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    The Government of the Generalitat de Catalunya has announced changes in the measures aimed at containing the spread of covid-19.

    The main developments in these measures dictated by the PROCCAT and affecting the sports sector are two: on the one hand, the changing rooms of gymnasia and sports facilities are again open; on the other hand, the resumption of federated sporting competitions, over the age of sixteen. These measures will be in force until at least 15 March.

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  • Barcelona celebrates the centenary of the Catalan Swimming Federation

    Today, February 25, 2021, the Catalan Swimming Federation was founded a hundred years ago, one of the federations with the longest history in the city of Barcelona and which is currently made up of 128 clubs with more than 17,000 licenses.

    Did you know that it was born especially thanks to the collaboration of three pioneering clubs in the city, such as Club Natació Barcelona, ​​Atlètic Barceloneta and Club Natació Sabadell?

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  • For a sport without homophobia or LGBTI discrimination

    This February 19th was the International Day Against Homophobia in Football, with the aim of guaranteeing the rights of all people to enjoy a sport free from all forms of discrimination.

    From BCN Esports we defend, today and always, equality and respect in the world of football, as well as in all the sports present in the city, and we fight for a sport where there is no room for discrimination due to sexual orientation , gender identity or gender expression.

  • Barcelona hosts the Campeonato de Catalunya d'Atletisme de Clubs en Pista Caberta at the Palau Sant Jordi

    This weekend, 23 and 24 January, is held at the Palau Sant Jordi, the Campeonato de Catalunya d'Atletisme de Clubs en Pista Copenta. Yesterday Saturday 23 was the turn of category B, and today Sunday 24 is a contest of category A. Sports councillor David Escude will attend the event and be present during the award.

    The Institut Barcelona Sports contributes to the celebration of the Campeonato de Catalunya d'Atletisme de Clubs en Pista Copena by means of a special grant for the installation of a track of indoor athletics at the Palau Sant Jordi.

  • David Escudé attends the closing ceremony of the 11th edition of the Barcelona Sports Film Festival

    The event is due to take place from 18 to 24 January, and the closing ceremony, to be attended by the Councillor for Sport, David Escudé, hold on Saturday 23 January at 7 p.m. at the Olympic and Sports Museum.

    Sports councillor David Escude, has been commissioned to deliver the Amphore City of Barcelona to the best film in the 11th edition of the BCN Sports Film in Shakhmaty / Chess, animated short film directed by Alexey Pochivalov and produced by Boris Mashkovtsev (Soyuzmultfilm film studio).More information

  • David Escudé attends the presentation of the Catalan Swimming Federation’s centenary

    The Councillor for Sports, David Escudé,  attended the presentation ceremony for the centenary of the Catalan Swimming Federation (FCN), to held at the Old Estrella Damm Factory last 20th January.

    The presentation was broadcast live on Zoom, and is attended by the chair of the Catalan Swimming Federation, Enric Bertrán, and various other officials and sponsorship representatives. Other important figures from the world of Catalan swimming was attended, such as Gemma MengualDaniel López PinedoMaica Garcia and Jessica Vall.

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Current news

"Strategies for including people with visual impairment in motor-skill games and sport", a new Barcelona Esport Inclou training session

Tue, 16/02/2021 - 10:52

Esport Inclou. The session will be held this coming 26 February, from 11 am to 1.30 pm, and in online format, owing to the circumstances caused by COVID-19.

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The ‘Esport Inclou’ Training Plan for the coming months, in detail

Tue, 02/02/2021 - 10:09

We present the various activities being held during the first months of this 2020-2021 school year, under the Esport Inclou programme's Training Plan.

Barcelona hosts the Catalan Indoor Athletics Championships at the Palau Sant Jordi

Sat, 23/01/2021 - 20:30

The Councillor for Sport, David Escudé, will be attending the ceremony and the awards.

David Escudé attends the closing ceremony of the 11th edition of the Barcelona Sports Film Festival

Fri, 22/01/2021 - 16:42

Barcelona Sports Film Festival. The curtain will fall on the 11th edition of the Barcelona Sports Film Festival after an exciting week of sport and film

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