Spain has earned the right to occupy a privileged position amongst the world’s sporting elite. The success enjoyed by its athletes in numerous disciplines has given the country international sporting prestige.
Nowadays, Spain is an undisputed world leader in sport. The success of its sportsmen and women in many individual and team disciplines is the result of determination, the ability to improve and the joint effort of an entire country. The institutions and society as a whole have thrown themselves into promoting the values of sport from a grassroots level. The triumphs which have been achieved by young Spanish sportsmen and women are one of the best credentials of the Spanish Brand and its constant spirit of improvement.
Football, basketball, hockey, synchronised swimming and gymnastics are some of the disciplines in which Spanish sportsmen and women have taken the world by surprise.
Paralympic sport raises the standards of perseverance and effort and is today a synonym of example and pride in Marca España.
Sports competitions foster international relations, cooperation and cultural exchange.