Rybnik… high-flying city


Rybnik… active city

active cityRybnik takes care not only about the intellectual and cultural progress of its inhabitants but also about the equally important physical development. The city cherishes its sporty image through various events, as well as by building and modernising the municipal sports centres that meet the expectations of both amateur and professional athletes.


Rybnik offers a vast selection of sport facilities, touristic and leisure sites. Interesting walking paths and cycle routes are the ideal type of recreation and at the same time offer the opportunity to discover the cultural and natural heritage of the region. There are 160 km of cycle routes giving the chance to admire beautiful landscapes. Their difficulty is adjusted to different levels thus everybody can try this form of physical recreation.

In Rybnik you can find several recreation centres, located in the most attractive places of the city in terms of the landscape. Rybnik Lake is one of the most appreciated and known place, which attracts enthusiasts of sailing, windsurfing and canoeing. In the city there are also fully equipped sports centres, that enable practicing many sporting disciplines (basketball, volleyball, swimming, judo, horsemanship, gliding). For sports enthusiasts the Rybnik Aero Club has prepared many aircraft attractions, among others various types of training and air shows.

Sports clubs in Rybnik ensure not only physical development, but also offer the possibility to practice sport at world level. RKM ROW - speedway club, 12-time Polish Team Champion, UTEX ROW Rybnik - women basketball premier league and Polonia Rybnik - judo club show the sport spirit of the city.

Cycle routes