Sunday March 10th, 2019
Distance: Half Marathon
Trinidad Alfonso is the Title Partner of the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships Valencia 2018 which takes place on Saturday 24 March 2018. The Trinidad Alfonso Foundation is supporting the event in which many of the world’s best athletes and thousands of members of the public will run on a fast, unique course with the finishing line in the City of Arts and Sciences.
The collaboration with the world half marathon championships allows the Trinidad Alfonso Foundation to continue its strategy of supporting sports events that help to position València as the city of running. It has been the main contributor to the Valencia Marathon and Half Marathon for the past five years. The Spanish Federation considers these races to be the best Spanish races at these distances and the fastest on national soil. In addition, they are the first races in the country to obtain the IAAF Gold Label and, recently, Joyciline Jepkosgei broke her own world record* (1:04:51) at the 27thedition of the Valencia Half Marathon on Sunday 22ndOctober.