Races in Southern Spain

Below are a selections of triathlon, swimming, cycling and running events in Southern Spain. If you see something you like we can book it for you, arrange accommodation and arrange logistics so everything runs smoothly and safely for you.

The sport of triathlon is extremely popular in Spain. Most weekends there will be an event during spring and summer. All race distances from super sprint to IRONMAN distance.

Sat 5th June         XXIII TRIATLÓN CROS “MINAS DE LA REUNIÓN”  – SPRINT – SEVILLE
Sat 12th June       IV ANDALUCÍA DESAFÍO DOÑANA  – SPRINT – HUELVA
Sun 13th June      VIII TRIATLÓN COMARCA DEL GUADIATO  – SPRINT – CORDOBA
Sat 19th June        III TRIATLÓN BARCELÓ MONTECASTILLO & CIUDAD DE JEREZ – SPRINT – CADIZ
Sun 20th June      IV TRIATLÓN CROS VILLA DE TORROX – SPRINT – MALAGA
Sat 26th June       III TRIATLÓN CONTRARRELOJ POR EQUIPOS VILLARICOS – SPRINT – ALMERIA
Sat 26th June       I TRIATLÓN CIUDAD DE BAENA – SPRINT  – CORDOBA
Sun 27th June      II TRIATLÓN CROS CASTELL DE FERRO  – SPRINT  – GRANADA

Sun 4th July       IV TRIATLÓN CROS VILLA DE HERRERA – SUPER SPRINT – CORDOBA
Sun 4th July        VIII TRIATLÓN SIERRA DE CAZORLA  – SPRINT  – JAEN
Sat 10th July       III TRIATLÓN CROS CASTRIL   – SPRINT  – GRANADA
Sat 17th July       I TRIATLÓN CROS AMURJO ORCERA   – SUPER SPRINT  – JAEN
Sun 18th July     V TRIATLÓN “HUELVA, PUERTO DEL DESCUBRIMIENTO”  – OLYMPIC – HUELVA
Sun 18th July     IX TRIATLÓN SIERRA NEVADA  – OLYMPIC & SPRINT  – GRANADA

Sun 1st Aug        XI TRIATLÓN “VILLA DEL AGUA – SPRINT – GRANADA
Sun 15th Aug     XXIII TRIATLÓN VILLA DE ESTEPONA   – SPRINT – MALAGA
Sun 22nd Aug    IX DESAFÍO CALIMA POSADAS  – HALF – CORDOBA
Sun 22nd Aug    XXXII TRIATLÓN CALIFAS DE HIERRO  – SPRINT  – CORDOBA
Sun 29th Aug    V TRIATLÓN CROS “CIUDAD DE ROQUETAS”  – SPRINT – ALMERIA
Sun 29th Aug    XI TRIATLÓN CROS “ARCOS TIERRA QUE INSPIRA” – SPRINT – CADIZ

Sat 11th Sept     V TRIATLÓN DE LOS PEDROCHES  – OLYMPIC – CORDOBA
Sat 18th Sept    VIII TRIATLÓN SAN ROQUE  – SPRINT – CADIZ
Sun 19th Sept   XX TRIATLÓN PLAYAS DE PUNTA UMBRÍA   – SPRINT – HUELVA
Sat 25th Sept    XII ANDALUCÍA DESAFÍO DOÑANA  – HALF – CADIZ
Sat 25th Sept    VII TRIATLÓN RINCÓN DE LA VICTORIA   – SPRINT – MALAGA
Sat 25th Sept    XI TRIATLÓN CROS “CIUDAD DE TÍJOLA”  – SPRINT – ALMERIA

Sat 2nd Oct      IV TRIATLÓN PUERTO SHERRY – SPRINT – CADIZ
Sat 2nd Oct      IX TRIATLÓN CROS LA PUEBLA DEL RÍO “PUERTA DE DOÑANA”  – SPRINT – SEVILLE
Sun 3rd Oct     IX TRIATLÓN CABO DE GATA – NÍJAR  – HALF – ALMERIA
Sun 3rd Oct     IV TRIATLÓN PLAYAS DE TORREMOLINOS  – SPRINT – MALAGA
Sun 10th Oct   XXIV TRIATLÓN DE SEVILLA*   – SPRINT/HALF  – SEVILLA
Sun 10th Oct   XXVIII TRIATLÓN TORRE DEL MAR – COSTA DEL SOL   – SPRINT / HALF/ OLYMPIC  – MALAGA
Sat 16th Oct    TRIATLON DOBLE TREE BY HILTON ISLANTILLA RESORT  – OLYMPIC / HALF – HUELVA

Sat 17th Oct     I TRIATLÓN “CIUDAD DE VERA”    – SPRINT – ALMERIA

Swim races and events in Spain are really well organised and great value for money. They love to feed you after as well! Below are some examples of sea and lake swimming events around Southern Spain.

June Travesía a nado - Embalse de Colomera Granada, Colomera 

July - IV Travesia a Nado de Estepona 

July - VI Travesia a nado Bomberos a Torremolinos ​

June - September - Circuito de 6 pruebas de natación en el mar y embalses, distribuidas en 6 municipios de Granada (6 lakes in Granada, 1500m swim series).

July -  Travesía Virgen del Carmen Coronada

Estepona - corta, Málaga, Estepona (1250m)

August - Travesía a Nado de Nerja (1200m)

August - Travesía a nado del puerto de Motril Granada, Motril (1500m)

September - Travesía a nado Faro de Torrox , Málaga, Torrox (1500m)

September - Travesía Real Club Mediterraneo - memorial Tomás García Zamudio (1500m)

September - Travesía Aliquindoi, Malaga (2700m)

 




Running races in Spain are many and varied. There are road races, off-road, off-road mountain and even night races when it gets hot! Below are some examples.

June - Milla Solidaria de Fuengirola, Malaga (1.6km)

June - Carrera Popular de Gaucín, Malaga (7.5km)

June - Carrera Familiar Solidaria Pinturas Andalucía, Malaga (7.5km)

June - Ponle Freno Málaga (5k)

June - Carrera Nocturna de la Primavera "MARBERUN ", Málaga, Puerto Banús (10Km)

June - Carrera Nocturna, Alhaurín a la luz de la luna, Málaga, Alhaurín el Grande (14km)

June - Carrera Nocturna Ciudad de Ronda, Malaga (11km)

June - Vuelta Pedestre a Coin, Malaga (10km)

June - Prueba de fondo Ciudad de Alhama, Granade (10km)

July - Legua y Milla Urbana Torre del Mar, Malaga (5km)

July - Al Andalus Ultimate Trail, Loja, (230km)

September - Carrera popular San Isidro de Alameda, Malaga (7km)

September - Carrera Popular Villa de Monda, Malaga (13km)

September - Carrera Urbana 10km Estepona, Malaga (10km)

October - Carrera Popular Guardia Civil de Málaga (7.5km)

October - XII Carrera Urbana Nocturna "Premio Archidona Cinema", Malaga (6km)

November - Malaga Half Marathon

December - Zurich Malaga Marathon and Half Marathon

December - San Silvestre 8.5k Run and children's races, Competa




Cycling is amazing in Southern Spain with flat coastal roads, tough mountain climbs and mountain bike routes. Here are a selection of some races and events.

March: V SUBIDA CICLISTA CANILLAS DE ACEITUNO  (Malaga Circuit)
Where : Velez Malaga to Canillas de Aceituno

April: 7 CRONOESCALADA DE CARTAMA  (Malaga Circuit)

May: 3º SUBIDA AL ALTO DE LA BOLINA-GALWEY  (Malaga Circuit)

Where : Rincon de la Victoria

 May: LXXIII TROFEO SAN ISIDRO LABRADOR (Malaga Circuit)
Where : Churriana, Malaga

 May: XXII PIRINEO DE LA COSTA DEL SOL
Distance: 130 Kilometres
Where: Alfarnate, Granada

  June: LA INDOMABLE

Distance: 120 Kilometres or 197 Kilometres
Where: Berja, Almeria

 June: II SUBIDA AL MIRADOR DE VALLEJOS (Malaga Circuit)

Where : Rincon de la Victoria

 July: SIERRA NEVADA LIMITE
Distance: 62 Kilometres  / Elevation 2750m 
Distance: 131 Kilometres / Elevation 3888m 
Distance: 39.6 Kilometres / Elevation 2627m
Where: Sierra Nevada, Granada

September: V CRONOESCALADA VILLA DE MIJAS (Malaga Circuit)

September: SUBIDA LA REINA BIKE PHILOSOPHY  (Malaga Circuit)

December: XXVI CLASICA DEL PAVO

Distance: 60 Kilometres
Where: Velez Malaga to Competa


If you would like to book your races direct then here are some booking sites for local races and events. 

Dorsalchip

Triatlon Andalucia

Global Tempo

Runedia



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