We are pleased to announce the very first “Cross Batalla de Munda” cross country trail run on the 3 rd of
February in and around Montilla. And a Barefoot meeting on the 2nd February.
The race is being hosted and organized by the Athletics club Montilla and the Montilla Local authority and the barefoot meeting is organise
by our blog www.cualquierapuedehacerlo.es barefoot reference magazine in spanish.
The race is a challenging trial run over 19km with a number of hills with some including a 35% incline,
just to make it a little more enjoyable!
As part of the race weekend there will also be the very first National Barefoot and Minimalist Runners
Meeting, which will take place on the previous day of the race for those wishing to learn more of this
growing trend. Also there will be a number of experienced barefoot runners in attendance where you
can learn from their experiences. Vivobarefoot Coaches, barefoot Ultrarunners, etc…
In addition there will be specialists and trainers in barefoot running, who will be able to give
you a more in-depth knowledge of the biomechanics involved in running. They will be more
than happy to give advice on the correct posture and style needed to get the full benefits of a
more injury free running style, which is gaining popularity here in Spain.
The meeting will be sponsored by prestigious minimalist shoes manufacturer VivoBarefoot and
some of the British representatives will travel to Montilla to participate in the event.
The race will also be the third to include a barefoot/minimalist category with prizes…
We have already more than 100 runners.
The best place to arrive if you want to come it will be Málaga, is less than a hour to Montilla by car. There are buses from the airport.
Spanish TV interview for the barefoot event.
You will find more info about the metting and the race in this site, We will paste new info there and in the facebook page (Corremos descalzos). Registration can be done here . The Price for the Race is 10 euros, the meeting is free. You must tell us by email or the day of the race if you run on barefoot category or not. You can run with a shoe with no more of 12mm of sole. We will give you teh typiacl runner bag. If you have issues with the payment and the registration you call us, +34685172408 and email a montillarunning @ hotmail . com or firstname.lastname@example.org…. we will set a paypal order for you to pay.
Saturday 2nd February Morning.
Barefoot exercise while Santiago Ruiz run barefoot a Marathon to arrive finish line below 3 hours. He best time ever is 3.11 with usual trainers.
Saturday 2nd February Afternoom.
Race route Wikiloc
There will be Prizes for 3 first clasified for every category. We will anounce what kind of prizes soon we are getting a lot of offers for the prizes… Sportlab, vivobarefoot, deporte4you, Naked runner, once we have a clear picture we will tell you.
What you need to be at the barefoot caegory.
Just registration and tell us what shoes are you going to use (remember 12mm máx for the sole) and drop 0mm, it is not a problem to use barefoot, minimalist or huaraches but with these conditions…
We will wait for you to treat you as king in our land. ARE YOU GOING TO MISS IT? iamgoingtomontilla.
Registration – http://crossbatallademunda.blogspot.com.es/
VIDEO presentation 1er Encuentro Barefoot España – La batalla de munda