Hundreds of International athletes race to Torremolinos sports ground

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600 international athletes have visited the sports ground in Torremolinos in February.

THE SPORTS facilities in Torremolinos have attracted a total of 600 international athletes belonging to 30 teams of different nationalities in February alone. Great quality facilities and good weather have helped raise an impressive €54,000 for the Torremolinos Sports Department.

Most of the athletes come from France, although teams from other countries including Germany, Norway, Sweden, Italy, Denmark, Switzerland and United Kingdom have also visited the facilities.

Among recent visitors, the Romanian sprinter Olympic team, currently training for the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games stayed in Torremolinos for three weeks.

During the first week of March, six foreign football clubs have also chosen Torremolinos sports facilities to train. The teams are FC Oetwill, FC Saint Imier, FC Rotkreuz, FC Buchs, FC Bellach and FC Schwamendingen. 

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