Tuesday, 18 September 2012

Photos: Nikitia 2012 - Φωτογραφίες: Νικήτεια 2012

Nikitia is celebrated every year on September 15th, in memory of St. Nikitas. The day starts with mass at the church of St Nikitas, in Frangokastello, Sfakia. Afterwards, the assembled crowd moves to the sports field, located opposite the church, so that the sport competitions can begin.

St Nikitas' Church


Mr Paulos Polakis Mayor of the Municipality of Sfakia with Deputy Mayor, Mr Protopapadakis Giorgos

Mr Kriaras, Professor of Mathematics, with Deputy Mayor Mr Protopapadakis Giorgos

100m running

Disc Throwing Competition

Shot Put Competition

Getting ready for Shooting Competition

Men's & women's 1500m running finals

1st and 2nd place

3rd and 4th place

1st and 2nd place

Boys' Long Jump Competition

Shooting Competition

Few of the winners

Cretan Shot Put Competition

Shooting Competition

St Nikitas' Church

Photographer: Evi Thomakou

You are welcome to use the fotos in any way you like, but please credit me. Thank you.

Photos from the Paramotor Meeting, that also took place the same day in memory of St. Nikitas, can be found here - Φωτογραφίες απο τη Παγκρήτια Paramotor Συνάντηση, που επίσης διεξήχθη την ίδια μέρα προς τιμή του Αγ. Νικήτα, θα βρείτε εδώ: Pancretan Paramotor Meeting in Frangokastello 2012

Check photos from last year's event - Φωτογραφίες απο τα περσινά Νικήτεια: Nikitia 2011 - Νικήτεια 2011

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