Discovering the Costa Blanca with Nordic World
Two-hundred kilometres of coastline with mountains in the background create an ideal place in which to enjoy all the action doing Nordic Walking, have fun, relax, local gastronomy…
Costa Blanca, is an international touristic reference, ideal destination for sportsmen and women, thanks to its wonderful weather, unique natural resources and
high-quality sports facilities, more than 300 sunny days per year with an annual average temperature of 18 degrees.
Wide accommodation and catering offer everywhere, adapted to the needs of sportsmen and women.
The Volvo Ocean Race, La Vuelta and the pre-match preparations of football teams prove that the Costa Blanca has good facilities and infrastructure, the fact that:
- The Volvo Ocean Race starts in the port of Alicante every three years.
- La Vuelta, the Tour of Spain bicycle race, goes up the Aitana mountain range every year.
- A number of football teams do their pre-match preparations in the province.
- The golf competitions held on our golf courses.
- And so on, are international high-level competitions and say a lot about de Costa Blanca’s sporting facilities and infrastucture.
Football, Spain’s most popular sport, has its own facilities, offering natural and artificial turf football pitches which meet the standard regulations so that football teams of different categories and levels can do their pre-match training here. The Davis Cup and the Federation Cup have also taken advantage of the different clubs in the province, where ATP players often do their training given the quality of the tennis courts, especially the clay courts.
Other annual events include the swimming competition from Tabarca to Santa Pola and its very own rowing version, the Costa Blanca Cup (an international football tournament) and the Taekwondo International Open, as well as popular urban races, such as the Santa Pola Half Marathon, mountain races and MTB tests, Spanish Nordic Walking Cup in Elche.
Nature and the province’s inland, a dozen natural parks are located throughout the province, marked by unique valleys and mountains.
You can come to practice Nordic Walking with us, we are specialize in Nordic Walking, competition and free time activities, designing trainings and routes for the different goals.
How to come?
The airport of Alicante-Elche is located at 8 kilometers southwest of Alicante city center, the diversity of names of the Alicante-Elche Airport comes from its geographic situation. It is located in the province of Alicante, within the municipality of Elche (Elx, in Valencian language). Due to this privileged geographic situation of high touristic interest, the Alicante-Elche Airport operates mostly international destinies. 80 per cent of its passengers are international travellers, the majority of them coming from Great Britain, Germany and The Netherlands. With reference to national destinies, the flights from / to Madrid airport, Barcelona airport and Palma de Mallorca airport, are the ones with the mayor number of connections.
With regard to the amount of passengers and cargo, this airport occupies rank six among all Spanish airports, outdating even Valencia airport, within the same Autonomous Community and Capital. It also belongs to the 50 first European airports.
Within the extended touristic area of the Alicante-Elche Airport at the Costa Blanca, and above all within the provinces of Alicante and Murcia, Denia and Mazarrón, you will find famous cities as Benidorm, Calpe, Denia, Jávea, Torrevieja, La Manga del Mar Menor, Orihuela, Murcia and Cartagena.
See you in the Costa Blanca, Passion for Walking! NORDIC WORLD