The press conference of the “SEA TO SKY” Sea to Sky Enduro Races, one of the most well-known extreme sports organizations in the world, was held in Kemer. Speaking at the meeting, Kemer Mayor Necati Topaloğlu stated that Kemer has come to an extremely important place in sports tourism and said that they are very happy to host 32 athletes from 350 different countries in Kemer.
“SEA TO SKY” Sea to Sky Enduro Races, one of the most well-known extreme sports organizations in the world, will host 19 athletes from 22 different countries on 2022-32 October 350 in Antalya - Kemer, which is located in a fascinating location where the Mediterranean meets the Western Taurus Mountains.
One of the most important events of sports tourism
Every October, racers from different parts of the world meet in Kemer to compete in the “World's Most Entertaining Enduro Race”. The event, which will be held for the 13th time this year with the support of Kemer Municipality, stands out as one of the most important activities of sports tourism in our country, which presents the concept of sports and holiday together.
Before the competition, a press conference was held in the Moonlight Bay in Kemer. Kemer Mayor Necati Topaloğlu, KETAV President Volkan Yorulmaz, Kemer Municipality Councilor and Kemer Enduro Motorcycle Club President Semih Özdemir, Kemer Municipality Councilor Mustafa Bilici, Olympos Cable Car General Manager Haydar Gümrükçü and world champion athletes attended the meeting.
We are at the top in sports tourism
Speaking at the meeting, Kemer Mayor Necati Topaloğlu pointed out the importance of Sea to Sky races for Kemer and said, “As Kemer Municipality, we have done our part for this great organization and we continue to do so. On this occasion, we would like to emphasize and show everyone that Kemer is not just about the sea, sand and sun. Kemer continues to come to the forefront with its sports organizations. Our Sea To Sky races are starting. We continue to host international competitions such as Sky to Sea, Grand Fondo, Run to Sky. We also continue our efforts to further develop sports tourism. Thank you to everyone who organized and contributed. As Kemer Municipality, we have all kinds of support and we will continue to support until the end. We are very happy to host 32 athletes from 350 different countries in Kemer.”
He will get start from Camyuva
The event, which will start with the Beach Race on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, will compete on the 2 kilometer track specially prepared at Çamyuva Beach to overcome the difficult obstacles in the stage. On the second day of the race, on Thursday, October 20, 2022, the athletes will try to reach the finish line in the center of Kemer by passing the 44-kilometer challenging stages by passing through the stream beds, with the view of the Mediterranean, on the paths located on the ridges of the Kıyı Beydağları surrounding the west of Kemer, leaving the starting point in Kuzdere. On the third day of the race on Friday, October 21, 2022, the participants will compete for 1000 km on challenging stages consisting of paths, stream beds and steep ramps located on the 43 m and higher plateaus to the west of Kemer. Athletes who will pass through the areas where the Yoruks live between the start and finish line on the Ovacik plateau will also witness the Yoruk hospitality.
They will reach the sky from sea level
On the fourth and last day of the event on Saturday, October 22, 2022, in the Spor Toto Mountain Race, the athletes left the starting point on the Camyuva coast, proceeded through the stream bed along the Ağva creek, passed the difficult paths in the Gedelme, Ovacık, Yaylakuzdere, Belenyayla, Çukuryayla regions, from the rocky slopes of Tahtalı Mountain. m. They will try to reach the finish point at the top. Athletes will try to complete this 2365-kilometer stage, which is a candidate to be one of the most challenging journeys in the world, within six hours.
At the end of the four days, the athletes who made the best time will receive various awards and cups at the award ceremony to be held at the top station of Olympos Teleferik 2365 M.
Günceleme: 19/10/2022 12:37