The Athletics Weekend in Kavala is organised every September by the Youth, Sports and Education Committee of Kavala in collaboration with DEMOPHELEIA and local sports clubs. It includes:
- 1 km, 5 km and 10 km races
- Open water swimming at 500 m, 1500 m and 5000 m
The goal of the Weekend is to promote the values of sports, participation and fair competition. The element of the sea is at the centre, encouraging young and old to enjoy the town’s seafront. Participation is free.