On Saturday the 1st of November 2014, in Corralejo, Fuerteventura, theVI Edition of the INTERNATIONAL HALF MARATHON DUNES OF FUERTEVENTURA & III Edition of the 8km Race call "El Quintillo", will be taking place.
This extrordinary trial , will be located during the major part of its route, in the heart of the Natural Park “Dunas de Corralejo” (Corralejo Sand Dunes).
Apart from local and national participation, the “International Half Marathon Dunes of Fuerteventura” includes running participants from all corners of the European Continent.
A desert of fine sand dunes, rough tracks and temperaturas that get above the 25º will be just some of the adversities that our intrepid marathon runners will be up against. Also, not to be forgotton, that the Majestic Atlantic Coast will accompany them all the way and that Lanzarote and the Island of Lobos turn into luxurious expectators of the event.
With all of this we can truley say that the “International Half Marathon Dunes of Fuerteventura” is an event with an African taste but “ MADE IN EUROPE”.
- Race Time Limit: 3 HOURS
- The registration fee is 35 € (Half Marathon) & 20€ (8km Race "El Quintillo")
- Maximun number of participants: 300 (Half marathon) & 200 (8km Race "El Quintillo)
- The open enrollment period will take place from Juny 1, 2014 and is applicable for all athletes, licensed or not, regardless of their country of origin. You can enrollment in the sport shop call DANY SPORT aprox in the middle of the main street.
Special offer in Oasis Papagayo Sport & Family from 40€ into a 1 bedroom apartment (maximum 3 adults) & 70€ into a 2 bedroom apartment (maximum 5 adults). Half board suplement 15€/person/day.
Offer valid from 30/10/14 till 04/11/14 while supplies last availibility.
THE OFICIAL ROUTE:
Throughout the route the sand texturas change. You will come across, white soft sand, compact hard sandy areas, the dunes……however the surrounding views of nature in its purest form will just simply mitigate our efforts.