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Sports Paths Resumes Free Activities for Kids’ Health in the Greek Islands

ATHENS — The Sports Paths program, paused temporarily by the pandemic, is relaunching, inviting children from five remote Greek islands to enjoy free sports and creative activities guided by experienced physical education instructors.

After a five-month pause, the program’s first stops are Agios Efstratios, Kasos, Kastelorizo, Kimolos, and Tilos. The aim the program is to promote sports education and improve the physical and mental health of children who live on the islands.

Sports Paths began in the summer of 2015, supported in full by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) and designed and implemented by the nonprofit Regeneration & Progress through its Sports Excellence Department, under the scientific supervision of the 1st Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Athens University Medical School.

Source: snf.org

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