The region hosts a number of exciting sports competitions – in the mountains, on the sea, or on the road. Cheer on your favorite athlete or join in yourself.
Gipuzkoa Small Stone Lifting Championship
This stone lifting competition takes place in the Gernika fronton of Beasain. Watch stone lifters (harrijasotzaile) lift stone cylinders, cubes or balls off the ground and onto their shoulders in less than three minutes.Beasain
Zegama Aizkorri Mountain Marathon
More than 450 athletic superheroes will run the 42,195 metres of this mountain marathon in almost 4 hours. How about cheering them on?Zegama
This event is considered the best ultra trail race of 2016, at 168 kilometres and 11,000 metres of elevation gain and loss. The race runs through four inland regions of Gipuzkoa: Goierri, Urola, Debabarrena and Tolosaldea, in addition to Aralar and Aizkorri natural parks. It's a difficult challenge to tackle.Beasain