Preregister nowMay 6



Local time
Day run

The business, fashion and design capital of Italy

Run through two thousand years of history


Red Bull S.r.l - Via Melchiorre Gioia, 168. 20125 Milano, Italy

Date & Time

May 7, 2017 at 13:00 local time.

Location and Course Description

The Italian race will start again in Milano. Runners will breathe the air of the business, fashion and design capital of Italy. The starting line is set in Piazza Castello, the historic hearth of the city. First 40 km will be in the city, after that runners will race towards Pavia. During the race participants will run through some of the most iconic spots of the city such as Piazza Duomo, San Babila, Piazza della Scala, Parco Sempione, Arco della Pace and Navigli.
For a detailed map of the course, please have a look at the bottom of the page.

Wings for Life World Run Venue Information

The Wings for Life World Run Village will be set up around the race starting point. Beside race number pick-up there will be a lot of other things happening at the Wings for Life World Run venue: Expo, shows, food and beverage and of course the chance to enjoy the global broadcast of the race on a big screen among others. A designated participants’ area will provide changing facilities, pick up and drop off of clothes and snacks and drinks.


In our unique event concept, all wheelchair participants are part of the global Wings for Life World Run and can compete with the runners. We will try to accommodate all participants in wheelchair but due to the global character of the race special rules will need to be enforced to obtain a valid result (see Rulebook)

Timing and Race Number Handout

You will receive a race number that contains a timing tag that is activated when you pass the Catcher Car at the start line. This tag then registers your result when the Catcher Car passes you at the end of your race. All participants who register until March 13 1pm local time, 2017 will receive a personalized race number.

Race number handout will happen on the event weekend. More information will be provided in the months before the event.

Starter Kit

All participants will receive a starter kit. This kit will include unique items like a t-shirt from global partner Puma and other features to be defined in the upcoming months.

Entry Fee and Timelines

May 8 until September 1                   25 €     

Until November 30 , 2016:                30 €

December  1 until Feb  21, 2017:     35 €

March 1 until May 7, 2017:                  40 €

Participant Limit

The Wings for Life World Run in Milan is limited to 6500 participants in 2016 to guarantee the best running experience for every athlete.

Registration Deadlines

If the participant limit is not reached before, online Registration will end on May 3, 2017 at 13:00 local time.

Medical Information

In consultation with the local authorities, we offer sufficient medical service onsite and along the course.
If you are allergic to something or have other important information for the medical team in case of emergency, please make sure to note this on the provided form on the reverse side of your race number.

Refreshment Stations

We will provide refreshment stations at least every 5 km of the course. We will provide you with still mineral water, Red Bull Energy Drink pure or mixed with water, fruit and other nutrition.

Shuttle Service

When the Catcher Car passes you, your race is over. In order not to impact on local traffic you will be able to come back to the Wings for Life World Run Village using the city underground service. Race track is designed in order to be always as close as possible to an underground station. You will be shuttle back by the organization bus service in case your race will end outside the metropolitan area. More info on the system is coming in the months before the event.

Arrival and Accommodation

More info is coming in the months before the event.

Wheelchair Detailed Info

Be prepared

18°C Average temp
65% Humidity
13% Chance of rain

Averages for Milano
Global partner
BF GoodrichPUMA
Local partner