FOR THE second consecutive year, athletes will be taking to the streets of Castro Marim and Altura for a half-marathon, taking place on April 2. The event is being organised by the Clube Recreativo Alturense, Castro Marim Câmara and the Junta de Freguesia of Altura.
More than 500 runners – national and international, professionals and amateurs – are expected to take part in the 21km run. Teams from various well known Portuguese athletics clubs have already confirmed their participation, as well as some from Spain and Morocco.
For those wishing to take part in the event, registration closes on March 28. For more information and to book your place, call Clube Recreativo Alturense. Tel: 281 957 314 or 962 548 434.