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11th June 2018

Rome Half Marathon aims to promote Interreligious Dialogue and Peace Culture. YMCA Italy is supporting the "The race of Peace" initiative since the 1st Edition (2017) involving 4.000 runners from 45 countries worldwide.

The 23 September 2018, Rome will be again the home of the world: Via Pacis, this is the name of the half marathon promoted by City Hall of Rome, the Pontifical Council for Culture, the Italian Olympic Games Committee - CONI, the Italian Federation of Athletics – FIDAL, the Italian Paralympic Committee and YMCA Italia, that after the success of 17 September 2017, return to make to live to runner an exciting day along the streets of the Capital. An half marathon which will unite all peoples, people of good will, those who say no to violence and who believe in the beauty of life, integration and sharing.

An event open to everyone because, in addition to the half marathon there will also be “Running For Peace”, a 5 kilometers not competitive.


The enrolment is already open for both races.


1. Half Marathon Km 21,097

The registration fee is:  

  • From 1st June 2018 to 31 August 2018 the registration fee is € 30,00
  • From 1st September to  17 September- the registration fee is  € 35,00
  • Athletes who does not hold a the RUNCARD have to pay in addition € 15,00.

2. Running for Peace Km 5 (non competitive race)

  • Purchase of tickets directly from Ymca Italia: ymcaitalia@ymca.it
  • Registration fee: € 10,00

Accommodation in Rome

Hostel Trust Ever
C Luxury Apartments


For more info contact YMCA ITALY: ymcaitalia@ymca.it