About Us

About Us

Our offer in the field of outdoor activities is the result of many years of experience and strong reflection on them.

Mission

Our team envisions peoples’ bonding with nature through their avocation with outdoor activities

  • Environment & Ecology 

    With respect to our country’s exceptional natural heritage we develop activities that aim at raising participants’ environmental awareness. 

  • History & Culture

    We strive to communicate our country’s historical and cultural traditions, by reflecting our ancestors’ principal values in everything that we do.
  • Inspiration & Motivation

    We set a high bar for both ourselves and the people entrusting us with their dreams, turning dreams into reality and reality into an infinite dream.

  • Athletics’ Societal & Spiritual Values 

    We design unique activities focusing on bringing people together, enhancing interplay and teamwork and eliciting joy, kindness and sportsmanship.

  • Discovery, Challenge & Adventure

    We do our outmost to metamorphose peoples’ ambitions into challenges and their need for discovery into an adventurous journey, substantiating every step of the way.

  • Training & Education

    We provide the expertise and convey the respect that our much loved outdoor activities demand, in order for people to experience them in a secure and blissful manner.

Our goal is to promote the many benefits deriving from peoples’ engagement with nature via athletic training and leisure, showcase Greece’s potential as a four-season athletic and leisure destination and ultimately guide people to reaching their own “peak”.

  1. Design, develop and provide our customers with year-round holistic travel experiences, both in Greece and abroad.

  2. Incorporate Adventure Sports into Greece’s touristic agenda, highlighting their variety and significance.            

  3. Encourage Greek Youths to participate in athletics and take up outdoor activities.

  4. Promote Greece’s unique landscape to the globe as an alternative touristic destination. 

  5. Outline our nation’s chart of outdoor adventure-activities destinations.

  6. Define new nationwide quality standards for the organization and implementation of outdoor athletic activities.

  7. Create an educational department with a goal to mobilize, sensitize and manage volunteering in Greece.

The Team

YANNIS KOTILEAS
Co – Founder / General Manager

Yannis Kotileas is a professor of Physical Education and Sport Science graduated from the University of Athens, specializing in skiing and water skiing. He  is also a graduate of the TRU (University  of British Columbia, Canada) specializing in  the organization and management of adventure tourism and holder of an  Adventure Management Diploma. Furthermore, he  is scuba diving instructor in IANTD as well as surfing instructor in ISA.

YANNIS KOTILEAS

YANNIS KOTILEAS

Co – Founder / General Manager

Yannis Kotileas is a professor of Physical Education and Sport Science graduated from the University of Athens, specializing in skiing and water skiing. He  is also a graduate of the TRU (University  of British Columbia, Canada) specializing in  the organization and management of adventure tourism and holder of an  Adventure Management Diploma. Furthermore, he  is scuba diving instructor in IANTD as well as surfing instructor in ISA.

He is a member of the National Association of  Skiing Teachers - Coaches as well as a member of the International Ski Instructor Association (ISIA). While studying in Canada, he aquired  several certifications from Canadian federations such as: Avalanche Safety for Ski Operations  Level 1 (CAA), Wilderness first responder - CPR provider (WMA), Approved Rafting Guide Certificate (BCROA), Sea Kayak Certified Guide (SKGABC ).

He has been skiing,  winter  mountaineering and  climbing from an early age and  graduated from all  intermediate  level HFMG relevant schools. He has dared several trails and pistes in Greece and abroad, as well as notable ski descents, with a  remarkable record of very few repetitions.

Since 2007 he has been working as a  ski, wakeboard, water ski and dive instructor, coach  and guide. He has also worked as a ski patroller (pisteur) at Parnassos Ski Center.

Adventure activities and the search for new challenges have been the strongest motivation in his life, and have led him to many trips to various destinations such as: Nepal Mera Peak 6,476m (Mountaineering expedition), California Yosemite Valley (Rock climbing), Swiss - French Alps (Alpine Ski, Ski Touring), Spain Grand - Canaria Islands (Surfing), Hawaii Maui (Surfing - Diving), Egypt's Red Sea (Scuba Diving). 

KONSTANTINOS KONSTANTINIDIS
Co – Founder

Konstantinos Konstantinidis is a professor of Physical Education and Sport Science graduated from the University of Athens, specializing in skiing and waterskiing. He holds a master's degree (MSc) in Sport Management from Loughborough University (United Kingdom) as a graduate of the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences.He holds a Diploma in Negotiations from Athens University of Economics and Business. He is a PhD candidate at the University of Athens in the field of Sport Law.

KONSTANTINOS KONSTANTINIDIS

KONSTANTINOS KONSTANTINIDIS

Co – Founder

Konstantinos Konstantinidis is a professor of Physical Education and Sport Science graduated from the University of Athens, specializing in skiing and waterskiing. He holds a master's degree (MSc) in Sport Management from Loughborough University (United Kingdom) as a graduate of the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences.He holds a Diploma in Negotiations from Athens University of Economics and Business. He is a PhD candidate at the University of Athens in the field of Sport Law.

 In 2005 he began his professional involvement in the tourism industry. Simultaneously he worked as a ski instructor since 2008, and as instructor and coach of water ski and wakeboard from 2010. In 2013 he worked as water ski academy coordinator in Club Med - La Pointe aux Canonniers in Mauritius. In 2014 he presented his graduate thesis on service quality of the Greek ski centers.
He is a member of the National Ski Instructors Association and of the International Ski Instructor Association (ISIA).
He is a sailing athlete and member of the Navy Sports Club “Peace & Friendship” (NAOEF). 
Member of CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity) and member of HSASMR (Hellenic Scientific Association For Sport Management & Recreation). Member of the International Association of Sport Law (IASL). 

 

ARMANDOS LINARDOS
Sports and Event Manager

Armandos Linardos is a College of Sports Science graduate of  with a Physical Education degree specialising in swimming  and also a bachelor degree in Sports Management. He is certified as a swimming coach from the Greek National Swimming Federation (KOE) and a member of the World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA). Since 2003 he is an official judge for modern pentathlon on both international and national level and participated as a judge in the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. He is also a certified lifeguard and certigfied national judge in swimming.

 

ARMANDOS LINARDOS

ARMANDOS LINARDOS

Sports and Event Manager

Armandos Linardos is a College of Sports Science graduate of  with a Physical Education degree specialising in swimming  and also a bachelor degree in Sports Management. He is certified as a swimming coach from the Greek National Swimming Federation (KOE) and a member of the World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA). Since 2003 he is an official judge for modern pentathlon on both international and national level and participated as a judge in the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. He is also a certified lifeguard and certigfied national judge in swimming.

 

Armandos Linardos is a College of Sports Science graduate of  with a Physical Education degree specialising in swimming  and also a bachelor degree in Sports Management. He is certified as a swimming coach from the Greek National Swimming Federation (KOE) and a member of the World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA). Since 2003 he is an official judge for modern pentathlon on both international and national level and participated as a judge in the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. He is also a certified lifeguard and certigfied national judge in swimming.

 

In his career as an athlete he has won gold and silver medals on a national level, participated in the Greek national swimming team and won a second place in national modern pentathlon races. Most recently he has taken part in numerous open water races, while still actively taking part in triathlon races and long distance open water swimming.

 

His ambition for the immediate future is to swim the Channel and also participate in an Ironman race.

 

As  a coach he has worked across various renown Greek swimming teams such as Ilisiakos, Poseidonas Ilision, ANO Glyfadas kai Arionas Glyfadas and still continues training athletes in sports such as indoor swimming, Open water swimming and triathlon on both a professional and non-competitive level.

ELINA MIZITHRA
Outdoor & Travel Coordinator

Elina Mizithra is a graduate of ATEI Athens at the Department of Tourism Management and holds 2 scholarships, Admission to the University and Best 1st Year's Efficiency.

ELINA MIZITHRA

ELINA MIZITHRA

Outdoor & Travel Coordinator

Elina Mizithra is a graduate of ATEI Athens at the Department of Tourism Management and holds 2 scholarships, Admission to the University and Best 1st Year's Efficiency.

She liked traveling from an early age, and because of her mother's occupation with tourism, the choice was one-way. She begun her career in an Athens hotel chain and has worked at major travel agencies in the Inbound Tourism section. With great success, she has organized leisure trips, both individual and group traveling, corporate travel and gatherings, team building activities, weddings in Athens and in other destinations of Greece, conferences and has knowledge of medical tourism. With Adventure Traveling she has been working over the last 5 years to create and handle trips with inflatable and sailing boats, Jeep and motorbikes, as well as trips that lift the adrenaline high.

 

She loves nature, sea, horseback riding, where she has been acting as an amateur athlete for more than 7 years, theater and music.

 

Her favorite motto "Let me show you Greece through my own eyes"