If you’re looking a new way to enjoy more your holidays then you need the Cretan Wild. It’s about a platform from which you can book your running holidays or to experience a special trail run in Crete. The founder of Cretan Wild, Helen Galerakis, a Cretan British, who discovered her passion for running and the outdoors after quitting the corporate world of 20 years, inform us about their actions and mission.
What about Cretan Wild?
At Cretan Wild, we aim to share the beauty of Crete with runners from all over the world. Crete is a unique place, full of history, energy, and natural beauty. We believe that running is one of the most simple and accessible ways to experience this magic. Through adventure running, we offer runners of all levels the opportunity to explore the island’s stunning terrain and diverse landscapes, from the mountains to the coastline.
We are passionate about promoting physical and mental wellbeing through running, and we believe that there is something truly special about being out in nature and moving our bodies. We offer tailor-made packages to suit the needs and preferences of individual runners, and our experienced guides are knowledgeable about the island’s terrain, culture, and history.
“Crete has always held a special place in my heart and in all of the years that I have been coming here there is still so much I am exploring and discovering every day and that is why I created Cretan Wild to be able to share these moments and beautiful places.”
A unique mission
Our mission is to provide a safe, fun, and unforgettable experience for our clients. We want to share our love for running and our appreciation for the beauty of Crete with runners from all over the world, and to inspire them to embrace the freedom, creativity, and sense of peace that comes from being out in nature.