Hospitales San Roque (HSR) tiene como pilares principales un conjunto de dos centros: Hospitales San Roque en Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, en la ciudad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, y Hospitales San Roque en Maspalomas, ubicado en la zona turística del sur de la isla de Gran Canaria.
Hospital Perpetuo Socorro is one of the largest health centres in the country, with an extensive range of services offered, including all medical and surgical specialties. Its philosophy promoting sport as part of a healthy life, always with all the necessary medical guarantees, has led to the creation of a Sports Medicine unit with a highly qualified and renowned team.
Arista Eventos is a Canarian company with over a decade’s experience in the sector, dedicated especially to the organization of sporting events in the Canary Islands. Known nationally, Arista Eventos is responsible for putting together events such as the “Artenara Trail” and “Entre Cortijos”, both of these mountain races, as well as the Transgrancanaria, a world-renowned competition which features many top international runners.
Canary Bike was born in 2005 with the objective of promoting cycle tourism and bicycle highway code training in Gran Canaria. Over the last 10 years the Club has been organizing one of the most important events on the island, namely “Bikefestival” – a 3-stage mountainbike race with different routes all around the island. Although it would be the Ruta del Vino, also known as the Bike & Run Challenge, which is considered the major event managed by Canary Bike for the promotion of quality tourism, as it brings together cuisine, wine and sport in a single event. It also features live music performances such as jazz at the Villa del Monte, plus a “Bed & Breakfast & Bike”- styled country house, where both professional and amateur cyclists stay throughout the year and enjoy the fine local wine, cheese and olive oil open air market.
The Gran Canaria Island Cycling Federation is the institution responsible for the support, legislation and coordination of all regulated cycling activities. Any federated event implies the organization being in possession of civil and medical responsibility insurance, having professional independent judges, and the event having met all demands on logistics, organization and all necessary documentation.
Over the last decade Free Motion have become an icon of high level cycling in Gran Canaria. They house over 1,000 road, mountain, urban and electric cycles all around the island at its five operative premises in 2016 (main shop at Playa del inglés, plus at Meloneras, Arguineguín, Puerto de Mogán and Las Palmas). Free Motion’s main hub of activity is the hire and sale of bicycles, alongside the organization of the best possible cycle routes. All of its shops also stock cycling clothes, accessories and replacement parts.