The ‘Ávila monumental’ half marathon will be on May 15

This circuit will take place between the months of April and December 2022 and will consist of 15 tests, including the one in the capital of Avila in just over a month.

Those who wish to qualify for the final classification of the circuit must complete four of them, as detailed during the presentation by the group’s president and mayor of Salamanca, Carlos García, who expressed his satisfaction at being able to resume holding these tests, suspended by the Covid-19 pandemic.

García Carbayo stressed that the circuit is “one of the group’s great commitments to promote tourism and sports in 15 unique destinations, which combine monumental spaces with the UNESCO seal and valuable natural environments, which make participation in any of the races in a unique experience.

The distances of the tests that make up the circuit, in which some 20,000 people have participated altogether, will range, as explained by the event coordinator, Daniel Gutiérrez, between 10 kilometers and the half marathon, so that all of them They will take place totally or partially in the heritage area of ​​each city.

To participate in the 2022 World Heritage Cities Racing Circuit, runners must register through the online form that can be found on the group’s website, ciudadspatrimonio.org.

The Group of World Heritage Cities of Spain organizes the Racing Circuit with the sponsorship of Viajes El Corte Inglés and Paradores, which collaborate in the prizes of the participants in the following way:

Absolute male category

-First classified: El Corte Inglés Travel Award: trip to Rome, a World Heritage City, for two people with flight, hotel and private transfers included.

-Paradores Award: two nights’ accommodation with half board in a Parador.

-Second classified: Paradores Award: two nights’ stay in bed and breakfast in a Parador.

-Third place: Paradores Prize: one night’s stay in bed and breakfast in a Parador.

Female absolute category

– First classified: El Corte Inglés Travel Award: trip to Rome, a World Heritage City, for two people with flight, hotel and private transfers included.

-Paradores Award: two nights’ accommodation with half board in a Parador.

-Second classified: Paradores Award: two nights’ stay in bed and breakfast in a Parador.

-Third place: Paradores Prize: one night’s stay in bed and breakfast in a Parador.