Today, Friday November 5, the inscriptions have been opened for the Mitja Marató de Barcelona, which will celebrate its 20th edition next January 30, 2011 in an urban circuit of 21,097km. The inscriptions for the Mitja Marató de Barcelona will be able to be realized until January 26, 2011 in the new webpage of the race, operative from today.
La Mitja Marató de Barcelona, which was born in 1991, will open a new stage under the organization of the company from Barcelona RPM Racing, which also organizes with great success la Marató de Barcelona, as well as several prestigious events in relation to motor sport.
In its last edition, la Mitja Marató de Barcelona broke the record of participation with 5,000 runners and two Kenyan athletes obtained the victory; Erick Kibet and Joyce Chepkirui with a time of 1h03’10” and 1h12’33”. The records of the race are in possession of the also Kenyans Jacob Yator (1h01’10” in 2007) and Joal Aiyabei (1h11’02” in 2008).