The Hellenic Powerlifting Association has completed the first of the three sports workshops and activities, within the Erasmus+ Sport Programme project SENS, which aims to link and raise awareness of the sports community about environmental protection and awareness.
The workshop and the activity were related to Trekking. Thirty young men and women, under the guidance of Ilias Varitimiadis and according to the instructions of the HPA, were trained in the principles of preparation of the sport and then went hiking in Kalavryta region.
HPA is also preparing two similar actions for cycling and Orienteering. At the same time, three of the five planned environmentally friendly activities have been carried out. An information day on the organization of sports events with little environmental footprint, a powerlifting competition with the application of environmentally friendly principles and a photography competition on the theme of "sport and nature".