MOVE Week, a true success in Hertfordshire, UK

EAst Herts3

CVS for Broxbourne and East Herts, that are empowering voluntary and community groups to effectively serve their communities, through a wide range of activities that include physical activity, participated in the MOVE Week 2014 … and the evaluation doesn’t look bad at all. Aerobics, for example, were quite popular and the news about these activities travelled fast with […]

MOVE Week kicks out poverty in Greece


Greece has brought joy to the less fortunate by participating in the international tournament “Homeless World Cup”, an action that was connected with MOVE Week 2014, but held after the event. Georgios Farfaras, the National Coordinator for Greece, told us how this was possible: “A MOVE Week team in Thessaloniki, Greece, joined the movement “Homeless […]

Now We MOVE basketball team in Spain

Spain NWM Basketball Team

By Lindsay Young, National Coordinator of Spain The NowWeMOVE basketball team played the 1st phase of the 5×5 Streetball Championship during Move Week 2014. The aim of the 5×5 Streetball Championship is to promote intercultural dialogue, social sport and social inclusion. It was organised by REBOUND (GK4D) Community Equipment, under the NowWeMOVE campaign. The ambassador […]

How Romania MOVED


If we could write a book after every MOVE Week, we would have plenty to write about, with so many events that happening all over Europe and great stories and people behind them. Romania has many of its own stories to tell, so we have selected a few to mention. There were 96 events registered […]

Disability never a barrier to MOVE Week


MOVE Week promotes the benefits of physical activity and it is all about inclusion, with something for everyone regardless of their physical condition. Many of the countries that participated in MOVE Week 2014 organised events solely targeting people with disabilities, and below are some examples. “In Spain, Eurofitness and the Catalan Sport Federation for the […]

Ukraine ran for MOVE Week


Flagship MOVE Week events showcased sport and physical activity on a grand scale all over Europe last week. In Chernivtsy, Ukraine, the flagship event was a running competition called the Health Run. One of the surprising moments of the day was when star runner John Geschke and the Ukrainian Minister for Youth and Sports, Dmitry […]

Schools MOVED in great numbers!


This year for MOVE Week, thousands of children and young people moved all over Europe. Children are our future and we have to take care of them and help them choose the active, healthy path in life. This week, we saw good examples of kindergartens, elementary schools and universities showing their MOVEs during MOVE Week. […]

ISCA found some new MOVEs during MOVE Week


As the organisers of MOVE Week, we just couldn’t sit still; we wanted to be part of our own event, so we moved and jumped and tried new activities. It was a team effort every day of the week and we had a so much fun! On Monday we put our dancing skills to the […]