Participants of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon 2014 who have not their certificate yet can download it from the website with the official result www.grancanariamaraton.com
To download your certificate, please click on the 'History' section of the website, then enter 'Participants' and click “2014”. Certificates are organized by race and time.
In this way, each participant can find their own certificate, with their name and official time both printed, searching for the position and time.
These certificates are the official ones and certify the participation and the finish time for each runner in the Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 Km of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon 2014.
Enterprises can register their own team in any of the 3 races: Marathon, Half Marathon and 10Km.
The DISA Gran Canaria Marathon 2015 will celebrate once again the Race by Enterprises, where the runners compete individually but at the same time they will add points for their enterprise’s team.
In this already traditional category, the enterprises can register a team in the 3 races: Marathon, Half Marathon and 10Km. All employees must be officially registered and being +18 years old for the Marathon and Half Marathon and +16 years old for the 10Km on the race day.
Starts the first edition of the medals design contest of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon 2015.
You can submit your designs for the Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 K medals and also for the kids race medal until the 15th of September.
The first edition of the medal design contest of the DISA Gran Canaria Marahon 2015 is under way. An iniciative what will permit whom wants to participate for the contest with their designs for the winner medal which will be given next 25th of January at some of the three main races, Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 K, or the 24th of January at the Kids race.
From the 22nd of July until the 15th of September it will be possible to deliver the medal designs, which have to be regulated by the contest guidelines which are available in www.grancanariamaraton.com.
The DISA Gran Canaria Marathon 2015 will be held on January 25th 2015. Shortly, some news about this edition will be announced.
The agreement to continue being the main sponsor of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon was signed on 26th June, after the meeting between Lucas Bravo de Laguna, Minister of Sports of Gran Canaria, and Aristides Bonilla, Marketing Director of DISA.
“DISA Gran Canaria Marathon will have a new route as well as a new place for the runners village on 25 January 2015”, announced Lucas Bravo de Laguna (Minister of Sports of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria).
First of all, Mr. Bravo de Laguna thanked in the launch ceremony the presence of Pablo Barbero, Counselor for Economic Development, Tourism and the Ciudad de Mar of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Municipality, and Loli Saavedra, Head of Brand Marketing Department of DISA (main sponsor of the race).
The Alfredo Kraus Auditorium area will host the starting and finishing points of the races. Also the Expo will be located in this area.
As Bravo de Laguna explained, “this change is needed because the race is growing every year and Venegas St. has become small.
Runners and followers of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon have from now on a more dynamic, pragmatic and modern website on the same address than last year (www.grancanariamaraton.com), but showing a new design, more sections and new structure, becoming an easier and more accessible web for all users.
Nowadays, it is able in Spanish and English and in a few months will be translated in Italian and German.
The new start and finish line will be located at the Auditorium Alfredo Kraus area, where the Gran Canaria Expodeporte, the Charity Race and the Kids Race will also be held.
The new location of the start and finish line, the omission of the Port area, the increase of meters at the oldtown, Vegueta, and the omission of tight and two-way streets, are the main important changes of the new course.
The godfather of DISA Gran Canaria Marathon 2014, Haile Gebrselassie, has announced his arrival in Gran Canaria and he will be presented this Friday at 17:00 at the Runners' Fair. Thursday the Runners' Fair, the Run, Food & Fun and the ICOT Sport Conferences were inaugurated. The Ethiopian athlete Haile Gebrselassie, Godfather of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon 2014, was the big surprise of the day. His arrival to the island has turned the city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in a great festival of sport.
Gebrselassie, Prince of Asturias Award for Sports and Unicef Ambassador, landed in Gran Canaria at 3 pm on Thursday, a day ahead of schedule. The Ethiopian athlete was welcomed at the airport by Lucas Bravo de Laguna, Minister for Sport of the Council of Gran Canaria, Raquel Montes, manager of the DISA Foundation, and main sponsor of the race.