STRAMILANO 2017: BACK TO RUN IN THE SHADOW OF “MADONNINA”
Save the date: Sunday the 19th of March everyone is back to run with lots of new stories, voices and people for an entire day devoted to sport, fun and sharing
Milan, 18th January 2017 – Amateur and professional athletes, youngster, families and children with a running passion of every age and level are ready to run Sunday 19th of March for Stramilano 2017: the most competitive and famous race of Italy that every year brings together thousands of people from all over the world.
An oceanic wave of people will overrun the streets of a different Milan plenty of music and carefreeness, reaffirming the friendship’s spirit, solidarity and friendly competition, which are all along the values of this event.
The 46° edition of the running will be dedicated to Fabio Cappello, the young runner who passed away last year at the end of the Stramilano’s Half Marathon: all together #corriamoperfabio.
The special guest of Stramilano 2017 is the Paralympic athlete, European silver and bronze 2016 Giusy Versace, who will take part to the event together with her association Disabili No Limits Onlus.
The running, in the heart of Milanese’s and not only, will follow three big events in a big party with music and balloons: Stramilano 10 Km, Stramilanina 5 Km e Stramilano Half Marathon.
The first to go at 9.00 am from Piazza Duomo shall be the participants of Stramilano 10 Km, the friendly race where runners of every age and level will walk down the most characteristic streets till the Arena Civica “Gianni Brera”.
At 9.30 am, always from Piazza Duomo, will start Stramilanina, where the protagonists are going to be the children. The young athletes and their partners will run for 5 Km towards the historical centre of Milan seducing the public with sweetness and harmony.
In conclusion, at 11.00 am in Piazza Castello, Stramilano Half Marathon will take place. Thousands of professional athletes and sport lovers will run the classic distance of 21,097 Km.
The finish line is the Arena Civica, where all the athletes, old and young, can enjoy some moments of relax, fun and refreshment before the suggestive Award ceremonies.
For further information regarding the activities and events of Stramilano 2017: Facebook page (www.facebook.com/Stramilano) where is possible to share opinions, advices and be updated on the race, the canal of YouTube (www.youtube.com/Stramilanopeople) and the website www.stramilano.it where is possible to find all the useful information for enrol to the three races and consult the suggestion either of trainers or doctors to deal the race in the best possible way.
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