Desporto, Município

Rock'n'Roll marathon at Praça do Comércio

16, October 2017

More than 16 thousand athletes filled the Vasco da Gama bridge in the 18th edition of the Rock'n'Roll Half Marathon, this year with the finish line at Praça do Comércio, on a sunny and hot day filled with enthusiastic runners, many visitors who applauded them and, of course, music. Jorge Máximo, City Councilor for Sport, attended the event.


The Kenyan Ishhimael Chemtan (male) and Sarah Chepchirchir (female) were the winners of the marathon, which had in Bruno Paixão the best Portuguese in seventh place. At the half marathon the winners were the Ethiopian Birahn Nebebew and Eunice Chebichi Chumba, from Bahrain.

Desporto, Município