2013 December 02 2013
PRESENTATION OF THE 36th MARCH OF THE TOY WITH THE THIRD EDITION OF THE RUNNING OF CHILDREN
Sunday, December 8 in Verona returns to the traditional running event for charity. It also proposes the "March of the Children," on a path around the Arena, and the news will be the "Exhibition of Old Toy" and the "relay race between parents and children."
Straverona Association, under the auspices of 'Sports Council of the City of Verona, organizes the traditional winter event dedicated to racing and solidarity, with start and finish in Piazza Bra. The March of the toy is in fact always been distinguished by its beneficent end, an event that aims to help underprivileged children through a running event. In this edition, the project also supports the March Week Telethon to help raise funds for research into muscular dystrophy and rare genetic diseases.
Participate in the March of the Toy valuable means to do something and at the same time to challenge themselves solidarity and socialization through a gear that fits perfectly into the Christmas spirit.
The event is scheduled for Sunday, December 8 2013, the 36th edition of the March of the Toy, non-competitive track event-by-step free charity, approved FIASP, departing at 9:00 am from Piazza Bra. Two possible routes, one km 6:01 to 12 km, to run through the streets of the historic center of Verona and the surrounding hills, in a pre Christmas.
Opportunity to enroll in the running events FIASP and UMV, and the day of the event (Sunday, December 8) in Piazza Bra, both for groups and for individual runners. Registration fee for donation, in cash or new toys.
Once again this year the children will be the protagonists thanks to the third "March of the Children", a journey of great charm around the Arena designed for children (born 2000-2010), starting (and incoming) from under the star Piazza Bra 10:30. One way to encourage new generations to healthy sports discovering the most beautiful corners of the city of Verona, and at the same time raising the awareness of young people to the concept of solidarity.
For the first 400 children who register will be given a toy provided by Editrice Giochi and for all a nice surprise ... the arrival of Saint Lucia in Piazza Bra with the donkey.
March of the Children is inserted in the circuit "Straverona Junior," a series of steps aimed at younger runners who will see the final test in the classic derby of Verona, the day before the 32nd Straverona.
Opportunity to enroll on the same day in Piazza Bra, 9:00 am, by paying a fee of 1 Euro.
Special awards to those who enroll in the Group.
From this year, the children will also bring Mom and Dad to run with them. At the end of March of the Children, in fact, follow a non-competitive relay that will see parents and children as protagonists run side by side. The parent child reaches the mid-term and cross the finish line together.
To create a festive atmosphere also contribute 2 Gospel Choirs, which positioned under the traditional star of Piazza Bra, enliven the event with Christmas carols during the whole morning.
The big news this year is an exhibition dedicated to the protagonist of this event: the toy! From 6 to 8 December in Piazza Bra, at the lobby of City Hall, Verona, inside Palazzo Barbieri, you can admire a review history Toy, retracing the steps of their evolution that has characterized the childhood of several generations. A unique opportunity, made possible by AGSM partner of the Toy Show, which will involve children, adults and entire families to come back to remember with pleasure the toys that children have moved.
Opening hours to the public: 9:00 to 13:00 / 14:30 to 6:00 p.m..
Marching for a noble purpose. And 'this is the ultimate goal of the event which offers everyone the opportunity to spend a day together in the open air and at the same time help those most in need at this time. The registration fee for the March of Toys will be donated to charity, and this year also Straverona Association has decided to support Telethon, which in the vicinity of the Marathon Television organized on 14th and 15th December, scheduled in Verona a unique event in its kind, the "Telethon Weekend." Participate in the march of the toy, so this year will mean also help the search.
The event is organized by the Association Straverona, with the sponsorship of 'Sports Council of the City of Verona, and in collaboration with the' Office of the Provincial School of Verona.
Main sponsors event is confirmed DESPAR NORTHEAST, which supports the sport in all its forms as an expression of their closeness to the land, while AGSM will be the partner of the Toy Show. Thanks to the Official Suppliers, GAMES PUBLISHING, SOCADO and TRUNKS, Partner at Green AMIA. An important contribution is also given by the collaboration with ADAMI EVENTS.
The March of the Toy is a unique opportunity to get together and walk all in one direction: that of solidarity.
For information Tel 335 5719550 - 340 4735425 Phone For registration