With the participation of professional and amateur runners, neighbors and tourists, the Secretariat of Sports of the province has managed to position the City of Mendoza on the agenda of the most important marathons worldwide, under the slogan of Ciudad Saludable, with the objective to spread a lifestyle linked to sports, healthy eating, recreation and the reappropriation of public spaces.
Each year, as it has been for 4 consecutive years, the capital of Mendoza returns to be the scene of one of the most important races of the calendar among the regulars of athletics. Early in the morning in Av. Miter of Central Park gather participants, neighbors and tourists who wish to be part of this sporting event, either running or simply encouraging the runners since along the circuit there are foreseen points of encouragement to the runners At the end of the race, a free musical show is the highlight of this meeting.
In terms of sports, the test consists of two modalities: 21K for the most seasoned athletes who already come with the rhythm of competition; and 10k, for those who do not have so much experience and who are just taking their first steps in the activity.
It is noteworthy that the Municipality offers a program of physical preparation, training and monitoring with professionals to get the best way to the competition. In this way, every Tuesday and Thursday, a large group of more than 100 people participates in this initiative in the Equestrian Club of Mendoza.
Place strong>: main avenues of the Capital of Mendoza