Everythıng You Need To Know Before May 8

The countdown to the third Wings for Life World Run has started!

For the ones who are about to register or already registered to run in İzmir, Turkey's official Wings for Life World Run location in 2016, we prepared a useful guide. Check it out and get ready for this unique event!


Race number

A few days before the race, we’ll send you an email with your race number – so keep your eyes open for it!

Registration area

Race numbers and gear will be given away at the registration point which will be built up in MaviBahçe AVM (Karşıyaka) between 5 and 7 May. Since the registrations close at the race week, it will be possible to register to the run at this area in MaviBahçe AVM.

The track

Our race track changed upon technical arrangements and advices and follows as Gündoğdu Meydanı – Sahil Yolu – Karşıyaka – Kuş Cenneti – Menemen now. It passes through a lovely and special scenery and offers a unique experience to the participants.

Starting time

The race will start at this very point on May 8, at exactly 2 pm local time.

Start point

The starting point of Wings for Life World Run in İzmir is Gündoğdu Meydanı (Gündoğdu Square). From Saturday morning (May 7) till the end of the run, the race area and our partners’ areas will be open to the public.

Returning back to the start point

Participants who are caught by the Catcher Car will be taken to the starting point with shuttles.


For the participants who'll come to İzmir from other places, we have some great offers, but you should hurry and book one soon! Here you can check the bundles.

You should also know...

This year, Wings for Life World Run comes to Red Bull TV! If you're not running, you can watch the global race live. 

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