Train at Athens

Athletics

Location: Athens Olympic Sports & Training Complex, Attica region

Months Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec (12 months)

Training Main Facility: Olympic Support Athletics Centre consists of 2 track and field open arenas

Supporting Services: Athletes dressing rooms with showers, lockers and massage area, additional training equipment, night lighting support

Other Facilities in close distance: Olympic Stadium, Indoor Olympic Halls/Arena, Aquatics Olympic centre, Indoor Cycling Velodrome

Distance from Hotels: 1 km – 5 km – 10 km

Distance from Athens city centre: 15 km.

Travel from Athens Airport: 30 minutes road driving distance

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Hania town, Hania region unit, Crete island

Aquatics

Location: Athens Olympic Sports & Training Complex, Attica region

Months Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec (12 months)

Training Main Facility: Athens Olympic Aquatics Centre, Marousi area. Outdoor Swimming Pools: One 50X25X2m depth outdoor competition pool of 10 lanes, One 25X21X5m depth diving pool with 1m, 3m, 5m, 7.5m boards, One indoor small octagonal pool for divers warm up. Indoor Swimming Pools: One 50X21X2m depth indoor competition pool of 8 lanes, One 25X12.5X1.80m depth indoor training pool, One 25X12.5X5m depth indoor diving pool with 1m, 3m, 5m, 7.5m and 10m boards, One indoor polygonal pool for divers warm up

Supporting Services: First aid room, Physiotherapy room, Doping control room, Medical centre for general medicine and cardiological incidents at games time, Massage areas in all dressing rooms, Two saunas, Dressing rooms with showers, Gymnastics room for synchronized swimmers training

Other Facilities in close distance: Olympic Stadium (football and athletics), Indoor Olympic Halls/Arena, Tennis Olympic centre, Indoor Cycling Velodrome

Distance from Hotels: 1 km – 5 km – 10 km

Distance from Athens city centre: 15 km.

Travel from Athens Airport: 30 minutes road driving distance

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Hania town, Hania region unit, Crete island

Tennis

Location: Athens Olympic Sports & Training Complex, Attica region

Months Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec (12 months)

Training Main Facility: Olympic Tennis Centre consists totally of 16 illuminated Deco tuff  II courts (the same surface as that of the US Open) including ten competition courts. Main Court with 8,000 spectators seats. Court 1 with 3,000 spectators seats

Supporting Services: Athletes dressing rooms with showers, lockers and massage area, additional training equipment, night lighting support

Other Facilities in close distance: Olympic Stadium (football and athletics), Indoor Olympic Halls/Arena, Aquatics Olympic centre, Indoor Cycling Velodrome

Distance from Hotels: 1 km – 5 km – 10 km

Distance from Athens city centre: 15 km.

Travel from Athens Airport: 30 minutes road driving distance

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Marathon Country Tennis Club, Marathon area, Attica region

Beach Volleyball

Location Indoor: Athens Olympic Sports & Training Complex, Attica

Months Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Dec (4 months)

Training Main Facility: Athens Olympic Sports & Training Complex, Indoor Beach Volleyball Hall

One sandy beach volleyball court

Supporting Services:  Training Equipment, Storage room, Showers and lockers room, massage room

Distance from Hotels: 1 km – 5 km – 10 km

Distance from Athens city centre: 15 km

Travel from Athens Airport: 30 minutes road driving distance

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Peace and Friendship Indoor Arena, Piraeus, Athens city Attica

Location Outdoor: Marathon Beach Sports Centre, Attica region

Recommended Months:  Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov (8 months)

Training Main Facility: Karavi Beach Sports Centre, Marathon Beach, 4 Beach Volleyball Courts

Supporting Services: All necessary equipment, restaurant, massage room, lockers and showers

Events / Tournaments: Every  summer, Greek Beach Volleyball Federation Championship

Other Sporting Facilities: Water sports, windsurfing, kitesurfing, canoe kayak, beach tennis / rackets

Distance from Hotels: 1 km – 5 km – 10 km

Distance from Athens city centre: 45 km

Travel from Athens Airport: 30 minutes road driving distance

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Hania town beach, Hania region unit, Crete island

Beach Sports (Handball, Soccer, Tennis)

Location Outdoor: Marathon Beach Sports Centre, Attica region

Months Available:  Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov (8 months)

Training Main Facility: Karavi Beach Sports Centre, Marathon Beach, 2 Beach Handball Courts

Supporting Services: All necessary equipment, restaurant, massage room, lockers and showers

Other Sporting Facilities: Water sports, windsurfing, kitesurfing, canoe kayak, beach tennis & soccer

Distance from Hotels: 2 km Distance from Airport: 20 km  Distance from Athens centre: 45 km

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Hania town beach, Hania region unit, Crete island

Technical & Free Diving

Location: Athens coastal zone & Saronic islands, Attica region

Months Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec (12 months)

Training Area: Athens coastal zone and Egina island

Supporting Services: All necessary equipment, boats and transfer cars

Distance from Hotels: Walking distance

Distance from Airport: 30 minutes

Distance from Athens centre: 30 minutes

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Sea Water Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 16, Feb – 16, Mar – 15, Apr – 15, May – 18, Jun – 22, Jul – 25, Aug – 26, Sep – 25, Oct – 23, Nov – 21, Dec – 19

Alternative Location: Kalamata bay, Mesinia region unit, Peloponnese

Equestrian

Location: Equestrian Olympic Centre, Markopoulo area, Attica region

Months Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec (12 months)

Training Main Facility: Equestrian Olympic Centre – All equestrian styles stadiums and fields

Distance from Hotels: 20 km Distance from Airport: 10 km Distance from Athens centre: 30 km

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Corfu island, Ionian islands

Rowing / Canoe Kayak

Location: Marathon Olympic Rowing Centre, Marathon town, Attica

Months Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec (12 months)

Training Main Facility: Marathon Olympic Rowing Centre – Exclusive technical lake

Supporting Services: Changing rooms, toilets, showers, all training equipment, gym, massage room

Distance from Hotels: 2 km Distance from Airport: 20 km  Distance from Athens centre: 45 km

Location Temperature Mean Average in Celsius degrees: Jan – 10, Feb – 10, Mar – 12, Apr – 16, May – 21, Jun – 26, Jul – 30, Aug – 28, Sep – 24, Oct – 20, Nov – 15, Dec – 12

Alternative Location: Ioannina lake Rowing/Kayak Centre, Ioannina town, Epirus region

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