About

Concept

Funchal City Race is an event that combines the discovery of the historical areas and the less explored places of the city of Funchal, with the adventure of an Orienteering race. Everyone, from any age, can enter with the option of competitive participation or simple leisure, along with family or friends.


Scope

Funchal City Race will have its first edition in 2018, in an organization of Clube Aventura da Madeira in partnership with the City Hall of Funchal, which will be simultaneously the last stage of the City Race Euro Tour and the Portugal City Race.

The City Race Euro Tour is an European Orienteering league that brings together 8 cities: Aveiro (Por), Merida (Spn), Ypres (Bel), London (UK), Rome (Ita), Manchester (UK), Girona (Spn) and Funchal (Por). This circuit aims to offer a tourist approach to Orienteering in European Cities. In 2017, an average of 500 participants entered in these events.

The Portugal City Race is the national league that joins 13 cities of Portugal. Funchal being the only event that will occur in the Portuguese Isles.