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Generali Milano Marathon 2020

Quick facts

Location Milano, Italy

Distance Marathon

Date 05 Apr 2020

About Generali Milano Marathon 2020

***IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This event has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.***



Generali Milan Marathon represents one of the most important sport event in Milan. It is capable of involving more and more both athletes and citizens, acquiring a growing international dimension and appeal.

Completely renewed for the 2015 edition, the single loop route, starting and finishing right in the city center, has been progressively improved in details up to the current design.

Generali Milan Marathon offers runners a modern and complete course, which combines the smoothness requested by top runners and fast amateurs, with the opportunity to admire and enjoy an increasingly beautiful city in its combination of historical and contemporary elements.

Awarded the Silver Label of the IAAF and the FIDAL Gold Label, in 2019 the competition will be enriched with further prestige, becoming the only Italian marathon to be included in the new international circuit Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Rankings. Running in April on the streets of Milan, runners will have the opportunity to earn points to qualify for the first World Age final, scheduled in London in spring 2020.

IMPORTANT: If you are not registered for an Athletics Federation you will need a Runcard to participate in the marathon. Visit  www.runcard.com to purchase yours. You will also need to present a medical certificate 

Practicalities

After Race Services

A few meters after the finish line, you will be channeled into special lines along which these operations will take place: removal of the chip from the bib numberfinisher’s medal delivery, Delivery of the thermal blanket (if advisable according to weather conditions). Going on, you will find the medical area and then the refreshment point. Now, collect the bag with your personal belongings and, finally, reach the changing rooms, massage area and toilets.

Aid Stations

An adequate medical service will be guaranteed along the course, with fixed locations and emergency vehicles following the race, coordinated by I-HELP by BSO.

Equipment Storage

It will not be allowed to bring inside the Montanelli Gardens any container (bag, backpack, etc.) other than the transparent bag provided by the organization 

Maximum Time

The time limit to finish the marathon is 6h30′. There will also be two intermediate “gates”: at the half marathon mark, after 3h15’ from the start (approximately at 12:15 pm) and at the 28 km mark, after 4h20’ from the start (approximately at 1:20 pm). If, unfortunately, you will not be able to pass the gates in time, you may be invited to board the buses for withdrawn athletes, or at least to continue running on the sidewalk and not on the road.

Refreshments

Refreshment stations are located at every 5 kilometres along the route and at the finish line. In every refreshment you will find water, sport drink, fruit and biscuits. An advice: don’t wait to be hungry or thirsty to eat or drink something, but try to take something at every refreshment, in this way you will reduce the possibilities to see your body going in crisis.. Celiac disease is a permanent intolerance to gluten, a protein found in wheat (spelled and khorasan wheat, commonly called kamut), rye, barley, oats or their hybridized strains and products. For intolerant people, AIC Lombardia offers a dedicated service with 3 gluten-free refreshment points at km 20, km 30 and at the finish.

Timing

Timing Data Service (TDS) will time your race from the moment you will pass under the starting gate: in this way, even if you will start from one of the last corrals, you will have the information about your net time. Along the course, TDS will take your time at 10 km, at the half marathon (km 21.097) and at 30 km. And of course at the finish… Even if we will provide you the net time, please remember that according to the official rules, rankings will be based on the “gun time”, that is the time calculated from the starter’s gunshot.

Generali Milano Marathon 2020 Route Map

Generali Milano Marathon 2020 Route Map

Start:

Corso Venezia, Milano MI, Italy

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.