On July 10, stopover on the island of the Central Lechera Asturiana Women's Race, the largest women's event in Europe
Gran Canaria joins the circuit of the Central Lechera Asturiana Women's Race in 2022 and it will be the stage
next july 10 of his first date with the crowd
"Pink Tide". The
most important women's sporting event in Europe will finally arrive in the Canary Islands with a 5.8-kilometre race, which will start in Calle León y Castillo, and a very lively festival of fitness and aerobics that will be
will add about 3,000 women after crossing the finish line at the Alfredo Kraus Auditorium. Registration has already officially opened through the web
This new event was officially presented this Wednesday at the emblematic Paseo de Las Canteras, next to the Alfredo Kraus Auditorium. For
Francisco Castellano Ortiz, Sports Councilor of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria«in the Ministry of Sports
We are very proud of having made Gran Canaria part of the Women's Race circuit, the largest women's sporting event in Europe and an international benchmark solidarity support to entities of all kinds, promoting the incorporation of women into physical activity and sports. In addition, in this way we value Gran Canaria as that European Island of Sports, where we can hold outdoor sporting events all year round«.
Aridany Romero, Councilor for Sports of the City Council of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, has declared that «we are very satisfied because Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is one of the venues of the Women's Race. In this way
We join our sports strategy to that of other cities in the country when it comes to promoting the incorporation of women into physical activity and sports in all age groups. This test comes to the city, for the first time, thanks to the important work of the Cabildo and its Sports Counselor, Francisco Castellano, so that we continue to be a national reference in holding outdoor sporting events after the break caused by the crisis sanitary”.
The capital of Gran Canaria will be the ninth city on the circuit of the Central Lechera Asturiana Women's Race, thus joining for the first time the traditional events on the peninsula: Valencia, Madrid, Vitoria–Gasteiz, Gijón, A Coruña, Seville, Zaragoza and Barcelona.
The #MareaRosa turns eighteen editions adding more than 1,200,000 participants in all its tests (130 with the one in Madrid last week) and almost one and a half million euros donated to
different charitable and social causes ranging from the fight against cancer, against sexist violence in all its forms, support for research projects, trafficking in women or the incorporation of women into sports.
The Canarian test will maintain the solidarity spirit of the rest of the national circuit, at the end of which a donation will be made to the
Spanish Association Against Cancer of 75,000 euros, increasing the figure for 2021, and financial support will continue to be given to three foundations focused on protecting women in different fields: Wanawake Mujer, Fundación GEICAM and Clara Campoamor.
In addition, there will be the possibility
acquire up to 50 bibs 100% solidarity in favor of the local project Canarian Association of Breast and Gynecological Cancer (ACCM).