Makarska offers many fields for playing various sports. The sport complex Sportski center in the neighborhood of Osejave has soccer and rugby fields, basketball and handball courts, tennis courts, fields for athletics and fields for small sports. The tennis center Lucic has nine open and two enclosed tennis courts. The Makarska Riviera hotels have seven inside and eleven outside pools, including those located at the Center for Medical Rehabilitation Biokovka. The Center has an inside pool and a modern gym, as well as a complete facility for physical therapy. Hotel Dalmacija has an outside pool. The last few years experienced a growing interest in extreme sports, such as paragliding, rock-climbing, extreme hiking, mountain biking, bi¬cycle tracking, and speleology (ex¬ploration of caves). The extreme water sports include: wind-surfing, diving and parasailing. As it was already mentioned, the rowing, sailing and fishing clubs are active in the summer. Plans are under way to build an attractive ski resort on Biokovo.
Competitive Skin Diving MORE SUB
K.P. Krešimira 43, 21300 Makarska - next to the hotel Dalmacija
Diving School, PADI international diving certificate on open waters. Program of 3-6 days is suitable for tourists.
Diving is one of the most interesting sea sports which attracts a lot of divers, both Croatian and foreign, who want to explore new underwater locations. As our submarine world is rich in numerous remains of ancient Roman ships, chorals and other animal and plant life.