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The final " Convivim esportivament" fest is being held on Saturday 21 May, starting at 9.30 am.Starting at 4 pm, the Sant Sebastià Municipal Sports Centre - Atlètic Barceloneta Swimming Club is the venue for the Barcelona 92 Swimming Cup, the last school swimming competition of the 2015-2016 academic year. On Sunday 22 May, the 1st Beach Sports Day is being held on Mar Bella beach, from 9 am to 3 pm. There will be three other beach sports days, with the last one being held on 11 June. The Challenge de Cros Escolar is holding its last event this Sunday 22 May, with the 7th Sant Andreu Children's race, which is being held on the banks of the river Besòs. It starts at 8 am and a thousand children are expected to take part. On this occasion, the event is collaborating with the Food Bank's "Hunger knows no holidays" campaign, which will be collecting the food brought in by the participants and their families.
This Saturday 21 May, the Mar Bella Municipal Sports Centre (CEM) is the venue for the closing festival of the 2015-2016 "Convivim esportivament" season.The festival is being held from 9 am to 1.30 pm approximately. It will bring together over two thousand participants who have taken part in this season's "Convivim esportivament" programme, accompanied by their families and monitors. There will be competitions throughout the morning, including the Copa Convivim (cup) for each sport and category, with the participants playing basketball, football, badminton, cricket, skating, volleyball, beach handball and other sports.
The Catalan Swimming Federation (FCN) is celebrating the 15th Catalan Swimming Day on the evening of Tuesday 24 May. The FCN's annual gala will once again give prizes to all our champions, including a special medal for Jèssica Vall, the C.N.Sant Andreu swimmer, for her brilliant sporting career, for being a major sporting and social figure and for the 200 metre breaststroke bronze medal she won at the Kazan World Championships. The Catalan swimmer Ona Carbonell will also receive recognition for her two World Championship medals.
The Barcelona Institute of Sports is promoting its "Singular Sports" campaign, designed to raise awareness about these sports and the places where you can do them in Barcelona. The initiative aims to offer a range of lesser-known sports disciplines that you can do in Barcelona. Let's start off at the top of the list: fencing. What do you know about fencing? Where can you do it? What are its benefits? Here's a report about the sport. If you'd like to know more, there is a fencing class tomorrow, for 4th year primary school pupils at the SAM Fencing Club. Take a look!
Once again, the good weather brings with it a new season of Beach Sports. This year there will be more sports on the sand opposite the CEM La Mar Bella sports centre This year's beach-sport days are being held on 22 and 28 May, and 5 and 11 June. This year, the Saturday sessions on May 28 and June 11 will take place in the afternoon, from 4 to 8 pm. The Sunday games, on May 22 and June 5, will be played in the morning: from 9 am to 1 pm.
The coming week is looking good: On Tuesday 24 May, we have "Sports without Barriers", which was postponed due to rain. There is also the 15th Catalan Swimming Day, with prizes and special mentions for our athletes. El Korfbal fa per tu!" [Korfball is for you], which was also postponed because of the rain, is being held on Wednesday 25 May. Thursday 26 is the date for the Barcelona Chess School's 30th Anniversary dinner. Congratulations! The MisRun 2016 is also being held on that day, and the 44th J.F. Potter Cup is starting on Friday 27.And if you still have the energy, there is lots to do at the weekend. We'll keep you informed!
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Sport.This year, the Scottish national team is pitting its strongest men and women against the Catalan squad.
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Sport. School sports move to the sand. The uneven playing surface on the beach favours a kind of game that is as funny as it is unpredictable.
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Motor vehicles. On Saturday 28 May at 4.00pm the buses set off from Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina in the 7th edition of the Barcelona - Caldes de Montbui Classic Bus Rally.
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Barcelona Triathlon. Barcelona Triathlon 2016 changes format this year and returns to its traditional autumn dates. The event will be on 9 October and the registration period is already open!
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