Lignano Sabbiadoro (Italy), Sunday 23 April 2017

Beach huts in Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy (Copyright © 2017 Hendrik Böttger /


The Marcia del Mare is a non-competitive event for runners and hikers of all ages and abilities, held in the seaside resort of Lignano Sabbiadoro in the Gulf of Venice in northern Italy.

Three flat routes are on offer, approximately 7km, 13km and 25km long.

Participants run or walk on mixed terrain (beach, asphalt, trails, ...) through the resort, through pine forests, along the estuary of the River Tagliamento and along the shore of the Adriatic Sea.

Every year, the event attracts well over 1,000 participants.


Country: Italy

Venue (Map): Lignano Sabbiadoro (Udine 58km, Trieste 92km, Venice 95km)

Date: 23 April 2017 (Sunday)

Routes and start time:

  • 7km: from 8.30 until 9.30
  • 13km: from 8.30 until 9.30
  • 25km: 8.30

Start and finish: Piazza Marcello d'Olivo, Lignano Pineta

Entries: in person in the start area (on the day 7.30-9.30)

Entry fees: € 3 (€ 2.50 for FIASP members)

Timekeeping: No. This is a non-competitive event.

You get: snacks and drinks on the course and at the finish

Number of participants 2015/2016: (?)

Number of participants 2014: ca. 1,500

Event website:


No guarantee is made as to the accuracy or thoroughness of the information on this page! Please visit the official event website to verify the above information.