The fifth edition of the Carrera Dona Vida promoted by the Community Center for Blood and Tissue of Asturias (CCSTA) will take place on 3rd of June 2018 at 11:00 with departure and arrival at Poniente beach in Gijon for the 8-kilometer circuit. Registration until Tuesday 29th May 2018 (or until 1000 places are sold out) on the official website.
The minimum age required is 16 years with 3 categories available: SENIOR: 16 to 34 years old; VETERANS A: From 35 to 49 years old; and VETERANS B: 50 years and over. All participants will receive a free Dona Vida t-shirt.
The race is coordinated by the Municipal Sports Board of Gijon. This sports events aims to promote the altruistic donation of blood, organs and tissues. Each year 1,800,000 blood transfusions, more than 4,000 organ transplants, more than 1,000 bone marrow transplants and innumerable tissue implants are performed in Spain.