With the return of spring, outdoor sports activities resume, between the sea, parks and historic center. There are many opportunities to discover the most beautiful corners of Rimini doing ‘outdoor’ sports.
As the days get longer and the temperature rises, lovers of active and wellness holidays in Rimini can count on a thousand opportunities. Starting with training in front of the ‘blue lung’ overlooking the sea.
Directly on the beach, at the Bagno 26 bathing establishment in Marina Centro, the Wellness village is one of the addresses for lovers of outdoor well-being. In summer as in winter, sports activities take place here by the sea in complete autonomy or with professional instructors who give lessons on various activities: from fitness walking to crossfit, from yoga to zumba, but also new sports. like calisthenics. Beach volleyball courts are available all year round with changing room service, hot shower and lockers. In particular, from Monday to Friday it is possible to book individual and small group functional and myofascial training classes, thanks to a personalized program. For more information www.bagno26rimini.com/sport-e-benessere/.
A few steps away, the Technogym training station, in the middle of the Parco del Mare, is the ideal meeting point for those who want to train with the tools available at the training station. For those who like long walks at sunset or enjoying the sun rising from the sea in the morning, Walk on the beach is the ideal activity. Walk on the Beach offers 60 minutes of fitness walking, led by personal trainer Elen Souza, to experience the beach as an outdoor gym and stay healthy. The evening appointment is for Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m., while from May to September we meet on Wednesdays at 7:15 p.m. and Saturdays at 8 a.m., both departing from bathroom 26
On the beach and beyond, it is also possible to practice the technique of Nordic’s walk, a motor activity that achieves many benefits through the use of sticks. This resolutely outdoor discipline can be practiced twelve months a year and if you wish to practice it in a company, the La Pedivella association organizes Nordic Walking outings on the beach on Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. or Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. always with departure from Bagno 14 from Marina Centro. Group or individual lessons of Nordic Walking level 1 and advanced techniques are also possible. Info: www.lapedivella.com
A short distance away, at bathroom 26 with access from the Parco del Mare, it is also possible to practice the padel, thanks to the presence of 3 panoramic Padel courts. (Possibility to rent courts and rackets) Info: www.facebook.com/sunpadelrimini
This year, the Circolo Up Tennis of Torre Pedrera organizes thesummer cut, an amateur tennis and padel championship, in which teams from all over Italy can participate. The championship runs from April 25 to September 20 and the teams compete on weekends, Friday to Sunday. The opportunity to meet on the Côte d’Azur, to play, to challenge each other and to share sporting holidays. The winning clubs of the different stages will play for the UPSUMMERCUP trophy during the final master in September. Info: www.facebook.com/circolouptennistorrepedrera/
But it’s not just the sea: every Saturday at Parco Marecchia (Ponte di Tiberio area), it is possible to take part in free timed races. Marecchia Parkrun indeed, it organizes timed races of 5 km open to all. The meeting point in Rimini is at Marecchia Park, at the entrance to Viale Tiberio, every Saturday morning at 8:45 a.m. Simply register on the official parkrun website once and bring a printout of your barcode to each run for timing. The initiative is entirely organized by volunteers and is aimed both at those taking their first steps in running and at those with more experience.
Information: email@example.com www.parkrun.it/marecchia/
Among the spring events to report in which everyone can participate, there is the RunRise Winter Editiona fun car walk for charity in Covignano scheduled for Saturday April 9 from the Santuario delle Grazie at 3:99 p.m. Info: 335 1270914 www.facebook.com/riminiformutoko/
On April 25, Liberation Day, the motor racing and non-competitive event, organized by Uisp Rimini, the “48 ^ Camineda Straca”Meeting at the Viserba Monte sports center and departure at 9:30 am. On May 22, a race entirely dedicated to children will take place between Piazza sull’acqua and Marecchia Park, this is the Baby StraRiminithe playful mini motorized ride for the little ones that anticipates the return, in 2023, of the traditional Rimini half-marathon.
At Easter, on the beach of Rimini, one of the main events that historically characterized the beginning of the season of spring events on the beach returns: the Paganello, the international Beach Ultimate tournament, the sport of Frisbee played on the sand. The 31st edition of Paganello will bring together in Rimini the best exponents of sports that are practiced with Frisbee and who will invade the beach of baths 34 to 42, from April 16 to 18. An event dedicated to sport, to meeting young people from all over the world, to peace. Info www.paganello.com
From May 13 to 15, on Viserba beach, beaches 29-36, the International Tchoukball Festivalthe opportunity to discover a sport that combines spectacle, fair play, competition and conviviality.
Don’t forget the event par excellence dedicated to fitness, wellness and sport, which returns to the Rimini Fair from June 2 to 5: Rimini Wellnesswhich will then launch the events of the summer.
The closer you get to summer, the more activities there are for outdoor living. From May also in the historic center, at the Tiberius Bridge or at the port, the “open-air sports hall” fluxo organizes, from Monday to Thursday, a variety of activities, from capoeira to functional training, giving participants the possibility of choosing the single course or mixing them as they wish (www.fluxomovement.it/).
From May 2 to 26 we start with Fluxo Start, an outdoor physical activity with different levels of intensity, led by professional instructors during lunch breaks from Monday to Thursday from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. From June 13, the activity changes its schedule: Monday to Thursday from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and adds a new location: in addition to the Tiberius Bridge and the port, in Piazzale Boscovich also raced at Parco del Mare, in the Miramare neighborhood at Via Oliveti. Information: 347-1224480.
Even meditation, the search for psycho-physical well-being, in a word yoga, will accompany Rimini throughout the summer. From May to October, every Sunday, overlooking the bed of the river where the bridge of Tiberius bathes, Yogi of Rimini will hold traditional Hatha Yoga classes in the plaza on the water. The lessons, lasting approximately 70 minutes, are aimed at both beginners and experienced practitioners. Opening hours: in May, September and October every Sunday at 10 am; in June, July and August, every Sunday at 7 p.m. On site, mats are available by reservation for those who do not have one.
Info: 3315285154 www.instagram.com/riminiyogi/
Even lovers of bike can enjoy a wide range of opportunities in Rimini. Many itineraries allow you to discover the city and the hinterland, combining the pleasure of discovery and the well-being of pedalling. For info: www.visitrimini.com/una-meravigliosa-terra/rimini-in-sella-dal-mare-al-monte/