Specialities: Sprints/Hurdles, High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump, Hammer Throw,
Shot Put, Discus Throw, Pole Vault, Middle Distance, Race Walking, Combined Events
Coaches and specialities:
Miguel Vélez: High jump
José Rios: Middle / Long distance
Joaquim Reyes: Hurdles
Gabriel Martinez: Pole vault
Fernando Martinez: Combined events
José Marín/Valentí Massana: Race Walk
Luis Lizaso: Shot put / Discus throw
Antonio Corgos: Long / Triple jump
Alex Codina/Ricardo Dieguez: Sprints
Llorenç Cassi: Hammer throw
is a 400m six-lane fully equipped synthetic track (“built on site”)
which allows for a higher volume of training. The track also has
a 2m wide asphalt complementary outside lane.
There are two pole vault areas, two high jump areas and three long jump and triple jump zones. There are specific outdoor
throwing areas for shot-put (five areas), discus and hammer (three cages), and the javelin.
are three ramps-hills with a Mondo synthetic track between 30m to 50 m
with gradients of 2%, 12% and 15% and there is a 2 Km Cross-country
circuit within the extensive grounds.
Centre also has excellent indoor facilities with a straight four lane
100m Mondo synthetic track and indoor areas for pole vault, high
jump and horizontal jumps.
is capacity for 325 persons in single, double or quadruple rooms with
bathroom, TV, telephone and internet wi-fi. Cottages are also
available for groups of 8 to 12 people. Full or half board options are
The Centre has meeting and conference halls and a Cafeteria that can provide special diets for athletes.
Price: 30 USD
basic price (depending on the level of accommodation; full board).
Other facilities: The
Centre has several gymnasiums and weight lifting rooms with barbells,
strength machines, vibration platforms, inertial yo-yo technology,
is a laboratory for testing and consultation (physiology, nutrition,
biomechanics, psychology) and recovery. In addition there are
indoor and outdoor swimming pools and saunas. Other services include,
hydrotherapy, physiotherapy, massage and medical facilities.
Other sporting activities are available such as football, basketball, handball, volleyball and beach volleyball.
Comments: The ATC is located close to the airport and all the attractions that the vibrant city of Barcelona has to offer.
Barcelona is the capital of Spain’s Catalonia region and is famous for
its art, architecture, beaches, restaurants and tapas bars.