What on Earth is Education through Sport?

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Have you ever had the feeling when you arrive at a workshop or seminar that you’re stepping into another world with its own language and view on life?  When I accepted the challenge to participate in a seminar on Education through Sport in Budapest, Hungary, I must confess I had no idea what Education through […]

Why not dare to dream big?

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“I have a dream” is the title of the historic public speech made by Martin Luther King, and even though it might sound like a cliché, it is also how ideas of ​​creating a community movement like the #EuropeanFitnessDay can come about. It was just an idea that became a dream of making 15 September […]

Be the change

European Fitness Day

The most active day of the year is about to happen, but there is still time to register your event if you have not already. Perhaps the question that might cause hesitation is why should I register my event? Or what will I gain from registering my event? The answer is very simple and it […]

FlashMOVE atop the Tower of Belem in Portugal

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On 10 September the Tower of Belem (Torre de Belém), one of the most significant monuments of Lisbon, will host the FlashMOVE, the official opening event of the European Week of Sport (EWoS). The event will take place from 09:30am extending until 12:00pm (local time in Lisbon). The same dance will be carried out by […]

What does fitness mean to you?

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You might think that European Fitness Day is not an event for you or for your organisation, that it might be related with the pre-conceived idea of massive people lifting weights and sweaty ones pounding the treadmills. But is that the reality?  According to the Cambridge Dictionary, fitness is the condition of being physically strong […]

Still wondering what to do for European Fitness Day?

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You don’t need to think too much, because we have all the resources you need to use. We have prepared different materials especially for you, such as the MOVE Agent Toolkit so you can find out how to be part of the European Fitness Day on 15 September, and the Promo Toolkit that will guide […]

How will you celebrate European Fitness Day?

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Show off what you do best or test something new. It’s up to you – but here are a few ideas: • Open doors/“try-it” days • Dance workshops • Introduction to strength training • Yoga or Pilates for men • Cross fitness competitions • Spinning lessons • Swimming lessons or competitions • Fitness sessions in […]

Get ready for MOVE Week in Latin America this November!

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The fifth edition of the European MOVE Week wrapped up yesterday, and soon it will be time to MOVE Latin America! It is now confirmed that the fourth edition of MOVE Week Brazil (Semana Move Brasil) will take place from 19-27 November. In a country where more than half of the population states they are […]

To MOVE others you have to set a good example: ISCA celebrates MOVE Week

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The MOVE Week is one of the most active weeks you can find! Since 2012 it has motivated and inspired people (from young to old) to find the move that moves them. As the coordinating organisation of this pan-European week promoting sport and physical activity, we also got into the action. Our staff at the […]

Have you already made your choice?

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Today is the No Elevators Day (NED) and throughout Europe we are celebrating and encouraging all citizens to use the stairs instead of elevators. A simple gesture with immense transformative power. NED is part of the NowWeMOVE, a European campaign (developed by ISCA) that aims to promote sport and physical activity. The overall vision of […]