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The International Ski Mountaineering Federation is sorry to communicate the end of the agreement between the ISMF and La Grande Course

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The International Ski Mountaineering Federation is sorry to communicate the end of the agreement between the ISMF and La Grande Course.

Therefore, starting from next season the points of the LGC races will no longer count towards the ISMF World Ranking.

However, we remain confident that in the near future a new relationship can …

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Reale Avintia Racing riders ready for the Grand Prix of Aragón

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Reale Avintia Racing riders ready for the Grand Prix of Aragón
MotoGP GP of Aragón – MotorLand Aragón

The riders of Team Reale Avintia Racing, Xavier Simeon and Jordi Torres, were not very happy with their qualifying results for the Grand Prix of Aragón on Sunday.

The Belgian rider, who is contesting his second race …

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Torres has a good debut in Aragon

The riders of team Reale Avintia Racing had a good first day at the Grand Prix of Aragón, with Xavier Simeon improving aboard the Ducati GP17 of injured team-mate Tito Rabat and with newcomer Jordi Torres finishing only a little more than a second behind the second-last rider.

Since the weekend has only just begun, both …

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On 11th September Catalonia celebrates its’ national day

On Tuesday, September 11th, La Seu d’Urgell, a town neighboring Andorra, will join in with the celebrations of the National Day of Catalonia. The event will be held at 10:30 in Sant Josep de Calassanç Square. The celebrations will continue at Plaça Catalunya.

The event was prepared by the City Hall of La Seu d’Urgell and …

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Mixed emotions for Vicente Pérez on the first day at MotorLand

The Grand Prix of Aragón started in a positive way for Vicente Pérez and his team Reale Avintia Academy77. The young Spanish rider held fourth place repeatedly during FP1 and finished the session in seventh place, with a best time of 2’00.190.

But when the track temperatures rose in the afternoon, things took a different turn, …

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Roman Forum, Circus and Pretori Tower: Tarragona. UNESCO sites

Roman Forum, Circus and Pretori Tower: Tarragona. UNESCO sites

The Provincial Forum (el Fòrum Provincial) was built around 73 AD, during the time of the emperor Vespasian, in the upper part of Tarraco. It combined the functions of the leadership of both political and economic activities of the province. Consilium Provinciae Hispaniae Citerioris (provincial …

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Gala Salvador Dali. “A room of one´s own in Pubol” exhibition. Barcelona. Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya. 06.07-14.10 2018

Gala Salvador Dali. “A room of one´s own in Pubol” exhibition. Barcelona. Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya. 06.07-14.10 2018

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The sleeping figure of Gala floats above a rock in a tranquil marine landscape. Beside her naked body, two drops of water, a pomegranate and a bee are also airborne. Gala’s dream, prompted by the buzzing …

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