Posts Tagged ‘sports events’

Rio Circuit 2012

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

This cycling tournament covers a stretch of coast and mountains, with the start in Niteroi and the finish line in Rio De Janeiro.

Posted in: March Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Saint Sebastian Race 2012

Friday, December 30, 2011

The Saint Sebastian Race, or a corrida de São Sebastião, is a traditional 10km race that celebrates Rio’s patron saint. The first five women and men to cross the finishing line are rewarded with a trophy or prizes.

Posted in: January Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Iemanja Festival 2011

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Every year, people congregate on the golden beaches of Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon to worship the Goddess of the Sea, Iemanja. Throngs of Umbanda followers enact their rites of worship alongside hundreds of thousands of new year revellers.

Posted in: December Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Rio Half Marathon 2011

Thursday, July 21, 2011

The Rio Half Marathon invites sporty men and women to jog through beautiful Rio de Janeiro. The route follows the shoreline from Sao Conrado to Flamengo, through Ipanema and Copacabana – the views are surely an inspiration to the runners.

Posted in: August Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Rio Sport Show

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Between 14 and 16th of this June, you can go and visit the Rio Sport Show, where lots of big brands will show off their latest gear not only to sporty types, but also to industry people from all over the world who will come to see the latest innovations and products in this ever-changing [...]

Posted in: June Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events