We always say that Ibiza is more than beautiful beaches, good food and a buzzing clubbing scene. It is also a paradise for sport-maniacs, athletes who seek a place where they can compete while surrounded by beautiful nature. If you are up for a challenge, don’t miss this calendar with all the sporting events happening in Ibiza every spring.
IBIZA MARATHON (2nd year)
When: 6th of April 2019
This is a top event for runners and it has become one of the most popular sporting events on the island. Thousands of runners will be able to enjoy 42,195 meters of this lively and beautiful island with a different perspective than usual. The unique location of Santa Eularia is the starting point. The trail will lead them in the heart of the island, passing the valley of San Mateu, crossing the picturesque village of Santa Gertrudis, reaching the east in Es Canar and the end the race in the town of Santa Eularia. For those who prefer a shorter track, there are two different options, the 42K route and the 12k route. You can also participate with a team of 2 people, each running 21 Km with the change over in Santa Gertrudis.
For more information visit: Ibiza Marathon.
VUELTA A IBIZA MOUNTAIN BIKE
When: 19,20 and 21 of April 2019
It is one of the best-known sporting events in Ibiza and welcomes the best national and international riders. This popular mountain bike race is spread out over 3 days / stages, with more than 230km.
For more information: Vuelta a Ibiza BBT
IBIZA HALF MARATHON
When: 27th of April 2019
A unique journey across the island of Ibiza, starting from the charming village of Sant Josep, the race ends next to the beach of Figueretas. The competition offers two different races, choose from either 21km or the shortest 10 km. Set yourself a challenge and enjoy this island’s unique charm.
For more information: Ibiza Half-Marathon
TRIATHLON OF SALINAS
When: 5th of May 2019
For the second year featured in the celebration of Fiestas de Sant Jordi, it will be held the Triathlon of Ses Salines, which is Olympic or Sprint distance and it is Swim, Bike, Run (always in a Triathlon).
For more information: Triathlon of Salinas
HALF MARATHON OF FORMENTERA
When: 11th of May 2019
The beautiful island of Formentera will be home to this challenge, there is also a 8km option. It´s always best to appoint in time to avoid disappointment as places are always limited.
For more information: Half-Marathon Formentera