Venice Marathon Partnership

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Two cities known throughout the world are coming together in a unique partnership.

The Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon has created an alliance with the Venice Marathon as the two iconic, world-class events seek to expand their growing international fields. 

This partnership combines a romantic, old European city to a modern American metropolis, both unique in the world for their fame and beauty, and you have a chance to run in both! 

Visit our Facebook page today to enter for the chance to win one of two incredible prizes, which include:  

  • Two (2) round-trip economy flights from Los Angeles to Venice, Italy courtesy of Air France*
  • Two (2) Venice Marathon race entries 
  • Four (4) nights hotel stay in Venice, Italy 

*Contest ends on June 21, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. PDT. Terms and conditions apply, see below for details.

As of June 2015, Air France offers its new and improved long-haul cabins on this route as part of a $500 million investment in new services.

The Venice Marathon

The 31st running of the Venice Marathon will take place on Sunday, October 23, 2016. The IAAF Silver Label race is known throughout the world for its beautiful course and unique opportunity to run in the beautiful landscape of northern Italy, through canals of Venice and cross the finish line in Riva Sette Martiri just after passing through St. Mark's square

Course: To view the course and its many highlights, click here.

Registration: Marathon weekend also features a 10K and a family run. To register for the events, please click here.

Contact: For additional details, please click here.           

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions Apply: Entries must be submitted by June 21, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. PDT. Winners will be announced on June 22, 2016 and notified via email. Open only to U.S. resident, must be 18 years or older. Venice Marathon race entries valid for 2016 event only. Hotel accommodations are subject to availability and limited to three nights between the dates of October 20, 2016 to October 23, 2016. Airfare valid only on Air France operated flights between Los Angeles (LAX) and Venice (VCE) for departure beginning June 1, 2016 through February 28, 2017. Flights may be booked within 6 months before departure for Economy class. Both tickets must be used on the same flights and dates. Booking restrictions apply and due to capacity controlled seating, flexibility of travel dates may be necessary, Flights may not be applied towards accruals for any frequent flyer or similar-type program. Taxes for airport and ground authority paid for by the winner. The Air France cabins are available on select 777 flights from Los Angeles to Paris. Additional restrictions may apply. Void where prohibited by law.