In the last years Rethymno is working towards becoming a premium destination for sports and sports tourism after hosting some of big sporting events such as Socca World Cup2019, ISOMAN Triathlon2019, Psilority International mountain Race and many more.

Rethymno also continues to host many annual  sporting events such as Arkadia, Nikiforios Running, City Running, Beach Running, Beach Running and many cycling events.

Rethymno is also a basketball city since Rethymno Kings is into the primary basketball league.

We all look forward to achieving more sports successes within local and international tournaments in the future.

Municipality of rethymno is working and investing within sports tourism by developing or improving sports facilities  and accessibility to appeal to sports fans, enthusiasts and to athletes.