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Barcelona Marathon 2014 - Zurich Marató Barcelona 2014

Barcelona, Spain
Friday, March 16, 2014

Barcelona Marathon 2014

The Barcelona Marathon 2014 - or the Zurich Marató de Barcelona, as it is officially - takes place on 16th March. Start and finish of the 42,195 km long circular course is the Av. Reina Cristina. This is the street that ascends from the Plaça Espanya to MNAC at the Font Màgica. Behind the fountain, which is activated already during the day of the marathon and radiate its beautiful charm, there is the fair trade located here (Marató Expo). It starts two days before the marathon takes place.

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Marathon Course

Start of the marathon: 8.30. Temperatures are between 13-17 ° C, mostly sunny weather is to be expected. The best way to get there is by subway, lines 1 and 3, Plaça Espanya. The route is a circular course through Barcelona. The flat course runs through the city, first in a Western direction, passing any attractions such as the Camp Nou, a short distance on the Gran Via de les Cortes until Passeig de Grácia, the shopping mile in Barcelona, passing the Casa Milá and the Casa Batló, moving on to the Sagrada Familia and the Hospital de Sant Pau as well as the Torre Agbar, leaving behind the Parc de Cuitdadella and Arc de Triomf, to finally approach the starting point, when having passed the Gothic District which leaves you a short distance to the Rambla. Tens of thousands of spectators line the route and cheer the participants.

Registration for the marathon and fees

To apply for the marathon, please turn to the official website of the marathon. Until the first 10,000 registrations the fee is €61.50, up to 17,000 registrations €73.00 and from 17,001 registrations the fee is €84,00. Registrations close March 12, 2014.