Alexandra Tzavella March 29th, There are places where you can photograph rare birds from up close, such as sea eagles, red-crested pochards, yellowhammers, cormorants, herons, Dalmatian pelicans, cranes, greater spotted eagles and white-fronted geese. In Britain it is only on a few remote parts of the Scottish coast where you can still see and approach wild birds. Greek nature still has a virgin beauty.
It is the club's oldest and most successful department, officially established in and named after the famous ancient Cretan expatriate Olympic runner Ergoteles of Himera. The club currently competes in the Super League 2 , the second tier of the Greek football league system , and hosts its home games at the Pankritio Stadium , the city's largest and most modern sports venue. Ergotelis is one of the two Heraklion -based football clubs to have competed in the Greek Superleague , the country's top-level football competition, having made a total of 9 appearances during — The club's best finish in the competition is 7th place during the —14 season. It has also won the Beta Ethniki second tier of the Greek football league system once, in , as well as the Greek Football Amateur Cup in Its traditional colors are yellow and black.
Toggle navigation MENU. One of the things we'll hear argued about the modern Olympic Games is the question of amateurism and professionalism of athletes. This was not a concern of the Greeks since ancient athletes regularly received prizes worth substantial amounts of money. In fact, the word athlete is an ancient Greek word that means "one who competes for a prize" and was related to two other Greek words, athlos meaning "contest" and athlon meaning "prize.