Athletics in Rhodes Island
Rhodes Ancient Stadium, facilitated Diagoria International Athletics competition


Athletics has always been a very well developed sport in Rhodes Island since the Ancient times!

Rhodian athletes have been participating in the Olympics even now days with the long jump rhodian athlete Niki Xanthou.

Diagoria is an international annual competition organised by Rhodes Island with great success every year.

Niki Xanthou, the Pride of Rhodes in Long Jump Competitions

Kalipatira Stadium Plans - Currently under development, nearly finished
Kalipatira Stadium under development and is scheduled to accommodate the 2007 Rhodes Island Games.

Set in a very nice location close to Rhodes town and to the sea side, surrounded by a large park with basketball, volleyball and handball open courts. Large parking area and easy street access.

Stay tuned for progress reports in the future.

For more information on Athletics in Rhodes Island, please contact:

Takis Michailidis
Rhodes Island Games Association

Municipal Athletic Center Kalipatira
Leof Kalitheas 85100 Rodos
Tel: +30 22410 77066
Mobile: +30 6974997132

Rhodes Island Games Association Official Website
[design / development Emmanouil Filippou]