Registration for the Funchal Marathon takes place “at a good pace,” says Policarpo Gouveia, and there are already athletes from 36 countries registered for the race.
The Funchal Marathon – Santander Totta takes to the streets on January 20th. This event is organised by the Athletics Association of the Autonomous Region of Madeira with the support of public and private institutions. Entries are still open.
Policarpo Gouveia, president of AARAM, said that the registrations are proceeding at a good pace, with athletes from 36 countries already registered for the event, but considers it necessary “many more so that this year’s marathon will have the same success as previous editions” . To point out that the Funchal Marathon is the second regional sporting event that more foreign athletes bring to Madeira. As published in the printed edition of today’s JM, almost one thousand athletes are enrolled in the marathon.
The organisation offers 3 distances to the participants, the Funchal Marathon – Santander Totta with 42,195 meters, the Funchal Half Marathon – Santander Totta with 21,097.50 meters, and the Mini Marathon – Santander Totta with 5,850 meters.
And this year there are new routes. “The course and the arrival of the Marathon are in different places, with the arrival to be positioned in a bus dock in front of the Casa da Luz.
There re still places and you can find more information and register on this link https://madeiramarathon.com/