The 100th race of the circuit

The running competition of the city of Valencia is coming to an end. The last race will be a very special edition. “La Vuelta a Pie Solidaria Es Posible” is the 100th race of the circuit. Therefore the race will finish after the 7,2 kilometers in the soccer- (football) stadium of Valencia, “Mestalla”. This stadium also celebrates its 90th birthday, as it was constructed in 1923.

The first men and women crossing the finishing line in an official shirt of the football club of Valencia, VCF will win a shirt signed by all players. You can get a free ticket for the next football match UEFA Europe League, December 12th against Kuban Krasnodar by showing the dorsal (while stock lasts). Even the smallest (under 12) will run a distance.

“La Vuelta a Pie Solidaria Es Posible” started in 2001 with 50 runners. Running has become very popular over the years and this year can become a new record of 7 or 8 thousand participants. From the 4th edition till now on, olive oil is collected for the “Fundación Banco de Alimentos”. You’re more than welcome to bring some for this good cause.

We’ll meet for the race at Avenida Aragon on December 6th 2013 at 9 o’clock. Be there to run or to support…

 

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