Today, on the LastMinute Transfer and FirstMinute Excursions blog, we discuss the 25th edition of The North Face Transgrancanaria (TNF Transgrancanaria). A highly anticipated event that will be held from February 21 to 25, 2024, establishing itself as one of the most important ultradistance races in the world.

The 25th Edition of The North Face Transgrancanaria Arrives

This event, taking place on the island of Gran Canaria, Spain, will gather 4,100 participants from 74 countries, confirming its global reach and its position as a benchmark in the international trail running calendar.

The TNF Transgrancanaria offers a variety of distances to suit all levels of experience. The flagship race, the Transgrancanaria 128, challenges runners with a 128-kilometer course and 8,500 meters of positive elevation gain, traversing some of the island’s most spectacular landscapes, from beaches to the highest peaks.

For those looking for a lesser challenge, other options are available such as the Advanced 83 (83 km and 5,500 meters of positive elevation gain), the Marathon 42 (42 km and 2,700 meters of positive elevation gain), and the Starter 30 (30 km and 1,700 meters of positive elevation gain).

The TNF Transgrancanaria is characterized by its strong commitment to sustainability and respect for the environment. The organization implements various measures to minimize the event’s environmental impact, such as responsible waste management, the use of recycled materials, and the promotion of public transportation.

Additionally, the race has a positive social impact on the island of Gran Canaria, generating significant economic returns and promoting sports tourism.

The 25th edition of the TNF Transgrancanaria will be a special occasion to celebrate the history and legacy of this legendary race. Special events and commemorative activities will be organized to honor the runners, volunteers, and collaborators who have made this milestone possible.

The TNF Transgrancanaria looks to the future with optimism and ambition. The organization is committed to continuing to improve the participants’ experience, promote sustainability and the development of trail running in Gran Canaria, and establish itself as one of the best ultradistance races in the world.