Can you help me find roadrunning race around Marbella ?

by Carel Schott
(Dreischor - The Netherlands )

I am passing my holidays around marbella this year from the 30th of July until the 20th of August. I a now prperaing for a marathon which I will run on the 5th of October. Does anayone know if I can test my skills during my holidays in Spain? I am looking for several roadrunning races from 10 k up to 25 k.

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Oct 07, 2012
Athletics club San Pedro
by: Zora

There is an athletics club in San Pedro.

Tel.656 557 902 Fax. 952 855 748 -

I think there is one in Marbella too. Try contacting the Triathlon Club. They should be able to guide you.

Oct 03, 2012
Running Clubs
by: Anonymous

Does anyone know of a running club in Marbella please?

Jul 26, 2011
Marbella Acuathon
by: Marbella Family

I just heard of an acuathon that you may be interested in...if you are a swimmer too. It will be held on August 7th and includes a runing race and a swim race. Find out more about the VI Marbella Acuathon.

Jul 24, 2011
Run routes
by: Anonymous

Hello, here in Marbella we have fantastic routes to run and train on different surfaces. You could run hills, fartleck, flat along the coast, etc. If you don´t know too many routes around, one day you can follow me and I´ll show you a few no problem.
Hope you enjoy your holidays.

Jul 23, 2011
5k and 10k in Marbella
by: Marbella Family

Lately there have been quite a few 5k and 10k races in Marbella, so you should find something.

Actually, you´ll just be missing the Marbella half marathon on September 25th. However, it looks as though there are other opportunities if you are willing to travel a littl bit.

If you take a look at this website you will find the upcoming races that are taking place in the area:

These are the upcoming events that are taking place during your stay:

23/07/2011 - XVIII MILLA NOCTURNA (ROTA)(4 hours)

24/07/2011 - VIII ACUATLON COSTA DE LA LUZ (Acuathon)(1 day)

31/07/2011 - III Recorrido Atletico Playa de Valdelagrana (Athletic run)(8 days)

¡ AUGUST ! --- 06/07/08/2011 - 91º CAMPEONATO DE ESPAÑA ABSOLUTO DE ATLETISMO (MALAGA)(Spain championship of Absolute athletics)(14 days)

07/08/2011 - XXVII SUBIDA GRANADA PICO-VELETA(Hike up Granada pico - Veleta)(15 days)

14/08/2011 - XXII RECORRIDO ATLETICO ``PLAYAS DE ROTA´´(Athletic run)(22 days)


I have a friend who is a running fanatic and he can let you know of any interesting runs to prepare for a marathon. You can contact Manu at or +34 637 886 788.

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