The University has excellent sports facilities at both the Rethymnon and the Heraklion campuses.  These include well-equipped gymnasiums and, in the Heraklion complex, an indoor pool, as well as playing fields and mooring berths.  A wide range of sporting, athletic and gymnastic programmes are offered on the campuses, ranging from yoga and Tae Kwon Do through to football, tennis, and sailing.  The University also has teams training and competing in inter-departmental and inter-University league games and other contests  in a number of sports, including basketball, football, and sailing. 


For information on the full range of sports facilities and activities at each campus see:


the Rethymnon University  Campus Sports site  (in Greek)

Contact: the Sports Coordinator, Nikos Provias.

Tel: +30 28310 77598 /600 /594



the Heraklion University Campus Sports site

Contact: the Sports Coordinator, Stelios Zachariodakis

Tel: +30 2810 393427 / 545230

Fax: +30 2810 545247


Last update 23/09/2019