La Carrera Mencey OCR – El Medano

This Sunday, January 19, the second edition of the Mencey OCR obstacle course will be held in El Medano. The test, which starts at 9.00am at the football ground has 600 registered to take part. The event has a high physical requirement, as well as a great personal challenge for each of the participants.

The race consists of three different categories: the so-called Elite, with a distance of 8 km and at least 30 obstacles and without help for the participants; The Mencey 8 km, with more than 30 obstacles, where runners are allowed to have support and the Mencey 5 km, with more than 25 obstacles, where there will also be help. For each category, there are individual, pairs and team categories, with their own classification.

The test takes place on the beach, Montaña Bocinegro and in the environment of the football field.

 

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English Movies at Gran Sur, 17th – 23rd January

Bad Boys for Life – 17:35 

SYNOPSIS: Marcus Burnett is now a police inspector and Mike Lowery is in a midlife crisis. They unite again when an Albanian mercenary, whose brother they killed, promises them an important bonus.

1917 – 19.55

SYNOPSIS: The World War threatened to change the world order forever. Faced with the threat that loomed, the United States decided to enter the conflict with the aim of unbalancing the balance that characterized the contest.

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Old Road to Candelaria

Pilgrimage route along the Old Road to Candelaria will have two departures: from the Plaza de San Marcos (25 km.) Or from the Plaza de Llano del Moro (15 km.). On the way, we will visit some churches where you can sign the pilgrim’s booklet (optional). We will finish by collecting the pilgrims’ diploma in the Basilica of Candelaria.

MEETING POINT: San Marcos Square. Tegueste. DATE: 25th January

Schedule:

-06: 00 h. (Start of the walking route from Tegueste) To make this section a minimum of 12 people will be needed to make up the group.
-08: 45 h. (Departure in Guagua from Tegueste)
-09: 30 h. (Departure from Llano El Moro together with the group that started the route from Tegueste)
-16: 00 h. Return by bus to Tegueste.

Distance: 25 Km. Duration: 7 hours (approx.) High difficulty (the First section has ascent and last with steep descents)

Itinerary: Start: San Marcos Square – Las Peñuelas – San Diego – Santo Domingo – Los Baldíos Llano El Moro – Machado – Barranco Hondo – Igueste. Final: Plaza de la Basilica de Candelaria.

Distance: 15 km. Duration: 5 hours (approx.) Difficulty: Medium / High. (Last sections with steep descents) Itinerary: Start: Llano del Moro – Machado – Barranco Hondo – Igueste. Final: Plaza de la Basilica de Candelaria.

Price: €10.00.  Capacity: 55 pax. The price includes guide, transport and insurance

Bring appropriate footwear, clothes and accessories to carry out the activity according to the route and the weather requires it (coat, raincoat, canes, hat, some food, water, flashlight, etc.)

Spanish Language. Another language, come accompanied by a translator.

For more information, contact the Tourist Office of Tegueste. From Tuesday to Saturday from 07:30 to 15:00. Call: 922316102 or by mail: turismo@tegueste.org

Source: Ayto. De Tegueste

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