From the collaboration of FICK sea kayak instructor Marco Garbetta with the Nautical Club La Lampara, a new sporting and tourist activity was born in 2018 aimed at spreading the culture of sea kayaking and the use of this extraordinary nautical means for explore the beauties of the ionian coast of Salento. The nautical club “La Lampara”, established in 1961 by a group of friends, has become a point of reference for S. Caterina and for the territory of Nardò (LE).
He has always been attentive to sports and aquatic activities since the early years. Since 9 May 1976 he is affiliated to the F.I.V (Italian Sailing Federation) and since 2018 is also affiliated to the F.I.C.K. (Italian Canoe and Kayak Federation) in the discipline of sea kayaking.