Cursa Bombers de Barcelona 2016
Surprises and news in La Cursa Bombers de Barcelona
This year the race celebrates its 18th anniversary and comes with new features; one of them is the collaboration of the Catalan brand of fashion clothing and sport footwear MUNICH, who wanted to participate in the cursa designing an exclusive t-shirt for all those who are firefighters can identify with this special and distinctive shirt.
Also this year the Cursa Bombers de Barcelona will be a benefit race, as each white race chip to be delivered in the finish area will support an NGO, who will receive 0.80 cents for each white chip to be picked up. The chip will not only serve to help an NGO but its collect also counts as a measure of environmental care.
Ready, set, go!
During the month before the race training sessions were organized in different areas of Barcelona; these training sessions are adapted to all levels and needs of those who wish to participate in the race.
The route chosen to make the journey this year is the original route with which the cursa began in 1999. This route includes several of the most famous streets and places of Barcelona such as La Estación de Francia, Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, Plaça de Tetuan, Avinguda Paralel and Plaça Urquinaona to get back to the Avinguda Marquès de l’Argentera.
Firefighters will be the stars of this festive race in which not only firefighters from Barcelona will be the ones to attend but also some from the Fire Department of the Generalitat de Catalunya. Registration to participate in the race and are open on their website.
From our 5 stars hotel in Barcelona we invite you to participate or observe this festive race through the streets of Barcelona on October 30.