THE MEDITERRANEAN BEACH GAMES
The creation of the new multidisciplinary sports event, the Mediterranean Beach Games (MBG), was decided during the meeting of the ICMG Executive Committee on October 20th, 2012, in Mersin, Turkey.
The MBG are celebrated every four years bringing together the athletes of the Mediterranean Olympic Committees, members of the ICMG, from three continents: Africa, Asia and Europe.
The first edition of the MBG was held with great success in Pescara, Italy, in 2015.
Patras 2019 THE MEDITERRANEAN BEACH GAMES
The city of Patras, Greece, was elected as host city of the 2nd edition of the Mediterranean Beach Games 2019 during the ordinary General Assembly of the ICMG which was held on October 13th, 2017, in Tarragona, Spain, Host City of the XVIII Mediterranean Games of 2018.