News 2018-08-29T22:00:25+00:00

A World Record in Malaga

The World Championship of Athletics Master close down with new world records, a successful participation and the appearance of volunteers parading together This edition of the World Athletics Master Championship has been closed with new world records and a total [...]

Odriozola: “The more physical activity you do, the more healthy and happy you will be”

Javier Odriozola, general director of sports of the Madrid City Council, has been combining his work with the hobby of running for a long time. "What I do is take half an hour of sleep in the mornings and I'm [...]

Juvenal Pérez, at 96 years old, gold medal in the World Master

  Juvenal Perez, from Buenos Aires, and with 96 years of age has already lived four world championships in Spain: San Sebastian, Brazil, Lyon and now, he makes history at the World Championship of Athletics Master in Malaga, which ends [...]

Spain leads the list of medals by country (185)

In the absence of the last day, the Spanish team reaffirms its great potential with 185 medals, leading the list of medals by country. Specifically, Spanish athletes have achieved 60 gold, 43 silver and 80 bronze. Of the total, men [...]

Medals by country: 15 september

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Day 11: World Master Athletic Championship

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Medals by country: 14 september

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Ignacio Darias wins the 16th place in the Master World Decathlon

Between September 4 and 16, 2018, the development and celebration of the "XXIII Master's World Championship" takes place in the city of Malaga Where, according to the World Federation of Master Athletes, more than 8,000 athletes from 103 countries, from [...]

Ola Karlsson and Paula Ramírez, from Nerja, win gold and silver at the Málaga World Cup

Ola Karlsson and Paula Ramírez, from Nerja, win gold and silver at the Málaga World Cup Athletes of the Nerja Athletics Ola Karlsson was gold in high jump and Paula Ramírez silver in the 800 meters. Karlsson, competed with his [...]

Julio Sanchez, silver in hammer

  It was expected in the presence on the podium, in the day yesterday, Ana Romero. Also from Malaga, the athlete came out first in the 400 meters race, in the 80-year category. But in the competition finished in a [...]

The voluntary physios of the World Master

It isn't the first time they do this work. In fact, for years they have been volunteering as physiotherapists at all the sporting events they are able to endure in the province. This is an increasingly common practice in many [...]

Lita López, in the final of the 80m hurdles of the World Cup

The athlete of Ferreries, Angela 'Lita' López, remains untreatable in the 2018 Master World Championship held in Malaga and this Friday in the early afternoon she showed it again. The Menorcan obtained with all deserved the classification for the grand [...]

José Manuel Cortes returns to be thoroughbred in the World Master

  José Manuel Cortes returns to be thoroughbred in the World Master This Spanish athlete, coming from Lepe, reached the age of 35 with many more successes than he would have dreamed when, as a child, he started in athletics [...]

Jesús Sáez, from AD Haro, at the World Athletics Masters Course in Málaga

Malaga hosts since last September 4 and until next Sunday the World Championship of Athletics in the Master category. There will be representing the veteran athlete of the Haro Sports Group, Jesús Sáez Martínez. The AD Haro runner will participate [...]

The Mayor of Málaga visits the World Master

  The mayor of Malaga, Francisco de La Torre, has approached the sports facilities of the main stadium "Ciudad de Málaga" to be interested in the development and state of the World Athletics Master Championship on his tenth day of [...]

Marisa Alcaide: “It’s never too late to start practicing sports”

  Marisa Alcaide, this Spanish athlete just a few hours from her 50th birthday, has won the silver medal in the 10 and 20km marching teams, two medals from three races in which she competed ... success!. "I have been [...]

Silver for Jonathan Pérez in the World Masters Championship

Silver for Jonathan Pérez in the World Masters Championship Málaga is hosting the Master World Championships this week. Athletics arrasatearra is represented in this event by Jonathan Pérez, who has taken part in the pole vault test, reaching a more [...]

Yolanda Gómez grazes the medal in the World Masters of Athletics

  The citizen athlete Yolanda Gómez, who belongs to the Deycor Club Unión Atlética CUA, signed a great performance in the triple jump event of the World Athletics Master Championship, which is being held these days in the city of [...]

Meet our athletes

https://youtu.be/WnX35vgVi88 María Area, Antonio Mohedano and Lorenzo Robayna tell us more about their passion: athletics. How they started, what sports mean to them, anecdotes ... Give the play and learn more about these three Spanish athletes who have made [...]

At 60 he prepared at 3,000 meters for the World Master

  Jorge Pereyra had his start in athletics at age 42, 18 years ago. Today he finished his month of training in Kenya and heads to Malaga to compete in his third World Athletics Master (veterans). "Until I was 42 [...]

International meeting “Women and Sport”

In the early afternoon of today, September 13, the NH Hotel in Malaga welcomed more than twenty institutional representatives from different countries to exchange experiences in their struggle for equality, diversity and inclusion of women in sport; thus being able [...]

Medals by country: 13 september

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The Rincón Fertilidad athletes compete at a great level in the Málaga World Cup

The Rincón Fertilidad athletes compete at a great level in the Málaga World Cup Fertility Corner Athletics Vélez has presented several athletes in the Veterans World Championship that is being played in Malaga, where the best competitors are in different [...]

Paz González and Antonia García, first Spanish in the World of 10 kms

The World Championship Master of athletics that is being held in Malaga continues to produce good results for the San Pedro Athletics Club that is taking part in virtually all long distance events. In the 10 kilometer road test in [...]

Carolina Garcia and Julio Calvo world champions veterans in Malaga

The Athletics Club of Valladolid has also had representation in these worlds of veterans of Malaga, first was the Segovian athlete and on Saturday afternoon it was the turn of Alvaro Julio Alvaro Carolina Garcia (CAV), veteran world champion in [...]

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The hard fight of a double world champion against fibromyalgia

Isabel Almaraz, who this Sunday proclaimed herself world champion of the 10 km on route W-45 in the World Masters that is being held in Malaga, was proclaimed yesterday first in the final of the 5 km in the same [...]

Medals by country: 12 september

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Así ha sido el octavo día de competición en el Mundial Master

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Bradstock, known as the “Picasso Olímpico”, returns art to the World Master

He is known throughout the world as the "Olympic Picasso" - a former Olympian in the 1984 and 1988 Games - whose two passions are sports and art. Now, at the World Athletics Master Championship held in Malaga, Roald Bradstock [...]

Paula Williams participates in more than eight events in this World Master

This 45-year-old athlete has only been practicing sports for five and a half years. Previously, he had played football but had never participated in any athletic event. "It all started when my children wanted to start in athletics, I started [...]

The World Masters joins two athletes from Portugal and Mexico

Joaquina Flores, coming from Portugal, tells us her adventure until she arrives in Malaga to participate in the World Athletics Master Championship. "I've been training and competing in International Championships since Sydney for 50 years, like Sydney, New Zealand and [...]

Ana Bermúdez, athletics judge and defender of women’s sports

Ana Bermúdez, athletics judge, is in charge of reviewing the competitions, taking the marks, measuring ... In short; any technical aspect that allows the correct development of the test; basic and essential skeleton for this Master World Athletics Championship. "When [...]

Medals by country: 11 September

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Manuel Díaz, at 90 years old, silver at 800m M90

This Colombian athlete, at 90 years old, has launched to participate in this championship with just a year and a half of training in this athletic discipline. The experience did not turn out bad for him, given that he won [...]

Aurora Álvarez, bronze in the World Masters

La Langreo Aurora Álvarez Ordás joined the list of Asturian medalists in the World Masters of Athletics that takes place in Malaga. The athlete of the SCD Ribadesella yesterday won a bronze with the W60 team in the 10-kilometer running [...]

Another gold for Carvajal in the world master

Miguel Angel Carvajal, with a time of 47.31 minutes, was hung another gold medal after prevailing yesterday in the test of 10 kilometers march (M50) in the World master that is disputed in Malaga. However, the Spanish athlete, showing great [...]

Medals by country: 10 september

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Giuseppe Ottaviani, at 102 years old, gold medal in long jump

Giuseppe Ottaviani, an Italian tailor who celebrated his 102nd birthday in May, has had the honor of leading the age ladder at the World Athletics Master Championships, which takes place from 4 to 16 September in Malaga. The Calabrian athlete [...]

Day 6: World Master Athletic Championship

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Emilio Galindo, silver medal in javelin M85

Emilio Galindo, 85, has been participating in sports events for over ten years. Specifically, with 70 years was premiered at the first international meeting, where, motivated by his grandchildren reached two medals in different modalities: Javelin and 100m smooth. Now, [...]

Man Kaur, adds one more gold in Javelin W100

A 101-year-old Indian woman has shown that there is no age to reach a goal. Man Kaur has won a gold medal in javelin throwing this Monday at the World Athletics Master of Malaga. One more that adds to its [...]

Ignacio Melo Valls, gold on the march 10KM M65

Ignacio Melo Valls, at 65, this Barcelona athlete claims to be the youngest in his category. He has been competing for a lifetime, "I started doing cross-country and school tests with 12 years, with 15 I joined the athletic march [...]

Gloria Rodríguez, at 70, has won more than 50 medals

  Gloria, from Mexico, has been training since she was 60 years old, she has lived five world championships and all national sports celebrations. She does not think about it when it comes to preparing her suitcase and traveling to [...]

Samuel Arizon, promise of Spanish sport

This 36-year-old Spanish athlete has been training for eight years and, despite having left this world for a while, decided to return with the recharged energies to become third in Spain and champion of Madrid in the past championship. At [...]

Day 5: World Athletic Championship

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María Luisa González, at 85, gets three medals at the World Master Championship

María Luisa González, at 85, has reached the bronze medal in discus throwing, within the W85 woman category. This athlete from Santander tells us her long career, showing once again that age is no excuse. "The opening day of the [...]

Antonio Mohedano, example of personal improvement

Incredible sports experience. Five years of international championships He started training at the age of fifty and at the age of 60 he had already excelled in three national championships, proclaiming himself a champion in the marathon modality. Antonio Mohedano [...]

Iván Portoles, bronze medal in the 10KM M35

Last year I was already pointing out ways in the European Championship with its incredible results and brands, and that's the way it has been. Ivan was the third to reach the finish line in the 10,000m marathon in his [...]

Juan Antonio Cuadrillero, silver medal in the 10km marathon M45

  Juan Antonio Cuadrillero Barranco, M45, has spent a lifetime training. Quadruple veteran world champion (cross, 3,000 and a half marathon) and double winner of the Vallecana race, possibly one of the most famous popular races in the world. Minutes [...]

Margit Jungman, first world leader in athletics

Margit Jungmann, from Germany, was elected this morning as the new president and world leader of the Master Athletics for the next four years. She is the first female world leader in athletics. His election has been resolved by a [...]

Juan Sánchez, the most veteran Spanish athlete in the world

Juan Sanchez, who will soon be 94 years old, has the honor of leading the ladder by age of the athletes espñoles in the World Championship of Athletics Master, which takes place until September 16 in Malaga. This athlete practices [...]

Donato Martínez, silver in 400m hurdles M50

"Donato Martinez, at 50 years old, has more than twenty years of dedication to the practice of sports and, specifically, athletics. "I have practiced all types of sports but I focused on athletics because it is a sport that always ends [...]

Spain reaches 40 medals already in the World Master

The World Athletics Master continues with its celebration in the four official venues located in the province of Malaga. In total, more than 8.000 athletes from 101 countries participate in this event that started on Tuesday and will be held [...]

Dismauto moves with the World Master Athletic Championship

The brand, a world leader in automobiles, is the official supplier of the World Athletics Master Championship; which is celebrated in the town of Malaga from 4 to 16 September 2018. This championship is the most important international competition of [...]

Day 3. WorldMaster Athletic Championship

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The voice of WorldMaster Athletic Championship

He has seen everything, he has heard everything. Watch carefully what happens on the track, or outside it and tell us. He has his own unique style, capable of creating the most measured and minimalist tone to the most overflowing [...]

Eduard Bscheid, silver medal in Decathlon M80

Eduard Bscheid knows no limits or barriers. With only six years of professional training, at 86 years of age, this German athlete has landed in the World Athletics Master Championship stomping very hard. On the second day of celebration, Bscheid [...]

Age is not an excuse

It is the phrase most repeated these days among the thousands of international athletes who have traveled to the Costa del Sol to make history. Age is an excuse and one of the worst. That they tell it to the [...]

Día 1: Estadio Ciudad de Málaga. Cto. del Mundo Atletismo Máster.

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Day 1: Morning match of decathlon and shot put at the Ciudad de Málaga Stadium

The Ciudad de Málaga Main Stadium opened its doors early on with the arrival of veteran athletes to complete the warm-up that gave way to the opening day events. Specifically, the modality of decathlon M35 and throwing of [...]

A total of 39 CAIM athletes will compete in the World Athletics Master

Between the 4th and the 16th of September of this year the World Athletics Master's Championship is celebrated in the city of Malaga. More than 8,000 athletes from all continents will take part in it. The Malagueño Independent Athletics Club [...]

The best master athletes in Malaga

From this Tuesday, September 4 and until the next day 16, Malaga will become the world capital of the athletics master with the celebration of the XXIII World Championship of Athletics Master, which will have the participation of more than [...]

27 athletes from Almeria at this Championship

The Almeria representation has met in the athletics facilities of the annex of the Mediterranean Games Stadium to join forces. Of the two athletes from Almeria, those who have the best marks to qualify for the medal are Emilia Paunica, [...]

16 athletes from the Málaga Athletics Club will be present at the World Masters

Next Tuesday, the World Athletics Master's Championship begins in Malaga, which will gather 8,000 athletes from 87 different countries in the capital of the Costa del Sol, who will compete in the different facilities of the province until September 16. [...]

Welcome remarks by the Mayor of Malaga

The Mayor of Malaga Francisco de la Torre welcomes through the Association of Sports Journalists to all participants and journalists of the World Athletics Master, which is celebrated on the Costa del Sol https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qUAkcYFgM6w institutionalvi

Meet the ceremonies and events of the Master World Athletics Championship

The Tabacalera Building will host next Monday, September 3, at 7:00 p.m. the Opening Ceremony of the World Championship of Athletics Master, where the representatives of the institutions involved will welcome the athletes and declare officially inaugurated the Championship, which [...]

Jonathan Orozco finalizes his participation in the World Masters of Athletics Championship

The athlete Jonathan Orozco faces his biggest challenge to date after a fantastic season. From September 4 to 16, Malaga will host the World Masters Championship, in which the San Martin de la Vega will run in the 100 meters [...]

The “Ciudad de Málaga” Stadium receives the first athletes who will participate at the World Masters

The stadium opened its doors with the arrival of the first athletes who have come to collect their accreditations for the World Championship of Athletics Master. From the first hour, an atmosphere of enthusiasm, encouragement, illusions and companionship is breathed. [...]

Hiroo Tanaka, example of healthy life expectancy

Physical activity triggers a cascade of "signals" that, if repeated, improve the function of our body and brain, reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases and metabolic disorders, reduce anxiety and increase concentration and attention. The movement is medicine. The benefits [...]

Carlos Hugo, ready for his participation in the World Athletics Championship

With 37 years and after having hung infinity of medals in championships of Spain and Andalusia, Carlos Hugo returns to the international competition. The athlete from Linares will compete in Malaga, from September 4 to 16, in the World Master [...]

The new track of the “City of Malaga Stadium”, approved for the World Master Athletics Championship

The Spanish Athletics Federation (RFEA) has issued the certificate of homologation of athletic facilities to the last works undertaken in the Ciudad de Málaga stadium by the City Council, consisting of the renovation of the sports pavement. The certification guarantees [...]

The Volunteer Coordination Meeting for the World Athletics World Championship in Malaga has been held

The facilities of the Athletics Stadium "Ciudad de Málaga" have integrated this afternoon more than 150 young people during the realization of a Motivational Encounter for Volunteering of the World Championship of Athletics Master. These young people have much in [...]

MAFS-Study: Research on aging athletes at the World Master Athletics Championships in Malaga — Athletes Wanted!

At the World Masters Athletics Championships in Malaga from 4-16 September 2018, the DLR Institute of Aerospace Medicine (german Aerospace Center) and the University of Malaga are conducting a field study with athletes on site. We want to collect data [...]

Countdown to the World Athletics World Championship

The World Athletics Master Championship lands in less than a week on the Costa del Sol with the arrival of more than 8,000 athletes from 101 different countries who will compete in the facilities of the province between 4 and [...]

World Masters Athletics visits Málaga

World Masters Athletics (WMA) delegation has visited Málaga to meet the local organizing committee to work on different topics for the next World Master Championship, to be held between next 4 and 16 of September 2018 with an estimated participation [...]

We are present in Perth 2016 World Championship

The day begins October 26 in the Australian city of Perth World Masters Championship Athletics end on November 6. Malaga in September 2018 will pick up the relieve, to be known will be present at the Athlete's Village of the [...]

Welcome to Malaga 2018

Francisco de la Torre - Mayor of the City of Malaga As a Mayor of the City of Malaga. I would like to cordially invite you all to the 2018 World Masters Athletics Championship. Located in a privileged geographical location [...]