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2023 Year of the Rabbit

The Spring Race 2023
arrives to
the streets of Madrid

January 29th

5, 8 and 16 kilometers. YOUR DECISION!

Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival or Chinese New Year, is the most important traditional holiday in the Chinese calendar.

To celebrate it in style, the Spring Race 2023 – Year of the Rabbit arrives to the streets of Madrid on January 29th.

Family-friendly and festive, the Spring Race will turn the Paseo de la Castellana red, which represents good luck in the Chinese tradition, starting the new year in the best possible way: enjoying running and culture.

The Spring Race 2023 – Year of the Rabbit is a celebration of sports for everyone!


Starting and finishing at Paseo de Recoletos, you can choose between  5, 8 and 16 kilometers, passing through Plaza de Colón, Plaza Castilla and near the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium in its long distance.

For everyone to find their own challenge and their way to welcome the Year of the Rabbit!

In addition, the Virtual Spring Race

If you are not able to come to Madrid, we offer the option to participate in the Spring Race 2023 – Year of the Rabbit virtually, so that everyone can celebrate the Chinese New Year, both in Spain and anywhere in the world. 

The Virtual Spring Race – 2023

Win Great Prizes

Televisions, Mobile phones or Air Purifiers are some of the prizes you can win for taking part in the Spring Race.

The prize will not be sent to your home address in any case and to collect the prize you will need to present your ID card.

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Starting the year with solidarity

The Spring Race – Year of the Rabbit collaborates with REFORESTA.