathon is back, on Sunday in 7500 running in the Eternal City
The Rome marathon is back, on Sunday in 7500 running in the Eternal City

Rome restarts from marathon. It runs on Sunday 19 September, the Acea Run Rome The Marathon in an absolutely special edition starting at 6:45 am. Now in its 26th edition, which in March 2020 was postponed due to Covid-19, this year the race will have about 7,500 competitors who will start on Imperial Forums on Sunday morning, 2200 from over 60 countries around the world.

Race under the banner of Green Certification, as per the regulations of the Italian Federation of Athletics. 5300 Italians from all regions. In the lead obviously Lazio with just under 1900 athletes, followed by Lombardy with 600 and Puglia with almost 450 runners. In the special ranking of the most represented cities there are 1,700 people from Rome, Milan with 209 and Naples with 134.

On the podium of foreigners is France with 300 runners, England with 266 and the United States with 202.

In the total 7,500 participants there are 5,900 men and 1,600 women, 20% of the total.

“We are happy to be able to kick off the Acea Run Rome The Marathon. After a year and a half of stoppage due to the pandemic and an enormous effort by our organization, I can be truly satisfied with the feedback from both the runners and the sponsors. – he has declared Alessandro Giacomini, Managing Director Infront Italy – It is the latter in particular that I want to thank, because they believed in us and in our new project and supported us ». It starts tomorrow with “three days at the start with the inauguration of the Expo Village at the Nando Martellini Stadium at the Terme di Caracalla and which will live until Sunday for lunch with the arrival of the athletes of the Acea Run4Rome solidarity relay and with the derby – this time in widespread form – with the possibility of participating from all over Italy. We expect great success and we also count on enthusiasts and citizens to cheer our runners along the magnificent path of the Eternal City “.

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Rome marathon Sunday running Eternal City

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