Everything is ready for La Corsa dei Santi, the race in honour of all the saints, known and unknown. The event takes place on Saturday 1 November.
The 10.5-km competition will begin at 10.10 and cross the historic centre on the following route: Piazza S. Pietro, Via della Conciliazione, Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, Piazza Venezia, Basilica di S. Maria Maggiore, Basilica di S. Giovanni in Laterano, Colosseo, Bocca della Verita, Piazza Venezia, Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, Via della Conciliazione, Piazza S. Pietro.
Less ambitious runners will have the opportunity to opt for a 4-km non-competitive race through Prati. It is open to everyone, will start at 10.20, and cover the following route: Piazza S. Pietro, Via della Conciliazione, Piazza Cavour, Via Cicerone, Viale Giulio Cesare, Piazza Risorgimento, Via Crescenzio, Via di Porta Castello, S. Pietro.
During the live TV broadcast of the event it will be possible to make donations by SMS for the Foundation Don Bosco nel Mondo, to create 15 reception centres for children living in conditions of extreme poverty. Donations will be sent to "Oeuvres Maman Marguerite", a Salesian mission based in the Democratic Republic of Congo.