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Barcelona Marathon, Sunday 6 March 2011 

All Sports Travel has teamed up with UK's Running Crazy (official agents to the Barcelona Marathon 2011) to provide you with simple, well organised travel arrangements with guaranteed race entry so you can focus on enjoying the event (and concentrate on your training!).

The course forms and loop and is flat which makes it great for site seeing during the run.  The marathon takes you through the city passing most of the cities main tourist attractions. Take in the Camp Nou, Gran Via de les Cortes. Passeig de Grácia (the shopping mile in Barcelona), Casa Milá and the Casa Batló, Sagrada Familia and the Hospital de Sant Pau. You then pass the Torre Agbar, Parc de Cuitdadella and Arc de Triomf to finally approach the finish through the breathtaking Gothic District.  You'll experience great support as tens of thousands of spectators line the route each year and cheer on the particiapnts.

Marathon runners of all abilities are catered for by our team, so why not make this your club’s annual getaway? The course and support is excellent and the event is well marshalled and policed. Check out the course map

The format for the weekend will follow the ‘Running Crazy’ tried and tested formula.

Tour package includes:

  • International flights with Easyjet or regional airline
  • Greeted at airport by ‘Running Crazy’ staff
  • 3 nights bed and breakfast in a great 4* hotel close to the start/finish line
  • Optional pasta meal the night before the race
  • Guaranteed race entry
  • Collection and delivery of race number/timing chip/goody bag
  • Reception and course briefing
  • Medal and/or T-Shirt
  • Race support
  • Full results service
  • Optional CD/DVD with you in action (optional at £5)
  • Great ‘Running Crazy’ after race party
  • ‘Running Crazy’ guide and map of Barcelona
  • The services of the ‘Running Crazy’ team all weekend
  • Fully ATOL protected

 Tour itinerary:

  • Friday 4th Mar - Depart from regional airport. Arrive in Barcelona and be welcomed by Runing Crazy staff. Transfer to your hotel. Visit Running Expo (10am-8pm)
  • Welcome meeting in the evening.
  • Saturday 5th Mar - Day at leisure. Visit Magic Fountains. Reception meeting at 17.30 where you will collect you race number and we will answer any questions you may have. Optional pre-race pasta party.
  • Sunday 6th Mar  - Meet in reception and transfer to start area. Marathon starts at 08.30. Running Crazy staff supporting throughout and will assist at finish. Optional evening meal, followed by ‘Running Crazy’ after race party
  • Monday 7th Mar - Check out of hotel and get private transfer to airport for return flight home.


All this from £399pp based on two people sharing. Single supplement charge applies £30 per night. Price subject to availability.

Call now to book - 0800 840 7289

 

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