Florence Marathon: a Marathon between Art and Culture
Come back in Florence the 28th edition of the Florence Marathon: the appointment is set for the 27th November 2011. The classic international road race has seen an exponential growth in the number of members, earning the second place among the Italian marathons, behind only that of Rome.
It is not just a sporting event, but a true cultural event that has become a “must” for runners from around the world that the last year showed a record of members, with 10.200 participants.
Participants of Florence Marathon will run for 42 kilometers and 195 meters wrapped in centuries of art, history and culture. The race will also be followed live on TV on Raisport1 that since last 7 years accompanies the event.
The path will move to the landscapes and the most beautiful monuments of Florence that made it famous throughout the world such as Piazza del Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio and will end in another fascinating square like Santa Croce.
For more information about this road race visit the official website of the Florence Marathon.
If you do not want to miss this event that since years attract people from all the world come to spend a weekend in Florence: book your room in one of the best hotels of Ars Hotels chain, in the heart of Florence.