C 13 on 15 July in Paphos will 2-th annual tournament on beach polo.
This year, 25 international teams will take part in the competition. The tournament is organized by an independent company Cyprus Athletic Tourism with the support of the municipality of Paphos.
Cyprus Athletic Tourism is an independent company that provides sports services for individuals and sports teams. She organizes training camps and tournaments on water polo, swimming, cycling, triathlon, football and basketball.
This year, Paphos expects about 150 athletes from Cyprus, Greece, Israel and Hungary.
"Teams will compete in group selection, and then the two best teams in each group will compete," Cyprus Athletic Tourism said in a statement.
A spokeswoman for the Paphos Municipality said that they are supporting this event, since the promotion of Pafos as an object of sports destination is a very important and priority task.
She added that the purpose of the municipality of Pafos is to slowly develop and encourage this event, to expand it annually and bring it to the international level.
The representative of Cyprus Athletic Tourism said that the main goal of the event is to promote the popularization of water polo and attract as many children as possible to practice this sport.
"This year the program will also include two additional mini-tournaments, one for children under the age of 11 years, and the other for children under the age of 13 years" - also noted the representative of Cyprus Athletic Tourism.
It is expected that at the opening and closing of the event will perform girls with the number of synchronized swimming.
Recall, in July last year with great success was the first water polo tournament. Then participated 18 teams and 110 athlete.