Battle for Hercules 2024 poster - Benalmadena Paddle Surf Event

If you are a lover of Paddle Surfing and are in Benalmadena this weekend, you are going to have a fantastic time with the celebration of ‘Battle for Hercules 2024’ a top event that will be held from Friday 12th April at Malapesquera Beach.

During the weekend our town will become the mecca of paddle surfing by hosting national and international riders who will compete for the €6000 of prizes that are at stake. It’s one of the top competitions in the Paddle Surf circuit and will offer several categories and levels for participants.

The main competition will take place on Saturday 13th April with several courses and circuits. The main 12km one will pass right in front of the Sunset Beach Club and many of our guests will be able to enjoy it from the terraces of their apartments. 😊

During the event you’ll also be able to enjoy parallel activities including an initiation to paddle surfing, talks, demonstrations, material tests and, of course, musical performances to liven up the afternoon.

If you are planning to visit Benalmadena for the ‘Battle for Hercules 2024’ and are looking for accommodation, at Sunset Beach Club Hotel you’ll find comfortable apartment-style accommodation and fantastic facilities. You can check availability and prices at