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9th edition of the 10K Corpore São Paulo Classic
will be held on the 23rd of November. This traditional
race has an international scope and this year it will
be at the center of many activities, meetings and celebrations.
A Sports Fair will be held on November
21 and 22. During this time, those in the sports industry
will take the opportunity to display their products
to the public while, simultaneously, various educational
and entertainment programs will be provided for the
visitors. The event will take place at the headquarters
of AMCHAM—the American Chamber of Commerce, on
Rua da Paz, 1433, from 12 to 9 PM on Friday and from
9 AM to 6 PM on Saturday.
fair will be the location for the runners registered
in the race to pick up their race numbers and chip.
At 7 PM on the 21st, there will also be a lecture by
Antônio Herbert Lancha Junior on the subject “Nutritional
tips for runners.”
Directors of AIMS (the Association of International
Marathons and Road Races) will be in South America for
the first time, in order to participate in a seminar
that has as its main purpose the exchange of data between
the organizers of the main road races of the world.
It will be a unique opportunity for national and South
American organizers. The event will also be open to
the interested public.
This seminar will take place in the
AMCHAM auditorium, at 3 PM, on the 22nd. The subject
of athletics will be discussed by a variety of important
people that have been invited by AIMS. The main focus
of these lectures will be to discuss and present race
events, new techniques and new regulations to the organizers,
as well as discuss difficulties, etc.
At 6 PM, on the 22nd, the Technical
Congress (that is required for the elite runners and
coaches that will be participating in the race on the
following day) will be held.
WOMEN OVER 35 AND MEN OVER 40: ELITE B VETERANS!
year, the innovation for veteran runners is the Elite
B Veteranos. To find out more about the technical requirements,
here [only Portuguese].
23 is the big day! The meeting place for the race will
be in the parking lot of the Assembléia Legislativa
de São Paulo (São Paulo State Legislature),
a location nearby Ibirapuera Park. The race itself will
start on Pedro Álvares Cabral Street, at 9 AM
The awarding of the different age groups
will occur in a ceremony in the Câmara dos Vereadores
de São Paulo (São Paulo City Council),
on Monday, the 24th, located at Viaduto Jacareí,
100, Bela Vista, São Paulo, at 7:30 PM, in the
Salão Nobre on the 8th floor. Awards will be
given to the first three competitors in each age group,
male and female.
Brazilian athletes and coaches consider
the 10K Corpore São Paulo Classic to be one of
the best races in the country, both for its technical
management as well as for the attention and quality
that Corpore provides for all the participants, from
the first to the last placed.
year, and for the second time in Brazil, the Women’s
Elite A of the 9th Edition of the “10K Corpore
São Paulo Classic” will start ten minutes
before the mass start (upon the suggestion of the IAAF
(International Association of Athletics Federation).
Highlighting the Women’s Elite is a worldwide
trend, and aims to end any subterfuge by eliminating
all the usual kinds of pacing (voluntary, fortuitous
The 1st Zumbi dos Palmares trophy was
awarded in 2002. It honors an Afro-American leader that
changed the direction of Brazilian history during the
slave era. This was an initiative of the São
Paulo City Council in conjunction with Corpore (São
Paulo Runners Association). This year, the trophy will
again be awarded to the top runners.