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  • The Olympic Campus is waiting for you!

    The municipal summer vacation program for children and teens, Campus Olympia, has already opened enrollment. 

    Also, the activities are subject to possible variations depending on the evolution of the pandemic and, as a novelty, this year also cancels the procedure for collecting numbers for the draw of the order of registration in the Campus Olímpia and registrations will follow the same process as the rest of the activities.

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  • The maximum capacity in sport is increased to 70%

    The Government of the Generalitat de Catalunya has announced changes in the measures aimed at containing the spread of covid-19, which will come into operation from Friday, June 4.

    The main novelties of these measures dictated by PROCICAT that affect the sports sector are three: first, the extension of the opening hours of sports activities to the public until 01.00 hours; secondly, the increase from 50% to 70% of the capacity in sports facilities and equipment; and, thirdly, the maximum number of attendees is increased to 20%, in outdoor sports competitions with an authorized capacity of more than 15,000 people.

  • Barcelona hosts the International City of Barcelona Artistic Swimming Trophy

    Today, Tuesday 8 June, at 1 pm at the Palauet Albéniz, Sports Councilor David Escudé has presented the City of Barcelona International Artistic Swimming Trophy, which will take place from 10 to 13 June in the city.

    The competition, which is being held at the Sant Jordi Swimming Pool, will be the World Series superfinal and, for the first time, will also be pre-Olympic for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

    Watch the presentation here.

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  • “The city, a place for sport”, a new talk in the series “The Value of Sport in the 21st Century”

    This year’s second talk in the series “The Value of Sport in the 21st century”, concerns “The city, a place for sport” and it has been held on Wednesday 9 June, at 5 pm.

    The conference has taken place at the Olympic and Sports Museum and it provided an opportunity for discussing and reflecting on the importance of a city environment for doing sport. 

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    Watch the conference here

  • Barcelona hosts the 48th Conde de Godó Sailing Trophyc

    This 27th of May, the 48th edition of the Conde de Godó Sailing Trophy has begun in Barcelona, ​​a race that will be held in Barcelona waters until Sunday 30th of May.

    This year, the competition returns to normal and is held on its traditional dates at the end of May, after last year it had to be held in July due to the restrictions caused by the pandemic, and ended before 'hour.

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  • Barcelona celebrate the 7th edition of the Unirun

    The seventh edition of the Unirun, a competitive run between universities, was held in Barcelona and Sant Adrià del Besòs on 16 May. Promoted by the 12 Catalan universities through the Catalan University Sports body (ECU), the event was held around the Parc del Fòrum and comply with all the measures to prevent the transmission of Covid-19.

    The Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) has been the winner of Unirun 2021. The winner of the men's event was Carles Castillejo (15:17), from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, ​​while the first woman to cross the finish line was Marta Castroviejo (17:53), also from the UAB.

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Current news

Take a walk around the centre of Barcelona with Barnatresc

Wed, 09/06/2021 - 11:21

City. The walk for this June maintains the two formats adapted to the Covid-19 situation.

David Escudé presents the City of Barcelona International Artistic Swimming Trophy

Tue, 08/06/2021 - 14:28

The Barcelona City International Artistic Swimming Trophy is being held at the Piscina Sant Jordi this week, from 10 to 13 June.

The 2021 Magic Line opens for registrations

Mon, 07/06/2021 - 09:45

Walks. Proceeds will go to people affected by the financial and social consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic.

1,900 Barcelona students take part in the School Biathlon

Mon, 31/05/2021 - 15:30

School Sport.  Students will compete over a swim and a running event.

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