Between the sea and the mountain, a great range of choices
With its unique land formation, its coasts, its position exposed to the winds and the extraordinary beautify of Aspromonte, the Reggio area offers interesting opportunity to sport lovers. From skiing in Gambarie, an evocative place where you can ski while admiring the view of the Strait, to trekking in the mountains organized by various non-profit associations and the national organization, CAI, which offers a calendar full of excursions, to kite surfing in Punta Pellaro, to nautic sports such as sailing: the Circolo Velico di Reggio sailing club offers sailing excursions and courses for adults and young people alike.
The CONI Athletics Field School of Reggio Calabria, built in the 1970s in the Modena district, has represented a great sports training centre from which many athletes of national and European fame have graduated from over the years. It is a true temple for athletics.
A holiday in Reggio Calabria is not only synonymous with the sea, but also with wonderful walks in nature’s midst. There are numerous non-profit associations and national organizations, such as CAI (Italian Alpine Club), which organizes excursions through the region of Reggio.
Following a cycle path in Calabria is exciting because of its close contact with nature: the dedicated bike parks are real points of reference for enthusiasts, and, if instead someone chooses to take a solo route, the multiple applications for satellite navigation on smartphones will provide the rig [...]
Experiencing a free flight in the Reggio Calabria area is possible and exciting. The easiest way to do this is by paragliding or parachuting: respecting the environment without using engines or pollution, with only the breath-taking landscapes to be experienced directly from the sky.
Sport fishing, quite different from professional fishing, is practiced both from the coast and from the boat (both in fresh and salt water) with competitive intentions, following specific regulations and with the subsequent results of the race’s participants.