All the way back in 1986, it was announced that Barcelona would host the 1992 Summer Olympics, but the legacy of this tremendous event lives on. more

Oct 20, 2016 2:42 PM In the City

Thinking about getting in shape for the Barcelona Marathon? Forty-two kilometres is no small feat. Prep for the big one with these shorter runs. more

Sep 1, 2016 11:02 AM THINGS TO DO

Barcelona’s Guardiola back on Catalan soil to face his former team in the UEFA Champions League. more

Aug 26, 2016 11:41 AM In the City

The world's first theme park dedicated to sport opens in the Olympic Park on Montjuïc. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM LIVING

Don’t just sweat it out at the beach this summer—cool off in one of the city’s outdoor pools. more

Jun 1, 2016 11:08 AM THINGS TO DO 1 Comments

The city pays its respects to Johan Cruyff, the Dutch footballing great who died last week. more

Apr 1, 2016 2:51 PM In the City

From rock climbing to ping pong in the park, there are plenty of unconventional ways to kick-start your fitness this spring. more

Feb 29, 2016 8:36 PM THINGS TO DO 1 Comments

Every January brings New Year's resolutions and getting fit often features high up on the list. more

Dec 31, 2015 12:52 PM THINGS TO DO


Photo by Jordi Farrera

You may be forgiven for mistaking them for castellers, but the human pyramids formed by the falcons have their own unique style and history. more

Sep 1, 2015 5:09 PM IN THE CITY

The Garage by Veronica Blume offers yoga, pilates and a relaxing exhibition space in which to escape the city. more

Sep 1, 2015 3:08 PM THINGS TO DO


Photo by Yan Pekar

Get your skates on day or night across the city. more

Mar 31, 2015 4:17 PM IN THE CITY

“Barcelona has as many rainy days as Germany has sunny days,” says Sascha Rado. The 35-year-old Dutch personal trainer moved here seven years ago from Germany, when he realised that his life there wasn’t conducive to pursuing his passion of fitness. more

Jun 30, 2014 9:38 PM IN THE CITY

In 2003, Deron Beal was working for a nonprofit recycling project in Tucson, Arizona. His days were spent driving around the city in his truck, collecting donated objects and taking them to new owners. more

May 2, 2014 12:17 PM IN THE CITY

The Barcelona International Football League has been providing locals and foreigners with football and a welcoming community for 22 years. more


Barcelona offers runners excellent weather, varied terrain and a race calendar that spans the year. more

Apr 1, 2014 3:46 PM IN THE CITY

As candidates apply for the 2022 Games this month discover why Barcelona decided to post pone their bid and more about the history of the Olympics more

Oct 31, 2013 12:00 AM IN THE CITY

Cycling in Barcelona: City Riding

Our cycling blogger Christina Smith tells us why she loves biking around Barcelona more

Oct 15, 2013 10:51 AM Guest blogger

Cycling in Barcelona: Eat, Sleep, Ride

Our new guest blogger Christina Smith explains why she has chosen Barcelona as the base for her passion for cycling more

Oct 7, 2013 10:46 AM Guest blogger

The fifth annual Barcelona triathlon takes place on October 6th, 2013. Find out all about the sport here more

Sep 30, 2013 12:00 AM IN THE CITY

Nestled against the walls of Montjuïc Castle, on the same lawn where people fight for a good spot to watch the summer film screenings at Sala Montjuïc, is the shooting range of the Club Arc Montjuïc. more

Aug 29, 2013 12:00 AM IN THE CITY

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