São Silvestre – The Running Xmas Party of Portugal

The Saint Silvester Road Race (Corrida de São Silvestre in Portuguese) is one of the most emblematic and oldest running events in Portugal.

The Portuguese version of this Running Party is inspired by the one from Brazil, regarded as the major international athletics events in Latin America. The Brazilian competition of São Silvestre is held yearly […]

By |December 22nd, 2015|Races, Running in Lisbon|0 Comments

Half Marathon in Lisbon: the Discoveries

Lisbon, Portugal’s capital, hosts three major half marathon races: one on the 25th of April Bridge, one on the Vasco da Gama Bridge and one in Belém.
25th of April Bridge Half Marathon
In March every year since 1991, in 2016 on the 20th, the half marathon of the Bridge 25th of April takes place. It starts […]

By |November 12th, 2015|Lisbon, Races, Running in Lisbon, Travel & Run|0 Comments

Lisbon Marathon and Half Marathon

Portugal hosts two marathons per year. In October, the Marathon of Lisbon, from Cascais, along the Tagus River, to Lisbon, and in November the Marathon of Oporto. Last week we had the pleasure to be present at the press conference of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon of Lisbon, which takes place during the same […]

By |September 28th, 2015|Lisbon, Races, Running in Lisbon, Travel, Travel & Run|0 Comments

Running on Meia Praia, Lagos, Portugal

I was lucky to grow up in the surroundings of Lagos, one of the most authentic cities of Southern Portugal – the Algarve – involved in a very rich nature of coastal beaches and world famous rock formations but also stunning forests and hills. My parents live about 10km from Lagos, in the country side […]

By |September 4th, 2015|About me, Running Algarve, Travel, Travel & Run|1 Comment

Run in Portugal is recognized by Turismo de Portugal

So proud! Turismo de Portugal, the central public authority responsible for promotion, enhancement and sustainability of Tourism activities, licensed Run in Portugal, authorizing us to promote Portugal as a Running Holiday Destination by providing sightrunning tours and arranging running holidays!

Run in Portugal is now officially a “Tourism Entertainment Agent”. Today we completed our registration in […]

By |August 13th, 2015|About me, Running in Lisbon, Travel|0 Comments
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