Sport

Vallès Oriental is a reference point for sports due to the great number of relevant sportive activities carried out all year round as well as the county’s sport teams’ high level. A lot of them are outstanding both nationally and internationally such as Granollers Handball Team, Sant Celoni Skating Club which was world champion in 2007, or la Roca del Vallès Twirling Group.

Some of our county’s events are: Seat León Super Cup, which counts towards Spain’s championship, Granollers-la Garriga Half Marathon Granollers Cup,  24 hours motorbike race in Circuit de Catalunya, Lliçà de Munt Mud Football Catalonia’s Motoring Championship, 24 hours in Vall del Tenes and Le Mans Series among others.

Vall del Tenes 24 hours motorbike race

This competition, which is one the best-known 24 hour endurance competitions in Catalan calendars, began in 1978 thanks to a group of motor lovers. In a race of these characteristics they saw the best challenge and the best way to know the riders and team’s endurance capacities as well as those of motorbikes, which on many occasions had been somehow left out of ...

Circuit de Barcelona - Catalunya

Circuit de Catalunya, which was inaugurated in 1991 in Montmeló, has consolidated its status as one of the most modern facilities in the world hosting Formula 1 and motorcycling. The Circuit meets all needed requirements to celebrate the most important competitions in the motor world, such as Marlboro Spanish F1 Grand Prix and Catalonia MotoGP, which counts towards the ...

Half Marathon

After 20 years of written history, Granollers-la Garriga-Les Franqueses Half Marathon stands out as the most important one in Catalonia as well as the best-regarded one by the 8,000 athletes who take part in it on one of the first Sundays in February. This race has plenty of factors that make it possible. On the one hand this race perfectly mixes elite athletics ...

Handbol

If there is a club that has put Granollers on the map during 50 years, that is Club Balonmano (BM) Granollers. This club has always been top class in Spanish handball since its foundation in 1944. Club BM Granollers counts with many years of history and its structure is based on constant work with young people whose dream is to be able to play in the highest category ...