Linhas de Torres – Running Challenge is a running event comprising different competitions and distances with road and trail characteristics. It was first held in 2013 to pay a tribute to all of those that built and armed the defensive system that came to be known as the Lines of Torres Vedras, now a touristic and military Portuguese historical heritage, that played a crucial role in defending the country in the XIX century spanning across the Municipalities of Vila Franca de Xira, Loures, Arruda dos Vinhos, Sobral de Monte Agraço, Torres Vedras and Mafra.
This event involves two long distances and a short one, offering an unique challenge through a history and military rich course:
- Ultra Marathon 100Km 100km Individual or Relay
- Marathon 42Km 42km Individual or Horse-riding
- Run and Walk 10km Individual