Horse racing in Athens

Horse racing in Athens

Even in ancient Greece, especially during the Olympic Games, horse racing was the most prestigious of all competitions. When a horse won, its owner was honored Today is no different in equestrian sports.

In Markopoulo, there is a modern racetrack which complies with the highest international standards. At the beginning of 2000 it was built for the Olympic Summer Games in Athens in 2004. Since then, this facility has been one of the world's top racetracks.

Every week, horse races take place here and it is well organized. Spectators can watch the competitions and if they feel like it, they can even bet on one or more horses. Fun for every horse lover and gambler.


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