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Barcelona Triathlon – 06.10.19

One of the biggest sporting event in the city, the Barcelona triathlon!
Starting at the Nova Mar Bella beach and into the sea…
There are three different routes that you can register for, with different distances and, prizes.
They are the SuperSprint route : Swim (350m), Bike (10km), Run (2.5km)
Sprint route: Swim (750m), Bike (20km), Run (5km)
Olympic route : Swim (1500m), Bike (40km), Run (10km)

For the Olympic route, the winner will receive €1000, a trophy and a medal
The runner up will receive €700, and the participant in third place will receive €300

For the official website and more details, click the link below!

https://www.barcelona-triathlon.com/en/raceinfo-barcelona-triathlon.php


Carrer de la Mujer – 17.11.19

Women’s Run Barcelona. 
25,000 female runners fill the streets with pink to support fight against breast cancer. This is the biggest female sporting event in Europe!! This is a 7.8 km run for women starting at the Av. Reina Maria Cristina, running to the Arc del Triomph, through Plaça Catalunya, and ending in Av. Rius i Taulet –  both near Barcelona’s Magic Fountain.. a fantastic setting for a fantastic cause.

The mission of this event is to raise awareness and create and environment for women to stand together and fight against sexist violence through two aspects: individual work with women who suffer or have suffered violence; and from associative work and social participation.

A non-profit NGO, where all services are free and aimed at achieving women’s empowerment: individual psychological help, mutual help groups, legal guidance and personalised telephone attention.


Colour run – 6.10.19
Sunday funday at the Barcelona colour run! it is held on the 6th October and starts at the interval times of 09:00, 09:30, 10:00.
The aims is to be happy and have as much fun as possible while becoming as colourful as possible! The route is 5 KM starting from the Parc del Fòrum.
There is also a music concert for the day that you can enjoy before you run or after! Take part as an individual or in a group with friends and family.
Each participant will dress in white and will receive a goodie bag such as a T-shirt, to make it an experience not to forget.