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Engel & Völkers' Barcelona, sponsor of the 5th Cursa del Dir Guardia Urbana

On the 28th of May, and with an expected attendance of 10,000 people, the 5th Cursa del Dir Guardia Urbana will be held in the legendary Diagonal in Barcelona. The opening time of the event will be 8.30 am, depending on the schedule of the different participants.

This race for the Barcelona Diagonal will be an unforgettable experience for anyone taking part in it. It is a race approved and open to the public, registered and according to the regulations of the Catalan Athletics Federation, with the support of the Sports Department of the Barcelona City Council. The specialists of the company, Championchip are in charge of timing the race.

Details of the race

The collection of riders will be made in Diagonal DiR (entry via the park to Ganduxer, 25), on the following dates: on Friday, May 26th from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., and the following day, Saturday 27th, with the same schedule.

The start of the race will be from Avenida Diagonal and the Palau Reila de Pedralves. At 5 kilometres, there is an arrival at Avenida Diagonal, Carrer de la Marina; At 10 kilometres the arrival is Passeig Garcia Faria, Selva de Mar. The maximum race time is 45 minutes for the choice of 5 kilometres, and an hour and 15 minutes for the 10 kilometres.

Engel & Völkers Barcelona collaborates as sponsor in this 5th Cursa of Dir Guardia Urbana. In addition, 30 Engel & Völkers' participants will run whilst wearing their corporate shirts. The logo of our company will be seen, at the end of the race, in an advertising banner of 12 metres.

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Entries for edition number five of the Cursa del Dir are limited to just 15,000 places. The deadline to register is on Thursday, May 25th at 10 am, or once 15,000 registrations have been made.

The organisers of the Cursa del Dir reserve the right to close the registration period before the scheduled date, due to any unforeseen circumstances. Likewise, they can extend the registration period if deemed necessary. A reservation for a place can also be made.

Any athlete who wishes to make a reservation can do so by registering online at When making the booking, you have to choose one of the two route distances, 5 km or 10 km. The possible modifications that the athletes would like to add to the booking can only be made in person at the Feria del Corredor during 26th and 27th of May. No other changes are allowed.

Prices for registration vary between 6 and 14 euros, depending on whether DiR customers are enrolled in Run With Us or people who have never participated before. 

Some last minute places

At the Feria del Corredor, there will be some last minute places available, with "in situ" bookings. The price will be 20 euros, without differentiation between customers, partners, non-partners, etc.
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