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Navarino Challenge 2017: Messinian Sporting Bliss

Navarino Challenge is the pinnacle of sporting events in Peloponnese. It is hosted in Messinia, with the aid of Costa Navarino. The iconic hotel has brought global attention to Pylos and Peloponnese as a whole. So this sport tourism event has also drawn worldwide attention. From 13 to 15 October 2017, people will join together for a noble cause.

Swim, SUP or Run at Navarino Challenge?

Navarino Challenge

This is the only question you should ask yourselves. There are athletic events covering the abovementioned sports. You can swim or SUP at Pylos Port. If you are more of a runner, you can join one of the races held. 5 or 10 kilometers are available, as well as the half marathon route (covering 21.1 kilometers). Kids can also join the 1 kilometer race for free.

Navarino Challenge offers the opportunity to people to raise awareness on children’s obesity. The importance of exercise in well-being is also stressed. It does not matter if you are fit or not. It only matters that you try. And this is what everyone expresses throughout this sporting event. Even professional athletes take part in the challenge, to motivate more people towards a healthy lifestyle. So you know where you’ll be from October 13th to 15th, right?


Reference: navarinochallenge.com