The International Athletics Federation has officially granted Movistar Madrid Half Marathon the stamp "IAAF Silver Label”, Improving its previous bronze cataloging
In this way the IAAF He recognizes it as one of the best road races in the world.
The Movistar Madrid Half Marathon, which will celebrate its twentieth edition in a special way on March 29, 2020, has officially received from the International Athletics Federation the IAAF Silver Label seal which places it among the best road tests worldwide.
This recognition, which comes to improve the 'bronze' category achieved in the last edition, places the Movistar Madrid Half Marathon at the level of 26 other asphalt races that share this distinction.
You have successfully passed all IAAF parameters and requirements
The new official cataloging has been granted for this edition by the IAAF thanks to the fact that the Madrid event has managed to overcome all the parameters and necessary requirements regarding its organizational quality, security, elite sports level, number of registered, international promotion, media impact and exposition of the evidence.
In the last edition there were 20.000 participants between the 21.097-meter test and the 5k - ProFuturo race, to the benefit of the Fundación Profuturo de Telefónica, being one of the most massive races nationwide.
Changes for the 2020.
Also, to celebrate the 20th anniversary in 2020, the organization is working on other improvements related to the circuit, redesign of start zones, goal or cloakroom, and in continuing to close a roster of top-level runners as in past editions.