The Action Men
Most relate the beach to a sunbed and relaxing dives. For others, it’s all about adrenaline, waves and… watersports!
Brought together by their love for the sea and watersports, Waldemar Foit, Pezi Huber and Dimos Pappas met a few years ago in the Island of the Winds to discover the active side of the then virgin beach of Kalafatis.
Awarded with Blue Flag for the purity of water and “gifted” by the winds blowing here, creating the ideal conditions, it brings together sports lovers and the most famous schools!
Kalafatis Dive Center
German Waldemar Foit, an expert in diving and holder of the Guinness World Record, has been running the Kalafatis Dive Center, the best diving center of Mykonos, for 26 years, in Kalafatis beach. Following to the underwater world of the island, rich in fauna and flora, and discover impressive shipwrecks (such as “Anna II”) and hidden caves.
Extras: Rental/maintenance of diving equipment, diving classes for all levels (individuals/groups) by experienced trainers, boat trips for diving or snorkeling or guided tours in beaches of the island! From €55 (One Boat Dive). Plus, diving classes for children older than 8 years old as well as private trips and dives. Daily 10:00-19:00 (May-Oct.)
info: T. 22890 71677, Μ. 6945 243928, www.mykonos-diving.com
Knows the waters of Kalafatis as no one else does, since he has been maintaining the most advanced windsurfing equipment (in hip board and sails brands). Austrian Pezi Huber is your man when it comes to exciting sports!
Extras: Equipment rental/sale/service/storage, classes for all levels (for groups and individuals), boat, stand up paddle, store with accessories. From €35/hour the rental. From €80/hour for a private class. Kayak Canoe (€15 for single and €25 for double), snorkeling (€10 per 2 hours). Daily 10:00-19:00 (15/05-05/10).
info: T. 22890 72345, Μ. 6944 139656, www.pezi-huber.com
Present in Kalafatis for 16 years, Dimos Pappas, graduate of the Gymnastic Academy, and his experienced team reveal to you the secrets of water ski and invite you to enjoy water through the most contemporary watersports guaranteeing the ultimate safety!
Extras: The most contemporary water sports (from jet ski and wakeboard to tubes, rigos, banana and extreme sofas), classes, equipment and excursions to the island’s beaches with a speed craft! From €40 per 10’ (for ski), €50 per 15’ (jet ski). Daily 10:00-20:30 (end Apr. – end Sep.)
info: Μ. 6945 261242, www.mykonoswatersports.com