Greece Hosts the Acropolis Rally, Among the World’s Toughest Car Races
Greece is gearing up for the Acropolis Rally, a unique motor racing event that kicks off on Thursday at the Athens Olympic Stadium. A total of seventy entries with crews from thirty-one countries will participate. There are 188.46 miles of...
Acropolis Rally Dazzles Moto Racing Fans at Athens Special Stage
The historic Acropolis Rally, part of the World Rally Championship, has returned to Greece on Thursday after an eight-year absence with a crowd-pleasing special stage around Athens’ main Syntagma Square. Defending champion and standings leader Sebastien Ogier completed the circuit...
World Rally Championship Returns to Greece with Acropolis Race
The World Rally Championship (WRC) announced Friday that they will return to Greece with the Acropolis Rally after an eight-year absence.
Greece's Acropolis Rally Returns to the World Rally Championship
The historic ''Acropolis Rally,'' Greece's most important rally competition, will very soon return to the World Rally Championship (WRC), after years of absence. The details of the Greek return were determined in a memorandum signed by Lefteris Avgenakis, Greece's Minister...
Greek National Basketball Team Beats Turkey in Second Day of ''Acropolis'' Tournament
The Greek national basketball team beat the team of Turkey on Saturday, during the second day of the ”Acropolis” basketball tournament that takes place in Athens' Olympic complex. Only a fortnight before this year's World Basketball Cup in China, the...
Greece Beats Italy in ''Acropolis'' Basketball Tournament
The Greek national basketball team won the game against Italy on Friday, during the first day of the ''Acropolis'' basketball tournament that takes place in Athens. With an amazing performance, the Greeks beat the Italians with a score 83-63 and...
Acropolis Rally Ends After 67 Years of Glory
The checkered flag will not fly to mark the end of 2019's Acropolis Rally. The famous race that promoted Greece and challenged race car drivers from all over the world will no longer be held in Greece, ending in 2018...
Greece's Acropolis Rally Roars into Action
Friday marks the opening leg of the EKO Acropolis Rally, one of the oldest and toughest on the world rally circuit. The rally, which began with an official ceremony under the Acropolis, will be completed on Sunday and is part...
Greek Basketball Team Beats Italy, Loses Acropolis Tournament
In their second tough friendly against Italy, the Greek national basketball team managed their first win in the three-day Acropolis tournament, by beating the Italians 73 - 70 in Overtime. Playmaker Nick Calathes and point-guard Kostas Sloukas nailed threes in...
Victory for Poland's Kajetanowicz at Seajets Acropolis Rally
The third race of the European Rally Championship calender took place Sunday in central Greece and it was Poland's Kajetan Kajetanowicz who took the victory at the Seajets Acropolis Rally. After three tough days on Greek gravel, Kajetanowicz along with his co-driver...