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Jan 1, 2012

Milan City Marathon 2012 Relay

!!! SEE THE VIDEO IN THE BELOW GALLERY!!! Sunday, April 15 Vibram®, after the success of the Stramilano, attended Milan City Marathon 2012 , for a race of well-being, fun, participation and solidarity. The pioneers of barefooting shoes Made in Italy will competed with four teams of employees and fans of running friends of the famous company from Varese, Vibram®. The relay consisted of 4 people sharing the path, with running fractions of about 10km each. The number 1 team of runners, retracing the history of Vibram®, from Carrarmato to Vibram FiveFingers® , wore a selection of historic and innovative Vibram® soles under the feet of a mountaineer, a businessman, a factory worker and an athlete. In the number 2 team, the runners wore the newest Vibram FiveFingers®. The number 3 team was composed exclusively of female athletes with five fingers shoes declined for women. Finally, in the number 4 team the protagonists were the “Tartarughe della Kirghisia”, minimalist runners, pioneers in the use and appreciation of Vibram FiveFingers®. In the spirit of the Milan City Marathon Relay the brand, always attentive to solidarity, has decided to support, as Charity partner, Art4Sport that participate in the more popular show for runners. Art4sport was created to allow children with prosthetic limbs to practice the sports, even competitively, using sport as a true curative therapy. Among the many projects of the foundation, that of Milan marathon is an opportunity to make known to all the grit and enthusiasm of the Art4sport team.

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