The Gloria-Challenge Mogán Gran Canaria triathlon and road closures on Saturday 21 April on GC-500 Mogán
The Mogán council has made several maps indicating the restricted access to various locations and road closures this Saturday April 21 between 06:00-14:00. Likewise, the local council are apologising for any inconvenience these measures may cause.
Balito area, access to complex Marina Elite Balito is closed from 06:00 to 14:00 with exceptions for urgent and pressing need. It has been decided with the management to channel the entrance and exit of clients through the lower part of the complex, moving clients to the Anfi del Mar area. where client pick ups and drop offs can be completed without difficulties.
Access to the Agua la perra area will be restricted, with use only permitted for well justified reasons, like by public transport services, Policia Local Agents will be in charge of regulating traffic in the area.
In the lower area of Puerto Rico, for which the GC-500 must be crossed, access will be restricted. It is recommended that, as far as possible, the public park in the street Tomás Roca Bosch and nearby, then cross to the lower area near the beach on foot, making use of the underground passage that is in the area to avoid crossing at the same level as the place where this major sporting event takes precedence over pedestrian access for the safety of both.
Restrictions in Amadores
For its part, access to the Amadores area will be through the interior of Puerto Rico using Avenida de la Cornisa to go Calle Montaña Clara and down calle Ministra Anna Lindh to the parking area that exists in the upper part of Amadores . In this area, for safety reasons of the sporting event, pedestrians must obey the instructions of the personal, who are regulating the accesses so that they can be done safely.
A temporary stop for public transport and taxis will be installed in this area, in the area of the access road to the GC-500 towards Mogán, with taxis placed near avenida Ministra Anna Lindh, the main access road to the popular beach.
Restrictions from 6:00 to 14:00
Access to the area of Tauro, El Platero and Playa del Cura can only be allowed in cases of emergencies or high priority need, during the sports event, so the neighbours must anticipate that on April 21 and schedule their day according to the road closures of the aforementioned route, which will be from 06:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Access to Taurito by the GC-500 will be closed. The main highway GC-1 should be used as an alternative route, remembering that in order to move to the Puerto de Mogán and Mogán valley area, you must go to the Puerto Rico exit 62 by towards Las Palmas and then make the change of direction back toward Mogán.
Access to the coastal area of Taurito will be regulated and restricted to cases of urgency and imperative need during the sports event.
Public passenger services if necessary can make pick up and drop passengers, preferably at the top to avoid having to cross the road.