Cyprus – Sports
The most popular sport in Cyprus is football, which was introduced to the island in the early 20th century by the British. Other common sports in Cyprus include golf, horseback riding, cycling, and tennis. Other sports that are popular in Cyprus have to do with the island’s geography and climate. Due to its excellent weather and varied terrain, Cyprus is a great place for air sports such as parachuting and paragliding. Hiking, fishing, and water sports are also popular.