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Entries now open for Las Galletas 2019 Half Marathon 

The registration period has opened for the Las Galletas 2019 Half Marathon.

The distances that can be entered in this XXIII edition of the Half Marathon of Las Galletas on April 7th are 21.09km, 10.8km and 5km.

This very popular athletic event has been organised by Arona council through its Board of Sports. In recent years, it has exceeded 1,000 runners and which in recent years has exceeded one thousand runners.

Registration can be made through the website mediomaratonlasgalletas.com until March 24th in advance, at a reduced price, the second registration period ends on Wednesday, April 3. Prices range from €5 for 5km to €25 for the 21.09.

The total route of the test will run through the roads TF 6222, TF 6225 and TF 6221 in Las Galletas – Arona – and will be closed to traffic. The test will be controlled by the Judges Committee of the Canary Federation of Athletics.

This test is considered one of the pioneers in the south of the island of Tenerife. The records in the distance of Half Marathon are in possession of Nicodemus Kiprono with a time of 1:04:11 in 2004 in and Maria Abel 1:13:30 in 2001.

The organisation allocates around €10,000 in prizes, as well as trophies for the first three of each category in the distances of Half Marathon and 10.8 km and the first five of the general in the 5 km.