Ultimate Marbella Sports Events 2024: E-Formula 1 and more

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Marbella is a paradise for sports enthusiasts. Very many activities are popular in our town, such as spending time playing golf, hitting various tennis and paddle courts, football, hiking, cycling, swimming, fishing, SUP (stand-up paddleboarding), wakeboarding, cable-ski, etc. The town boasts amazing facilities, outdoor gyms, stadiums, performance centre for gymnastics, boot camps, sports and fitness centres. Discover our selection of Marbella sports events in 2024.

Electric Formula-1 of the Sea in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banús is one of the most recognized nautical and tourist enclaves in Europe. In 2024, with the support of the Junta de Andalucía, Marbella City Council, Málaga Provincial Council and Costa del Sol Commonwealth of Municipalities, the famous port hosts the sustainable event with the greatest international projection: E1, the electric Formula -1 of the sea. E1 is a new global sport with the only electric motor authorized by the International Motorcycle Union.

Date: 1st - 2nd of June 2024.

The teams will compete in Puerto Banus in the qualifying races, and the semi-final and final will be held on Sunday. E1 will promote:

– Sustainability: Exclusively electric competition.

– Equality: Each team is made up of a man and a woman who must compete for exactly the same amount of time in the races; all teams race in the same type of boat, RaceBird, prioritizing the skills of the pilots to reach the podium.

– Exclusivity: International recognition of captains who are unique in their respective sports careers. Icons of the most successful sports careers with the greatest global projection will captain each of the E1 participating teams: Rafa Nadal, Sergio Pérez, Didier Drogba, Tom Brady, Marc Anthony, Steve Aoki, among others. The drivers are professionals from the Dakar, Trial, W Series or Formula Ford. Spain is represented by Laia Sanz and Cris Lazarraga, both international motor stars.

– Glamour: Puerto Banús is positioned as a venue at the level of Monaco, Geneva, Venice and Hong Kong.

Estimated accumulated audience is more than 1,000 million on social media on 4 platforms.

Welcome to the iconic Puerto Banus in Marbella, a destination to enjoy unique experiences!

Golf in Marbella

Mild winters, beautiful springs and nice autumn weather - Marbella has been named the Best Golf Destination in Europe, a perfect place for all year round golf.

In our latest YouTube video we talk about Best Marbella Golf Courses:

Ultimate Marbella Sports Events 2024: E-Formula 1 and more

Date: 29th of April - 2nd of May.

Among the most anticipated upcoming golf events is Los Naranjos Trophy 2024. For the 30th edition, the players from all over the world, of different ages, nationalities and level of play will compete to win.

Ladies Summer Golf League.

The Ladies Summer League returns to Los Naranjos Golf Club. Every Wednesday in June and July you can enjoy playing golf. Each week there will be an award ceremony and at the end of the league there will be a final award ceremony, along with a dinner and a party where the friends and family of the golfers will be more than welcome.

Would you like to live close to the best golf courses in Marbella? Check out our selection of over 30 frontline golf properties for sale in Marbella.

Tennis in Marbella

The great number, quality and variety of facilities in Marbella and the privileged climate allow to play all year round, and the prestige of its tennis clubs have definitively made Marbella a first-call tennis destination.

The famous Puente Romano Tennis Club is one of Southern Europe’s most important professional clubs with the best facilities on the Costa del Sol.

See the information about weekly Tennis Camp, organised by Puente Romano Junior Training Academy. If you want to take part in the Federated Tournament XXIII (scores at a regional and national level for all participants by category) don’t forget to register before April 16.

Date: 19th - 21st of April.

Marbella Tenniselaager will take part in the Royal Tennis Club , April 22-25. From Monday to Wednesday you can practice twice a day and on Thursday enjoy a Camp Tournament.

Ironman in Marbella

Ironman in Marbella is a very anticipated event of the year, marking another chapter in the prestigious global Ironman series.

Date: 27th of October 2024.

This triathlon will challenge athletes with a course of swimming in the Mediterranean Sea, cycle through rolling hills and run along Marbella's beautiful promenades and historic streets. This involves a total length of:

  • 1.9 km (1.2 mile) swim course
  • 90 km (56 mile) bike course
  • 21.1 km (13.1 mile) run course

For more information and registration check out the official webpage of Ironman.

Regattas in Marbella

Puerto Banus (Marbella) and nearest towns offer excellent marinas for regattas and events for different classes of boats. Each year a Semana Nautica (Nautical Week) invites to take part in jet-ski races, sailing, paddle surfing and fishing events.

See Regattas Calendar 2024

Polo in Sotogrande

The Santa María Polo Club in Sotogrande is preparing to host another season of spectacular polo tournaments. Renowned for its well-maintained fields and exquisite social facilities, the club is set to offer an unmatched polo experience.

Date: 25th of July  - 1st of September 2024.

As the 2024 polo season approaches, we are looking forward for International Polo Tournament, bringing together the finest players, teams, and polo enthusiasts from around the world. The tournaments not only celebrate the skill and spirit of polo but also the unique lifestyle that Sotogrande offers, making it a must-visit destination for anyone seeking the pinnacle of polo and luxury.

Whether you're a lifelong polo aficionado or new to the sport, you can join the tournaments starting from July. See a more detailed schedule here.

Crossfit in Marbella

Calling all Crossfit lovers!

Rosa Carnerero, our Listings Administrator, a sports enthusiast and Crossfit lover shares an important event that brings many people from across Europe to Marbella: Marbella Championship 2024. This event is a competition with an official CrossFit license.

There will be various categories that will either require qualification or not. To find out more about it, click here.

Date: 4th - 6th of October 2024.

Rugby in Marbella

Trocadero Marbella Rugby Club  is a sports community that promotes the practice of rugby in and around Marbella. Located in Marbella East, the club welcomes all players from 4 years old to veterans of 60+.

In 2024, Rugby Tour Spain has announced for the very first time Harlequins Rugby Club coming to Marbella Rugby Club to run a 3-day rugby camp for kids from 8 to 18. Let’s hope it will become a new tradition!

Date: 5th -27th of March 2024.


Every year Marbella continues to prove itself to be a Europe's leading sports destination, due to its combination of amenities and mild climate throughout the year.

If you are thinking of buying a second residence or a primary home in Marbella, check our selection of over 600 properties for sale in Marbella.

Julia Nilsson
Redaktor prowadzący Julia Nilsson

Kosmopolityczna od urodzenia, Julia jest wielojęzyczna i posiada stopień doktora w dziedzinie międzynarodowych języków pomocniczych jako środków komunikacji międzykulturowej. Jest…