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n the occasion of the events commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Olympic Games in Barcelona '92, the Absolute Spain Athletics Championships will be held in the city of Barcelona. This year is the XCVII edition of this tournament and it is disputed in the Estadio Joan Serrahima, that already was soothes of this championship the years 1979, 1981, 1984 and 1987. In addition, this edition takes special emotion, since it is the last one Opportunity for athletes to achieve the minimum mark for the London World Championship.
This year, we are celebrating the fact that, 25 years ago, Barcelona experienced one of the most magical moments of its history, especially in the world of sport, but also for the city in general. From 25 July to 9 August 1992, the Olympic Games made Barcelona the centre of the world.
Now, 25 years later, we want to dust off all those memories and, with the help of all the followers of the Barcelona Institute of Sports (BCN Esports), choose the best moment of the Barcelona ’92 Games.
-Antonio Revollo ignites the cauldron
-Friends for live
Between 20 and 24 July around 1,200 people will enjoy a yoga gathering with various activities and more than 20 different styles of yoga.
Thursday 20 July sees the start of another Barcelona Yoga Conference, the seventh. This is a yoga event that is suitable for everyone, whatever their age or previous yoga experience. It lasts until 24 July and includes various activities and sessions.
On Thursday 20 July 2017, as part of the celebrations for the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona ’92 Olympic and Paralympic Games, there will be a presentation of the EFE Agency’s exhibition, Barcelona ’92 imatges.L’obra Olímpica’ at the Espai Mercè Sala, located in the connection hallway of Diagonal metro station.
Those attending and giving speeches at the ceremony include representatives from TMB, Ignasi Genovés, Director General of Communication at the Generalitat, Daniel Laga, Sports Coordinator for Barcelona Provincial Council, Toni Pérez, Director of the EFE President’s Office, Josep Vila,the exhibition curator and producer, Leandro Lamor, EFE delegate to Catalonia,and lastly, David Escudé, the Commissioner for Sport.
The draw for this year’s edition of the Euro Hockey League is being held on Wednesday 19 July. The competition is holding its 11th edition this year, and it includes the 12 best field hockey teams in Europe. The draw for the trophy’s first round is being held in Barcelona on 19 July, at 12 noon. There are three Catalan teams taking part in the competition: the Barcelona Royal Polo Club, Atlètic Terrassa and Club Egara, which is a seeded team.
The twelve best field hockey teams in Europe, including 3 Catalan teams, will find out in Barcelona who their rivals are in the group phase of the Euro Hockey Cup.
The 97th edition of the Spanish Athletics Championship, which is being held in Barcelona this year, is being presented on Tuesday 18 July. David Escudé, the City Council’s Commissioner for Sport, and other major figures from the world of athletics will be taking part in the Championship’s presentation ceremony.
The best Spanish athletes are in Barcelona seeking qualifying standards for the London World Championship. The Spanish Championship is their last chance to qualify.
18/07/2017 - 13:30
Extreme Sailing Series. The fastest catamarans in the world are coming to Barcelona for one of the 8 Extreme Sailing Series events. It's spectacular nature means that this sport is focused on the spectators.
21/07/2017 - 09:58
Events and activities. The Horta Miquel Poblet Municipal Velodrome is the setting for the 21st Spanish BMX Cup and the 13th Catalan BMC League. It promises to be a great show, on 22 and 23 July in Barcelona.
19/07/2017 - 10:41
Events and activities. Between 20 and 24 July around 1,200 people will enjoy a yoga gathering with various activities and more than 20 different styles of yoga.
21/07/2017 - 10:23
1992 BCN Games.. The Olympic and Sports Museum is holding an open day as part of the celebrations and activities to mark the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona ‘92 Olympic Games
The Barcelona Sports Institute, with the support of all the sports agents in the city, promotes the following sports activities and programmes:
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Barcelona, capital of sport
Find out some of the landmarks that make Barcelona a city of sport
25th anniversary of the Olympic and Paralympic Games of Barcelona '92
Citizens' Rights, Participation and Transparency
Barcelona Equestrian Challenge
BTV Sports News
Catalan sports observatory
BCN - CEEB School Sports Council
Olympic and Sports Museum
Barcelona Olímpica Foundation
BCN Sports Film Festival
Catalan Union of Sports Federations
Getting about Barcelona on foot
Getting about Barcelona on bike