The 13th and the 14th September there will be the second edition of “the Marathon of the Nera Fluvial Park. The “Terni group canoeing” organizes this kind of exhibition for 29 years. Many people participate to the “tourist meeting of Valnerina, all together” and descend the river with the canoe. Now the event is represented by a marathon and it is divided into two different kind of exhibition: the agonistic part and the amateurs. The second “marathon of the Nera Fluvial Park” is for 20 kilometres from Scheggino to Arrone, not far from Marmora Falls. Along the Nera river on Sunday the 14th September the local and national athletes challenge to each other in a competition which join the emotion with the fascination of the natural beauties. The departure is at 10.00a.m. but for the amateurs is an half after.
The application gives also the possibility to receive a rich “competition package” with a sack, typical dishes and a t-shirt, the dinner of Saturday night and the lunch of Sunday. For the escort, moreover, will be other activities like guided visits in Valnerina, trekking and mountain-bike available during all Saturday, the 13th. The best will have a price, for all the possibility to take part to the drawing of technical materials and local typical dishes.
For further information see the website: http://maratona.gruppocanoeterni.it, you see also videos of the previous edition. In that occasion the people who take part were Carlo Mercati and Luca Panzera, athletes of the national team.