Members from ESN Santander and International Students posing together at the beach with the flag from ESN Santander.
ESN Country: 
Spain
City: 
Santander
ESN Section: 
ESN Santander
Date of the event: 
Saturday, 1 June, 2019 - 12:30 to 18:00
What is the main cause of the activity?: 
Subject of the Activity: 
Type of the Event: 
Description of the event: 
With the objective of raising awareness towards a healthier lifestyle, ecological sustainability and having fun enjoying the Spanish weather, we organised the Eco Beach Games.

ESN members set up a table with food and music, as well as a volleyball court at El Sardinero beach in Santander. We used reusable plates, as well as organic cutlery, and tried to use as less plastic as we could. International students were encouraged to bring their own food and drinks with the condition of recycling everything. We tried to make that part easier for them carrying bags.

Other sports were available, such as football or 'palas cántabras' (a typical game from the region, similar to tennis).
Type of participants: 
ESNers
International Students
Local Community
Total Number of ESNers participating in the activity: 
9
Total Number of International Students participating in the activity: 
17
Total Number of local participants participating in the activity: 
2
Have people with disabilities attended the event?: 
No
Did you cooperate with other organisations for this event?: 
No
Additional Comments / Outcome of the activity: 

Overall it was a good day at the beach with good weather. Needless to say, no waste was left on the beach.

Other causes that have been tackled at the same time? : 
Environmental Sustainability
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