Palmanova (Italy), Sunday 19 November 2017

Mezza Maratona Città di Palmanova, Italy - Half marathon runners pass the vineyards at Clauiano (Copyright © 2017 Hendrik Böttger /


Friuli's largest half marathon race is now open to runners from all countries.

It is not restricted any more to athletes from Italy, Slovenia, Croatia and the Austrian state of Carinthia.

However, entrants need to provide a medical certificate for athletics and buy a FIDAL RunCard (€15, valid for one year) if they are not registered with a recognized sports club.

The entry limit is 4,000 runners. Almost 2,900 runners completed the flat and fast course last year. The top finishers were Rok Puhar of Slovenia (1:08:47) and Teresa Montrone of Italy (1:16:16).


General information and map of the venue


Mezza Maratona Città di Palmanova, Italy - Half marathon runners and spectators (Copyright © 2017 Hendrik Böttger /


Race information: 15. Mezza Maratona "Città di Palmanova" 2017

Country: Italy

Venue: Palmanova (Udine 20km, Trieste 52km, Venice 110km, Ljubljana 131km)

Date: 19 November 2017 (Sunday)

Race distance: 21.0975km (certified by FIDAL)

Start time: 10.00

Time limit: 3 hours

Start and finish: on Piazza Grande (Palmanova's main square)

Entries: online; entrants must be registered with a sports club that is affiliated to an athletics federation recognized by the IAAF or they must provide a medical certificate for athletics and a FIDAL Runcard (see details on the official event website)

Entry limit: 4,000 runners

Entry fees:

  • € 22 (entries 1 - 500)
  • € 27 (entries 501 - 1,700)
  • € 32 (entries 1,701 - 3,400)
  • € 37 (entries 3,401 - 4,000)

Bib pick-up: Area Expo (Friday 16.00-20.00, Saturday 14.00-20.00; on the day 7.30-8.30)

You get: a sweater, goodie bag, refreshments on the course and at the finish, chip timing, medal, pasta party after the race

Prizes: to the first 5 men and 5 women and to the first 3 in each age group

Showers, changing facilities, bag storage: yes

Number of finishers 2016: 2,892

Number of finishers 2017: 2,322

Winners 2017:

  • Rok Puhar (Slovenia): 1:07:25
  • Adiam Yemane Negasi (Eritrea): 1:20:07

Event website (in Italian and English):

Mezza Maratona Citta di Palmanova - 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.