Albufeira beaches once again promote a «Sports Summer»

All the activities are free

“Summer Sports” is the name of the program promoted by the Municipality of Albufeira that offers beach activities to residents and tourists. The initiative takes place in the months of July, August and September, and is open to all those who want a summer with guided physical exercise.

There are beach volleyball, footvolley, athletics and fitness tournaments on several beaches in the county.

During the month of July, at Praia dos Pescadores, every Tuesday at 18 pm and Thursdays at 00 am, there is footvolley for young people; on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:00 am, participants can practice athletics.

This beach has already hosted, under this program, a beach volleyball tournament, a footvolley tournament for seniors and a U20 footvolley tournament for beginners, and on the 31st there will be beach volleyball at 14:00 pm.

In August, the playing field will also be Praia dos Pescadores, where on every Tuesday (18:00 pm) and Thursday (10:00 am), athletes will be able to enjoy footvolley for beginners; on wednesdays and fridays (10:00 am), the athletics classes that started in July continue.

On the 6th, the U18 footvolley national championship will take place, between 10:00 and 19:00.

On the 7th, the highlight goes to the female teams competing in the national footvolley championship, which takes place from 10:00 am to 19:00 pm; on the 14th, the sport of the day will be beach volleyball, between 14:00 and 19:00; During the 22,23nd, 24rd and 20th, the U15 footvolley tournament will take place, between 00:19 and 00:28 and, to end the month, on the 14th, the beach volleyball tournament will take place, from 00:18 to 00:XNUMX.


The tournaments last until the month of September at Praia dos Pescadores. This time, every Tuesday at 18 pm and Thursdays at 00 am, footvolley trials take place, while every Wednesday and Friday there are athletics sessions (10 am).

The beach volleyball final will take place on the 3rd, at 14 pm; on the 00th, 5th and 6th, will be the sub7 footvolley final, at the usual time from 20 pm to 14 pm. Closing the summer 00 sports programme, on the 19th of September, the final footvolley derby for seniors will take place, from 00:2022 to 17:14.

The fitness program on the beach will take place in the parishes of Albufeira and Olhos de Água e Guia, during the three months. At Praia dos Pescadores, the program takes place on Mondays, until September 15, always at 10:00 am, and on Fridays at 17:00 pm.

At Praia da Rocha Baixinha, “fitness on the beach” takes place every Wednesday, from the 1st of July to the 31st of August, at 18:00 pm and at Praia dos Salgados, in Guia, you can practice the sport every Tuesday at 10:00 am , from the 1st of July to the 31st of September.

This is an initiative that, according to Cristiano Cabrita, vice-president of the municipality and councilor responsible for Sports, “is extremely important, not only in the sense of encouraging young people and seniors to do sports activities, but also offering tourists and residents relaxed and healthy outdoor programs. With this, we promote the maintenance of a more active and healthier population”.

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