AthTech Conference will be held in two venues: 

Castro Marim Golfe and Country Club (on Google Maps)

Sitio do Lavajinho, 8950-190 

Castro Marim, 8950-190 (Portugal)

Telephone: +351 281 510 340/330



Complexo Desportivo de Vila Real de Santo António (on Google Maps

8900 - Vila Real de Santo António (Portugal)

Telephone: +351281510960(8)

Check the agenda to see which venue corresponds to each session.


In Monte Gordo, there are many hotels you can choose. Feel free to book whatever you prefer. 

Organisers and most of the attendees will stay at Castro Marim Golfe and Country Club. If you want to book a room there, please contact us via email and we will manage your reservation. 

How to get there

The Sports Centre is located in the urban area boundary, at 10-minute-walk distance from the historic city center. It is set in a pine forest area of the National Forest of Coastal Dunes of Vila Real de Santo António stretching to Monte Gordo (the main tourist area of the county). 

The distance between the Sports Centre and Monte Gordo city is 2.5 km. 

International airports: 

Distance from the city of Vila Real de Santo António (VRSA) to:

On road:

At 3 km from Vila Real de Santo António there is an access to the A22 highway, which connects with the A2 (direction Lisbon) and the A49 (direction Seville) highways.

The region

The Region of the Algarve is one of the most important tourist regions of Portugal and Europe. The Mediterranean climate, characterized by mild winters and short summers and long, hot and dry, the waters warm and calm bordering the southern coast, its natural landscapes, historic and ethnographic or its delicious and healthy food are attributes that attract millions of inside and foreign tourists every year and make the Algarve one of the richest provinces and regions in the country. 

The city of Vila Real de Santo Antonio is situated in the extreme southeast of the Algarve Region, on the right bank of the Guadiana River, which defines the border with Portugal and Spain. Integrated in the district of Faro, the county of Vila Real de Santo António is bordering with Spain. It includes the cities of Manta Rota, Vila Nova de Cacela and Monte Gordo.

Touristic and general information extracted from the official webpage of Complexo Desportivo VRSA