Madrid is a city with Olympic aspirations and has excellent sporting infrastructures. This, along with the sporting tradition of the locals contribute to the celebration of numerous events, including important international fixtures such as the Masters Tennis series and Eurobasket.
Mountain activites can be found at the region's ski resorts: Navacerrada, La Pinilla and Valdesquí. Many different reservoirs and navigable rivers provide options for water sports, without leaving apart the numerous golf courses, around twenty of them, to satisfy the golf lovers needs around the world.
Talking about football, Real Madrid and Atlético de Madrid are two world-wide famous clubs who have supporters all around the world. That is why thousands of tourists each year come to Madrid just to live and enjoy the particular exciting matches.