TRIESTE RUNNING FESTIVAL From 29 April to 6 May the Trieste Running Festival is back. It’s the most crowded event in Friuli Venezia Giulia, starting on Sunday 29 April with the Trieste SoloWomenRun (www.solowomenrun.it), followed by the Miramar Young and the Trieste Doggy Run on 2 May. On 3 May the doors of the Casa Miramar will open. On Saturday 5 May fringe events will take place and Sunday will feature the enthralling Generali Miramar Family, the Miramarun Challenge and the Trieste 21K.
SIGN UP AT WIND On Thursday 12 April at the Wind shop in piazza Unità d’Italia you can sign up for the Generali Miramar Family, the Miramarun Challenge, the Trieste 21K and the Trieste SoloWomenRun Challenge, from Monday to Saturday, from 10 to 13 and from 15.30 to 19.30. Registration will continue until 30 April at Wind, while on 3 May you can sign up only at the Casa Miramar (Sala Colonne, Regione, piazza Unità d’Italia, entrance on the waterfront) for the Generali Miramar Family and Challenge, and on 4 and 5 May also for the Trieste 21K, with the collection of the race packs. At Max Mara shop, free registration for the Trieste SoloWomenRun Open continues (non competitive).
A RECORD HALF The New course for the Trieste 21K half marathon this year will start from the main square in Aurisina; it is a fast flowing course, designed by technical director Apd Miramar Paolo Giberna. There are over 1200 entrants already, coming from all over the world, figures are growing +20% compared to last year.
7K CHALLENGE NEWS: 2018 news is the Miramarun Challenge, a competitive version of the 7K, starting just before the Family event, featuring maximum 500 athletes and a final result list will be available.