Wellness and Sport: The Padova Marathon


As part of the wellness and sports initiatives, the University of Padua will once more participate in the annual Padova Marathon on Sunday, April 21, 2024.

A limited number of staff and students can register to run on behalf of the University of Padua without paying registration costs. This group includes 70 competitive runners (Full Marathon of 26 miles/42.195 km or Half Marathon 13miles/21.097 km) and 100 non-competitive runners (Stracittadine courses stretching 10, 5, and 1 km).

Those running on behalf of the University receive a free pectoral bib number and t-shirt. 

How to Register


  1. Please complete the online Application Form 2024 – Stracittadine, before 10 am on Monday, March 18, 2024.
  2. Once the applications are closed, selected runners will receive a confirmation e-mail. 


  1. Please complete the online Pre-application Form 2024 – Full Marathon and Half Marathonbefore 10 am on Monday, March 18, 2024;
  2. Once pre-registrations are closed, selected runners will receive a confirmation e-mail and information on how complete the registration form.


PLEASE NOTE: All registrants must have a FIDAL membership (company, company code, card number) or Runcard membership (card number) and hold a medical certificate for competitive Athletics sport activity that is valid up until April 21, 2024 (for more info: Marathon and Half Marathon). Non-members can request to receive a FIDAL membership from the CUS Padova (more information will be sent by e-mail), membership cost through CUS Padova is 30 euros.

All final registered runners will receive a confirmation email.

Ufficio Public Engagement

Riviera Tito Livio, 6, 35129 Padova
tel. 049.827.3850-3924
email benessere.sport@unipd.it