Ya están abiertas las inscripciones para el Entel Maratón de Santiago 2017
This year, 2,000 more entries are available in comparison to the previous version in order to satisfy the demand from runners, which reflects on the growing sports culture in the country.
Santiago, October 3, 2016. Today at midnight entries were opened for the 11th version of the Entel Maratón de Santiago 2017, which shall be held on April 2 next year.
As reported last week at the launch event, the next version of the biggest sporting celebration in Chile increased its entries to 30,000, 2,000 more than this year, which will be split between the 10K, 21K and 42K categories.
“At its beginnings, most entries to the Entel Maratón de Santiago were y people running 10K. Over time, the development of the Runner movement, the improved preparation of the runners and the new sports culture at all levels have produced that, today, the bulk of the runners participating in this event do it in the 21K distance. For 2017, naturally, we expect more athletes join this sports festivity and increase the records in 42K, where the challenge to fulfill the dream of completing a full marathon is even larger,” Felipe Salas, spokesman for the Entel Maratón Santiago, recently said.
The prices to live this incredible sport experience and city celebration begin on 20,000 pesos (30 USD, approx.), which is the value for 10K entry in the first period of inscription, which goes from Oct. 3 to Nov. 30.
Entel, Main Sponsor of the event, shall issue a 20% discount to its customers that enter to run any distance during this first period. Those that additionally use the Entel-VISA card shall be awarded 50% of the paid value in their following credit card invoice.
Those interested in being part of the most important marathon race in our country, and which will feature the Blue Line for the first time in 2017, must go to the official website, fill the entry information form; the entry is confirmed after payment. Only people 18 years old or more may enter, except for the 10K category in which people 16 years old or more may enter. The kit pickup will be done only during the Expo Running, whose date and place will be confirmed later in time.