The Madrid Athletics Meeting, which has been held for over three decades now, has attracted top sportsmen and women from all over the world. Such athletes as Saïd Aouita, Carl Lewis, Edwin Moses, Mike Powell, Michael Johnson, pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva and high jump specialist Blanca Vlašić have come to Madrid to delight athletics fans.
The event, which takes place at the Moratalaz Municipal Sports Centre, is an opportunity to enjoy the performance of elite athletes with tickets at reasonable prices. Besides, if you want to put yourself to the test in the tracks, there are Open Races as well (men’s and women’s 800m, 1000m and 1,500m).
The 35th Madrid Athletics Meeting is taking place on July. It’ll draw around 200 top athletes from Europe and beyond. The competition is part of the IAAF World Challenge Meetings, the second tier of elite international competition, behind the IAAF Diamond League.