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Skyrace Comapedrosa Arinsal Andorra 2016

SKYRACE COMAPEDROSA 2016

The race returns to the Skyrunning elite scoring for the Sky Series of Skyrunner® World Series

The SkyRrace Arinsal, with 15 kilometers and 1,415 meters of positive altitude change, completes the race program

Registrations for the SkyRace Comapedrosa are now available for an edition that is set to break records for attendance and participation. The World Series of Skyrunning International Federation have chosen the SkyRace Comapedrosa as the sixth race of the Sky Series, in a competition that will consist of 8 races in 6 countries on 3 continents, and will land in Andorra on July 31, 2016.

The SkyRace Comapedrosa keeps the tough 21 kilometers with 2280 meters of positive altitude change track. A highly demanding race that crowns the peak of Comapedrosa, the highest of Andorra, which is climbed in 900 meters on two kilometers.

The program of the race will be completed with the SkyRace Arinsal of 15 kilometers and 1415 meters of positive altitude gain,  which in turn will also be a race for the promotion of young talents with an special ranking for runners between 15 and 18 years.

Registration is now available at.ticketoci.net

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Cirque du Soleil 2016 Andorra: Scalada Vision

  • VISION invites you to discover a world full of surprises, technology and magic with which you will recognise a multitude of unmistakable elements of Andorra. As something new, Scalada: VISION will be performed under a spectacular tent. A 100% magic and perfect stage for this new show.

  • SHORT SYNOPSIS

    VISION, a new performance that will show you an imaginary, surrealistic and futuristic world at the hand of a boy and his little sister, whose sentimental connection is apparently unalterable.
    The main characters in this edition will be taken to the future, to a new dimension between reality and fiction. The brother and sister will be faced by their own separation in a totally unknown universe on a trip in which each one must overcome the challenges of their own reality for themselves. Only their instinct and their strong fraternal bond will be the key to their meeting again.

    WHEN?

    Scalada: VISION will be showing every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 2nd to 30th July 2016. The show will begin at 10 p.m. and will have a duration of 60 minutes. There will also be a 30-minute animation shown prior to the show.

    WHERE?

    The show will be located in the public car park of the Parc Central, in the centre of Andorra la Vella, and will have a capacity of 5000 people per session. This year, the show will take up nearly all of the space. There will be a catering area on-site where food and drinks can be purchased.

    HOW?

    There are 2 types of tickets. Free tickets will give access to the area in front of the stage, and is standing room only. Paid tickets are seated in the stands.

     

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BLOG News in Arinsal - Pal, Vallnord, Andorra

05-07-2015

Skyrace Comapedrosa Arinsal Andorra 2015

Height Race!

On Sunday 26 July La Massana (Andorra) will host the Skyrace Comapedrosa, one of the most spectacular racing events in the Pyrenees mountains. Scree, meadows and the mountain scenery make it a unique race that accumulates 21km with a positive ascent of 2,300 meters and crowns the top flagship peak in Andorra, the Comapedrosa peak. TheSkyrace Comapedrosa program is completed with the Skyrace Arinsal of 15 km and an elevation gain of 1,415 meters.

The circuit demands a remarkable technical and physical habilities, with Arinsal as a point of departure and arrival. The race begins with a path that leads to high mountain terrain and then off-road ways that goes careening Percanela peak, Clot peak and Horse Fontspeak, before lowering to the mountain shelter of Plain of the lake, where begins the ascent to the top of Comapedrosa and then the descent to the Black lake, and back to Arinsal.

The Comapedrosa Skyrace winners will be awarded the Inverse Grand Prize, which is part of the "Skyrunner National Series: Spain, Portugal & Andorra" of the Skyrunning International Federation, the circuit's most prestigious mountain races.

 

Accommodation

From 54 €/night accommodation packages are available in St. Moritz Apartments and Hotel Micolau, including a special athletes breakfast, indoor parking and unlimited wifi.

For any queries, please send us an email to santmoritz@santmoritz.com, call us +376 737 878 or directly book through our websites www.hotel-micolau.com and www.santmoritz.com.

 

Best Regards from the St. Moritz Group team.

02-07-2015

VSL Sports UCI Road and BTT Tours in Andorra

New Partnership between Sant Moritz Group and VSL Sports

Custom made "UCI Road & BTT" Tours now available at www.hotel-micolau.com  www.santmoritz.com as extra supplements thanks to VSL Sports.

 

Description of "UCI Road or BTT" Tours in Andorra:

 

  • Previous Day "briefing" to design the race start best suits the client
  • Specialized guide service in cycling
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Tour between 2h to 4h
  1. *Extra: With assistance vehicle (not available in MTB):consists of having a driver who follows all the bicycle tour offering mechanical assistance, supplies and brings the warm clothes.
  2. *Extra: With a Pro Cyclist (not available in MTB): consists on touring with an active professional cyclist. 

 

About VSL Sports: "Viu Sense Limits"

It is a new innovative company in Andorra in sport, with professionals with extensive experience and knowledge of the sector, especially in the world of two wheels.

VSL Sports in Andorra wants to provide customers with a good dose of quality of life by living unforgettable moments of pleasure, in an environment of exceptional nature, surrounded by his people and the best professionals. They want to offer their professional knowledge in their activities and want to you to discover the most charming routes of Andorra and its surroundings, thanks to their great knowledge of the national territory.

 

30-06-2015

Andorra in UEFA Champions League & Europa League

Accommodation special packages already available in Apartments Sant Moritz & Hostel Micolau for qualifying football teams playing UEFA Champions League and Europa League 2015-16 visiting Andorra
 

  • FC Santa Coloma v Lincoln Red Imps FC (UEFA Champions League)

Lincoln Red Imps FC from Gibraltar has the honor to premiere this evening (Victoria Stadium, 20:00) UEFA Champions League 2015/16. This round we will see a duel between the best teams in Gibraltar and Andorra, FC Santa Coloma. The Lincoln is the great soccer dominator in Gibraltar, as evidenced by the fact that it has won 20 leagues, the last 12 consecutively.

FC Santa Coloma was one of the clubs that founded the Andorran league and has always remained in the first category. It has made history by being the first Andorran club to win a European match in 2007 in the UEFA Cup. In 2008/09 was its debut in the Champions League, but fell in the first tie against FBK Kaunas Lithuanian.

 

  • FC Lusitanos v West Ham United (UEFA Europa League)

Lusitanos will be part of an historic clash against English team West Ham United in the first qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League. "It's the biggest game in the history of the country at club level." The modest football in Andorra has had throughout its history the opportunity to be measured against teams from some of the strongest classics of continental competition leagues in Europe: Rayo Vallecano, FK Partizan, Maccabi Tel Aviv and FC Basel 1893, but has never had before to a joint entity of West Ham, a team that has tasted European glory with the 1964/65 UEFA Winners' Cup. The Lusitans already has five weeks of work and will reach the meeting in good shape.

 

  • UE Sant Julià v Randers FC (UEFA Europa League)

The Unió Esportiva Sant Julià was founded in 1982. Since 1995 participates in the First Division. In the 2004-2005 season it won its first title of champion of Andorra First division league. This allowed the team to play next season's UEFA Cup for the first time, being eliminated in first round by Rapid Bucharest.

Randers FC is a football team of Denmark founded in 2003. It is located in the town of Randers, Jutland central region. They are playing in the Danish Superliga after gaining promotion from second category in 2011/12.