Run through two thousand years of history
Red Bull S.r.l - Via Melchiorre Gioia, 168. 20125 Milano, Italy
May 7, 2017 at 13:00 local time.
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.
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)
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.
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.
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 €
The Wings for Life World Run in Milan is limited to 6500 participants in 2016 to guarantee the best running experience for every athlete.
If the participant limit is not reached before, online Registration will end on May 3, 2017 at 13:00 local time.
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.
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.
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.
More info is coming in the months before the event.