14th Empúries Marathon
Sunday, May 1st
We offer you an urban and very attractive circuit that runs through the incomparable setting of L’Escala and Sant Martí d’Empúries. You will be able to enjoy our bay which has become part of the club of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World, a distinction with the endorsement of Unesco which only currently has about thirty bays in the world and which recognizes the tourist values, landscape and cultural of our environment.
The Empúries Marathon in L’Escala
Departure will be at 8.30am. from the Archaeological Museum, a place full of historical richness that has been the meeting point and link of all the peoples who have stopped there.
The arrival of the Empúries Marathon
The distance will be 42,195 km. The time limit for the distance will be 6 hours. All athletes who meet the schedule will find the circuit closed.
An Empúries Marathon runner
Provisioning every 5 km. (during the first 22 km.) and then every 2.5 km (the last 20 km)
You will have an isotonic drink, water, fruit and Vaseline.
Trophies and categories
In the marathon there will be trophies for the top 5 psychic finishers in the men’s general, the top 5 finishers in the women’s overall and the top 3 finishers in each of the categories set out in the regulations. Athletes who obtain a trophy in the general classification will not have a trophy in their category.
The established categories will be:
Cat. 1 – M / F – Junior, 18 to 29 years old
Cat. 2 – M / F – Senior, 30 to 39 years old
Cat. 3 – M / F – M40, 40 to 49 years old
Cat. 4 – M / F – M50, from 50 to 59 years old
Cat. 5 – M / F – M60, over 60 years old
Gifts for the runner
Commemorative technical t-shirt.
Jar of Anchovies from L’Escala.
Commemorative medal (Marathon).
Batch of various products.
Services for the corridor
Free wardrobe in the Museum
Free physiotherapist service
Assortment of fruits and drinks
Changing room service in the Pavilion
Stage with ambient music
Medical and ambulance services
Dorsals and chips
The bib must be visible on the front of the trunk for the entire race. Runners who do not wear it or wear it will not be included in the classification and will not be eligible for any prize. THE ONLY VALID CHIP WILL BE THE EO.S.
Collect the bibs
The numbers of the Empúries Marathon
The bib number must be collected at the L’Escala Pavilion on Saturday 30 April from 11 am. at 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. at 8 p.m. You can also pick it up on the same Sunday, May 1, at the Museu d’Empúries one hour before departure. (7.30am).
Access to the Pavilion
The Empúries Marathon Fair
The 4th Fair of the Corridor will be installed in the Pavilion of L’Escala, on Saturday 30 April from 9am. at 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. at 8 p.m. and will coincide with the collection of the bibs. From 5 p.m. You can enjoy an anchovy tasting.