The district of Fuencarral-El Pardo, located in the north of Madrid, is holding its Half Marathon. A classic on Madrid's athletics calendar, marking its XXIII edition in 2017. This race is organised by the Marathon Sporting Association with technical direction provided by the Madrid Athletics Federation.
The circuit, which is run entirely on asphalt, is approved by the Spanish Royal Athletics Federation. It sets off from the Paseo de las Alamedillas, by the Santa Ana Sports Complex, whose athletics track provides the finishing line after a 21 km run around some of the major roads in the district of Fuencarral, taking runners around El Pardo Mountain, and by the El Pardo Royal Palace.