Navarino Challenge 12-14 October 2018 at Costa Navarino

By Journey to Greece on July 18, 2018

Would you take the opportunity to run a half marathon at Voidokilia beach, swim in the picturesque Bay of Navarino and participate in a huge variety of activities, from Pilates and Yoga to basketball, biking or Taekwondo, guided by Olympic athletes and champions?

Then we all meet at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino, hosting Navarino Challenge – the ultimately successful sports tourism event in Greece, for the sixth consecutive year! The appointment is set for 12 to 14 October 2018, when this multi-awarded event will again attract the crème de la crème of Greece’s sports scene, from Olympic Medalists and champions to well recognized athletes and they will all connect with amateur sports fans of all ages to share unique moments across over 20 sports and fitness activities. The event additionally takes initiative to raise awareness on the benefits of physical exercise and balanced nutrition through Mediterranean diet, while also educating participants on the fight against childhood obesity.

Navarino Challenge will kick off with a fabulous Welcome Party on Friday, 12 October 2018 at the Great Hall and the program for this year includes running, swimming, SUP, Pilates, beach Yoga, Taekwondo, crossfit, climbing, biking, boccia, golf, basketball and kick boxing, but also activities for the entire family, like baby swimming, aqua aerobic, tennis & padel family competitions and survivor games for kids, with beach volley being the latest addition to the menu!

Participations are open. All packages include accommodation, daily breakfast and dinner, participation in all Navarino Challenge activities taking place at the resort, and participation in one running route (5km or 10km or 21km) or 1-mile open water swimming at Navarino Bay. Register now and be part of this amazing experience in Messinia!

Call us at 27230 97000 to reserve your accommodation package.

The Westin Resort, Costa Navarino

Navarino Dunes, Messinia, Costa Navarino, 24001, Greece

The Westin Resort Costa Navarino

Inspired by old Messinian mansions, the resort’s low-rise villa clusters use natural stone and local design elements to create a motif in perfect harmony with virgin sandy beaches and the pristine hillside landscape.

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