The capital of modern Italy and the Ancient World, the Rome Marathon gives runners the opportunity to combine an incredible athletic event with the ultimate sight seeing trip. Rome offers an array the world’s most famous and iconic historical buildings for you to explore. From the ruins such of the Roman Forum to the mighty Colosseum, there are landmarks and legends seeping through the streets. Run in the footsteps of gladiators, as you take on a marathon challenge through this ancient city. The Rome Marathon lets your run these historical streets, taking in all the phenomenal sights along the way.