• Athletes Marta Fernández de Castro (Performance Group) and Raquel Landín (Initiation Group) will once again lead the free Saturday sessions.
• Those registered for 10K Valencia Ibercaja 2020 can now sign up for the Groups at www.10kvalencia.com, and we hope you will kindly donate €3 to the Pedro Cavadas Foundation.
• Both groups, which start on December 7th, will offer new training for children taking part in the 10Kids.
València, 30-10-2019.– The 10K Valencia Ibercaja is once again setting up training groups to prepare for the race on the 12th of January 2020. From today you can register at www.10kvalencia.com, those registered for the event can sign up free of charge for the official groups, sponsored by New Balance and CocaCola, Official Sports Brand and Official Supplier of the 10K Valencia Ibercaja, respectively.
As every year, the athletes Raquel Landín and Marta Fernández de Castro lead the Training Groups of the new edition of the 10K Valencia Ibercaja. In addition to being graduates in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences and running their own successful clubs, both have the national title of athletics coaches, awarded by the Royal Spanish Athletics Federation (RFEA).
There are two different groups you can take part in: Initiation and Performance, according to the experience and ambitions of each runner. The first of five sessions, start on 7th December, and will take place every Saturday 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th December, and 4th January. The ‘Performance Group’ will be led by Marta Fernández de Castro, athlete and coach of Team 3FDC, and will be held from 8:30 am. The meeting point will be outside the main entrance of the Athletics Courts of l’Estadi.
On the other hand, the sessions of the ‘Initiation Group’, directed by the athlete Raquel Landín, trainer of The Kenyan Urban Way team, will start at 9:00 am, in the old bed of the Turia river under the yellow footbridge near to Carrefour Campanar.
Free and supportive registrations.
Anyone interested in joining the Performance and Initiation Training Groups can register today at www.10kvalencia.com. Registration will be free, as long as you are registered for 10K Valencia Ibercaja 2020, although we would appreciate if you could make a donation of 3€ to the Pedro Cavadas Foundation, a chartity entity of this edition.
Please note: places are limited to 150 runners per group. Registrants will receive an exclusive commemorative New Balance T-shirt (as a gift) and will be able to benefit from a weekly training plan to prepare for the race. However, any participant in the event who has not registered in the Groups but wishes to attend, may do so freely.
Groups for 10Kids
In addition, this year there will also be training groups for the younger ones. On Saturdays, parallel to the Initiation and Performance Groups, which will take place, at the same place /time. The groups are aimed at children between 9 and 16 years old so that they can have help to prepare them for the 10Kids of January 12.