The Council of the European Association of Masters (EMA) decided to assign Braga the organization of the thirteenth European Veterans Indoor Championships (EMACI), a competition aimed at athletes over 35 years of age, separated by age groups every five years and will take place, from February 20th to 27th, 2022, on the six-lane track of the new Altice Forum, located in the center of the city.
The Altice Forum Braga, which opened last September and has undergone complete refurbishment for two years, in an investment of eight million euros, transforming the former Exhibition Park into a new space of excellence in the north of the country, is equipped with latest generation that allows it to host fairs, congresses, exhibitions, sporting events and others of socio-cultural, scientific and educational nature.
This is the first time that Portugal has hosted the two championships, played every two years and which in 2018 had as its stage Madrid, with an estimated presence of about 10,000 people, including athletes and companions, which will have a significant impact on the city. economic.Know the facilities
Thanks to its excellent geographical location, Braga is easily accessible by car, train, taxi or bus.know more
The city of Braga has, year after year, the result of its tourist activity, a growing number of hotel units, with different types.know more
We have prepared for you a set of excursions to get to know Braga and the North of Portugal better.know more
We will offer you a set of events to make your stay more enjoyable.know more