Smash for your health
Acknowledging that beach tennis is becoming a powerful mechanism for social integration, socializing as well as enhancing the mental health and well-being of young people (e.g. reduction of stress levels), the project "Smash for your health" aims at introducing youth to the sport of beach tennis. The activity, which is funded by the Youth Initiatives Program of the Youth Board of Cyprus, will take place on January, 30th 2022 at Phinikoudes beach in Larnaca.
The project has set out the following objectives:
To provide practical training to youth on beach tennis under the guidance and coaching of certified coaches;
To host a beach tennis tournament with the participation of mixed groups comprising of “professional” and “amateur” beach tennis players;
To showcase beach tennis as an alternative, outdoor sport activity;
To facilitate the enhancement of the physical and mental health of young people through sports;
To promote the Youth Initiatives Program of the Youth Board of Cyprus