Over the last few years running has become hugely popular, today making it one of the most attractive sports disciplines around.

Grand events such as the Transgrancanaria and the Gran Canaria Marathon have placed the island firmly on the international running map, thanks to their dimensions, organization, facilities, and of course the natural conditions readily found in Gran Canaria that provide truly stunning running courses.

Gran Canaria organizes more and more running races, raid races, and mountain races that have brought top sportsmen and women from around the world in their droves keen to discover why the island is the perfect destination for a whole range of outdoor sports.

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