Sunday 26 November 2023

Mezza Maratona Città di Palmanova, Italy - Half marathon runners in the village of Clauiano (Copyright © 2017 Hendrik Böttger /


The Mezza Maratona "Città di Palmanova" (Palmanova Half Marathon) is a road running event held annually in November in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region in the north-eastern part of Italy.

It's a very popular event that attracts more than 1,000 entries, including a large crowd of runners from neighbouring Slovenia and Austria.

Starting and finishing on Piazza Grande, the central square of the star-shaped Venetian fortress town of Palmanova, the race features a flat and fast course that runs through agricultural land and rustic villages on the vast Friulian Plain.


Map of the venue:


21th Palmanova Half Marathon:


  • 26 November 2023 (Sunday)

Event website:


Number of finishers:

  • 2022: 1,210
  • 2021: 1,087
  • 2020: Event cancelled
  • 2019: 1,395
  • 2018: 1,865
  • 2017: 2,322
  • 2016: 2,892



Race information:

Race report and photos:


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