Community challenge

BENALMÁDENA recently held it’s fifth edition of “Walking for a Challenge” where a record-breaking 3456 participants included schoolchildren, parents and teachers.

The initiative started in Benalmadena and became a global movement transmitting an important message to promote healthy lifestyle habits and fight against sedentary lifestyle and childhood obesity.

Its impact in 2019 will be greater with the involvement of 32 national organizations, including the Higher Sports Council, the Ministry of Education and Sports of the Board of Andalusia; 170 registered entities and 12 universities in 7 countries: Spain, Portugal, Norway, Costa Rica, Argentina, Mexico and Morocco.

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Damon Mitchell

From the interviewed to the interviewer

As frontman of a rock band Damon used to court the British press, now he lives the quiet life in Spain and seeks to get to the heart of the community, scoring exclusive interviews with ex-pats about their successes and struggles during their new life in the sun.

Originally from Scotland but based on the coast for the last three years, Damon strives to bring the most heartfelt news stories from the spanish costas to the Euro Weekly News.

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