The Barcelona Marathon is one of the most popular in Europe. The course takes you through the centre of the city and includes main landmarks such as the Camp Nou (the home of Barcelona FC), Sagrada Familia, the Parc de Cuitdadella and finishing a short distance from La Rambla.
Registration for the event is £50 and by signing up you pledge to raise a minimum of £500.
Everyone who completes their the marathon will receive a finisher’s medal, t-shirt and runner bag.
With very few hills or inclines, the course is very flat and fast, and suits first time runners, or those going for a PB!
It's completely urban circuit runs through the centre of a vibrant city on the shores of the Mediterranean. Don't miss any of the unique sites and keep your head up as you pass the modernist architecture of Gaudi, the bustling streets of La Rambla and the beautiful city centre parks.
35 pacers will also join you on the route to help you achieve your goal based on 7 different paces:
2h45', 3h', 3h15', 3h30', 3h45', 4h and 4h30'.
Fundraise and support people like Alfie's Dad
By raising £500, you'll be helping us care for local people like Alfie's Dad and their families, when they need us most. Alfie says, "Dad ended up being so comfortable at the hospice that he didn't want to leave. The nurses, the staff, everyone, made a really difficult time, a very special time."
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to enter?
A £50 non-refundable registration fee is due when booking this event.
What is the sponsorship target?
By signing up to take part you pledge to raise a minimum of £500.
Is travel and accommodation included?
Travel and accommodation are not included in your sponsorship.
How can I raise money?
Saint Francis Hospice will support you every step of the way on your fundraising journey. We recommend getting your fundraising started right away by setting up your JustGiving page. Then share your page with your friends and family and watch the donations start rolling in!
To boost your fundraising further, we can provide you with lots of other materials such as hampers to raffle off, quiz packs to enable you to hold your very own quiz and collection tins and buckets for your workplace.
Any other questions?
For any other questions, please see the official event FAQ’s which are available here.
Talk to us
Have any other questions or just want to speak to a member of the team? Get in touch and we'd love to chat!