The capital of Catalunya, Barcelona, is ready to welcome a new edition of the Marathon next 6th of March 2011. This event is now a “must” in the running world: 42.195 kilometres, starting at 8.30 am from the Avenue Maria Cristina, in one of most beautiful and friendly cities of Europe. The citizens from Barcelona are giving full support to the athletes, racing amongst its colourful streets and avenues. The race takes them around the very best architectural venues like the Sagrada Familia or La Pedrera, by Gaudi.
Since ASO and RPM Racing took over the executive organisation, the registrations have increased from 3,000 athletes to 12,200 in the last race. So far, for the next race, registrations are 31% up on last year
Next event dates:
06 March 2011
Start: 8.30 am; Avenida Maria Cristina
This year, the same organisers are taking the Half Marathon of Barcelona to its 20th race. The event will take place on the 30th of January in a urban circuit of 21,097 km. The Half Marathon of Barcelona was created back in 1981, but for this very special edition under ASO and RPM Racing the event has featured a new website with all the information