IV Nerja Aquathlon results

On Sunday, forty-two people battled it out on El Playazo beach in the IV Nerja Aquathlon, an event involving running 1,000 metres, swimming 400 metres and then running another 1,000 metres for good measure. And the winners in the various categories were:

II Trofeo de Pesca

Sunday sees the II Trofeo de Pesca – Fishing Competition – for young people on El Playazo beach in Nerja, with trophies, gifts and food for all the competitors.

Murcia win the petanca championships

A team from Murcia became the champions of Spain after winning the Men’s Junior Petanca Championships held at El Playazo beach at the weekend, beating a team from Alicante in the final.

El Playazo promenade to be debated

The Council is proposing to discuss a motion to make the land at El Playazo beach available to the Ministry of Environment in preparation for the building of a promenade at the beach.


Down on El Playazo beach on Sunday evening, it was great weather for strapping a fan on the back and heading for the skies. These guys were having great fun.

El Playazo bar ordered to close

The Town Hall has ordered the immediate closure of a bar on El Playazo beach and has started proceedings to fine the owners €80,000 in relation to violation of the PGOU.

Dixie time…

Sunday afternoons at The Boatyard on El Playazo beach is Dixieland Jazz, 14:00 to 17:00.

New tapas bar on El Playazo…

There is a new tapas bar on El Playazo beach, run by the guy who operates the jet skis, amongst other things. The bar area itself is not huge, mainly because it’s basically a portacabin, but there is a good sized terrace area with shade. Has everything one needs, though. Food, drink and somewhere to sit. A beer and a …