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21
Feb
2019

Benidorm Half, a different half marathon at sunset

The sunny tourist resort of Benidorm offers thousands of possibilities for sports and leisure.

A city that never leaves you indifferent, where you can discover and take part in the Benidorm Half, a half marathon that will take place on March 2nd from 18:30hrs in the city of skyscrapers.

Logo Benidorm Half 2019

So, if you are passionate about running and you like excitement and challenges, don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy the experience of the Benidorm Half Marathon, it offers sport, tourisim and leisure as well as a fantastic atmosphere.

Here at Servigroup, we offer the best Hotels in Benidorm so you can enjoy the Benidorm Half Marathon and recover and relax in the atmosphere of our hotels, hotels that are adapted to the specific needs of athletes.

 

Half Marathon Benidorm 2019

The Benidorm half marathon is a 21.097m or 21K and 97m or 13,1 mile race. A route that you will need to be prepared and in good physical shape for, although the race also offers a slightly shorter option of 10K.  

This year, the inner-city route offers new elements, a new flat circuit at sea level, without any gradients, very quick and vigorous, spectacular and approved by the RFEA, which will cover the most emblematic streets of Benidorm as well as its distinghuished Levante and Poniente beaches.

The race will commnece at dusk as it is a sunset half marathon where you can enjoy the illuminated skyline of Benidorm. The half marathon race will include two laps through the streets of one of Spain’s most touristic destinations and one lap for the 10K race.

The runners and their companions are in luck, as this year, both the start and finish line will be located at the same point of the Avenida del Mediterráneo, where on Friday and Saturday several tourisim, sport and commercial related activities will be also be held.  

In addition, runners will benefit from high quality services such as, route map, bag storage facilities, on course nutrition and energy every 5km, WC, first aid area, insurance, runner’s fair, tapas marathon, medals, runner’s bags, tech-running shirts and can enjoy a great atmosphere with national and international runners, musical performances, entertainment, briefings, exhibitions, fireworks and much more!

 

Registration Benidorm Half Marathon

Runner reaching the half marathon finish line

The sunset half marathon is about to take place, you can enjoy the experience of the Benidorm Half by registering for the fee of 21€ for the half marathon or 16€ for the 10K race.

Anyone can register for this popular race, whether affiliated or not, there are no gender or nationality restrictions, provided that entrants are over 18 and are at the check point before 18.30hrs.

For this competition, there will be two wave starts for expected performance times. The wave starts are elite 1:10hr-1:20hr, amateurs 1:21hr-1:40hr and all other runners from 1:41hr onwards.

The classifications shall be as follows: junior 18 & 19 yrs, promise 20 to 22 yrs, seniors 23 to 34 yrs, veterans (A) 35 to 39 yrs, veterans (B) 20 to 44 yrs, veterans (C) 45 to 49 yrs, veterans (D) 50 to 54 yrs, veterans (E) 55 to 59 yrs, veterans (F) 60 yrs and over, locals and wheelchair competitors.

There will be three cash prizes for 1st classified 2nd classified and 3rd classified in male and female categories.

You can register via the web benidormhalf.com and follow all images via social media networks with the hashtag #BH19.

 

Don’t think about it any longer, if running is your passion, visit our hotels and enjoy the best running in Benidorm.

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