Event Venue

New bigger venue to accommodate competitors and spectators from all over the world

Play Hall is located in Riccione, one of the best known seaside resorts in Northern Italy, main destination of tourism on the Adriatic Riviera.

Play Hall rises in the heart of the big Sports Center in Riccione, not far from more sports facilities and from the beautiful Parco della Resistenza, a large green area in Riccione.

Why Riccione?

Since 2016 the Italian Showdown has grown to be the largest fitness event in Europe, with 380 CrossFit Affiliates from 48 countries, 35 international vendors, 10.000 people in 3 days and over 15 millions social reaches in 2019. Riccione has a real vocation for sport tourists reception, which was refined year by year catching the necessities and preferences of this kind of traveller.

Here is a preview of what you will find…

  • Warm hospitality, Romagna’s tourism tradition!
  • Top quality cuisine, famous in Italy and all over the world.
  • Man-sized distances: everything can be reached on foot.
  • Cutting-edge sports facilities.
  • Countless offers for free time: shops, pubs, hot springs…
  • Marvellous backcountry waiting to be discovered.