John Tunks Memorial Mini-Marathon returns Wednesday 8 Dec. with track and skating races

The 43rd John Tunks Memorial Mini-Marathon, organised by Grup Esportiu Espalmador with collaboration from the Formentera Office of Sports, will kick off Wednesday 8 December at 10.00am. The event includes two categories: athletics and skating (12K route) and a kids' 2.8K fun run departing from Sant Ferran.

Registration for the 12K race (€15 or free for under-18s) can be completed on Members of GE Espalmador pay half price. Space remains for lower categories in the 12K race, which starts in Sant Ferran. This year registration fees were waived in all categories. Complete details about the trials are also available on Masks must be worn until the start of the race and immediately after the finish.

Departure times are as follows:
10.00am (12K Memorial John Tunks Mini-Marathon)
10.10am (Skating race, single category)
10.40am approx. (2.800m from Sant Ferran)

Race routes will be closed to vehicle traffic for the duration of the events. From 9.30am to 12 noon, the La Savina-Sant Francesc-Sant Ferran portion of highway PM 820, as well as the La Savina-Es Pujols-Sant Ferran stretch of highway PM 820-2, will be closed.

For participants from off the island, there is a free round-trip coach service from the port of La Savina to the start in Sant Francesc Xavier.

3 December 2021
Communications Office
Consell de Formentera

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