Run your life against breast cancer: there are also Fiorello, Aida Yespica and…

An opportunity to spend an entire day in the open air, in the name of solidarity, well-being and culture

  corrilavita_1920 Fiorello and Aida Yespica are among the well-known faces participating in the solidarity event in Florence

The presenter and showgirl Adriana Volpe will be the godmother of the XX edition of Run life which will take place in Florence on Sunday 2 October thus opening the city initiatives scheduled for Pinktober, the month dedicated to the prevention of breast cancer. The event - which combines sport, culture and solidarity - will be kicked off by Cesare Prandelli, former Fiorentina coach and former coach of the Italy national football team. The event, one of the most anticipated and attended events in Tuscany, aims to promote fundraising for projects dedicated to the treatment of breast cancer to help women through prevention, reduction of waiting lists and support psychological.

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20 YEARS - To celebrate the twenty years of this event, on Saturday 1 October the Municipality of Florence decided to light up the city gates in green, like the color of the 2022 shirt. “ It will be a twentieth edition full of surprises – said Bona Frescobaldi, president of the Corri la vita Onlus Association – which will see personalities from the entertainment world and many friends who have supported our activities for twenty years and who, even in the most difficult times, have always been by our side with their generosity and attention, testifying their solidarity in deeds and with growing enthusiasm ”.

FAMOUS TESTIMONIALS – From the early morning, the stage set up along the Arno in the spaces of viale Lincoln, at Parco delle Cascine, will be animated by friends and 20 testimonials of Corri la vita, including Fiorello and Aida Yespica who will interact with the public and connect in the throughout the day also through the official channels of the event (Facebook and Instagram). 20 Cerion ISPRO-LILT patients will also speak from the stage, wearing the shirts of all 20 editions to testify how the funds raised by the non-profit organization in these 20 years have served to support and help the many women affected by breast cancer.
All participants are invited to share photos and stories on social channels using the official hashtags #corrilavita2022, #clv2022 and #corrilavita20 tagging @corrilavita.
The organization of the event has studied two new routes diversified by degree of difficulty: a first route of about 10.5 km, the second itinerary of about 6.2 km.

NOT ONLY RACE BUT CULTURE – Sunday 2 October will be a great day of solidarity, sport and culture: as per tradition the participants – who will have previously registered on – will have the opportunity to visit exhibitions and museums in Florence for free throughout the day, simply by wearing the Corri la vita 2022 shirt or showing the receipt for the donation made. The initiative by Città Nascosta.
For those who want to help the Corri la vita project but cannot participate in person, the official t-shirt will be delivered free of charge throughout Italy: it will be sufficient to make a minimum donation of 10 euros directly from the event website L’hashtag di questa specifica iniziativa è #corrilavitainitalia. Invitiamo tutti a farsi una foto e pubblicarla sui propri canali social utilizzando l’hashtag #corrilavitainitalia.

FROM CINEMA TO SPORT, FROM MUSIC TO TV - The testimonials who wore the 2022 T-shirt come from the world of television, cinema, music, culture and sport and are: Ornella Muti and Naike Rivelli, Fiorello, Simonetta Cheli, Ilaria Cinelli, Francesca Fagnani, Agnello Hornby, Pasquale Terracciano , Thony, Monica Marangoni, Elisa Zanetti, Aida Yespica, Emilio Giannelli, Beppe Convertini, Peter Gomez, Jacopo Sarno, Elena Radonicich, Mara Maionchi, Sergio Japino, Simonetta Cheli, Ilaria Cinelli, Safiria Leccese, Alessandro Sallusti, Nicola Alaimo, Fabio Capitanucci, Enzo Fileno Carabba, Massimo Sestini, Milly Carlucci, Cesara Buonamici, Patti Smith, Eva Green, Fiorello, Enrico Vanzina, Rocìo Rodrìguez Reina, Chiara Boni, Ernesto Galli della Loggia, Csaba dalla Zorza, Roberto Valbuzzi, Luca Calvani, Isabella Ferrari, Monica Guerritore, Fabrizio Ferri, Mara Santangelo, Mapi Danna, Nicola Santini, but also Diabolik and Eva Kant.
A special prize will be reserved for the three most numerous groups that will wear the 2022 shirt: companies, sports clubs and gyms, associations, universities, schools. Confirmed the 'Erasmus+/Indire Award' assigned to the first participant of the Erasmus group who will cross the finish line.
Finally, street food will be the protagonist under the trees of the Lungarno and Viale Lincoln: for the entire duration of the event, numerous stations will be active and 20% of the proceeds will be donated to Corri la vita Onlus.