Piraeus Street Long Jump History

Revival of the long jump 168 years later

According to the historical document, under the title “A statue for Οlympic Games in Piraeus, 1856” the “unknown Olympics of 1856”, the following five events were held in Piraeus in 1856: the triple jump, the long jump, the discus throw (stone throw), the running and the wrestling.

The Piraeus Street Long Jump is a joint organization of the Municipality of Piraeus and SEGAS. Sports Production has been undertaken by Progame and ActiveMedia Group