Youth games

Praia da Rocha is one of three Algarve municipalities along with Lagoa and Lagos hosting the 61st FISEC catholic youth games from tomorrow (Saturday).

Begun in 1948 to promote relations between countries with similar religious beliefs, this edition sees 1,200 youngsters between the ages of 14 and 17 from as far afield as India, Brazil, Austria and England competing in disciplines such as basket, volley and football over a five-day period.