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Running in Barcelona

Running in Barcelona

Running and routes - an article for the ones that loves running

The Catalan capital is very appreciated for sports lovers because of the mild climate and good route opportunities for runners. What is better than running along the sea at dawn or ride the streets of El Born in the darkness? Decide for yourself and choose the most important routes by foot of Barcelona. The new challenge? Are you ready?

Here are the different routes by foot in chronological order:

1. Sant Antoni Route

As usual, responsible for hosting athletic events is the Carrera de Sant Antoni, with a distance of 10 kilometers. A good opportunity to eliminate those calories from meals after the holidays.

  • When? Late January
  • Distance? 10 km
  • Time? 9.30
  • Register here

2. Barcelona Half Marathon

  • When? Mid February
  • Distance? 21 km
  • Time? 8:45
  • Register here
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3. Barcelona Marathon

  • When? Mid March
  • Distance? 42 km
  • Register here

4. Ironman

It is a race like the triathlon, but covers longer distances.

  • When? End of May
  • Distance? 226 km or 113 km
  • Register here

5. The Color Run

This is a race where the goal is not to stand in the crowd, but rather have fun and enjoy the moment. 5 km laughing, painting and music!

  • When? Early June
  • Distance? 5 km

6. Barcelona Triathlon

Swimming, cycling and running, are you motivated? Three difficulties available.

  • When? Mid-October
  • Distance? 51 km, 26 km, or 13 km

7. Cursa de la Merce

You can also take time to go running on your own. Barcelona is full of nice routes and parks to go jogging (Parc Guell, Ciutadella, Montjuïc, etc.) or the beach (Barceloneta, Puerto Olímpico, etc.).

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