Between June 24 and August 9, children and young people from Portimão from 6 to 16 years old can take their free time in the 29th edition of Sports Holidays, a project of the Portimão Town Hall that takes place during the summer school stop.
With a program rich in sports, recreation, cultural and civic and environmental education, this year the project is part of the European City of Sports 2019. The registration period began on June 13 and must be made online or at the Sports Hall of Portimão and at the Sports Complexes of Alvor and Mexilhoeira Grande, from 9:00 am to 7:00 p.m., and can be made simultaneously for the three scheduled shifts.
With regard to shifts, the first takes place from June 24 to July 5, the second from July 8 to July 19 and the third from July 22 to August 9, with activities from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, with lunch break between 12 noon and 2:30 p.m. The parents of children from 6 to 8 years old, who are attending the Sports Holidays for the first time, are guaranteed all security, with the accompaniment of ten responsible coordinators of the Sport and Youth Division of the Câmara de Portimão, supported by 86 monitors, among the 17 and 25 year olds, whose
is to support the small participants in the planned activities, adjusted to their ages.
There are several sporting activities that will occupy children and young people, in addition to collective modalities, being possible to try tennis, gymnastics, dancing, surfing, canoeing, windsurfing, body boarding and swimming. They will also have the opportunity to practice golf and participate in activities such as boat trips or trips to a water park and cinema sessions, among others, including personal accident insurance, lunch and offers of t-shirt, backpack and cap.
The enrollment and reduction amounts vary according to the social levels that the participants can enjoy, and it is mandatory to present the Citizen Card and proof of the Family Allowance referring to this year. For further clarification, interested parties should contact the organization.
The project of the 29th Sports Vacation will culminate with the traditional closing party, which this year will take place on the night of August 9, starting at 9:00 pm, at Portimão Arena, bringing together participants and their families.