Did you find your MOVE this week?

MOVE Week 2016 Italy

Have you found your MOVE yet? There’s still time with two more days of MOVE Week to go. At the end of the working week we now have 1814 events registered in 29 countries around Europe. Bulgaria is also staging its second MOVE Weekend with a special programme of events planned for today, Saturday and […]

Bulgaria turns MOVE Week into a MOVE Month

MOVE Week BG Sliven

In the first spring edition of MOVE WEEK, the events in Bulgaria are being held in more than 25 cities. We have several new partnerships with youth organisations and expect a variety of interesting events aiming at all age groups. Two good practices that we are proud to share are: – One of our partnering municipalities […]

Slovenian President supports MOVE Week

Ljubljana, Predsedniaka palaca.URADNA FOTOGRAFIJA!! predaja castnega pokroviteljstva aportni uniji slovenjie za projekt Slovenjija v gibanju.Foto: Daniel Novakovic/STA

The President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, has become an honorary patron of MOVE Week in Slovenia, which is being coordinated at the national level by the Sports Union of Slovenia (SUS). President Pahor is also supporting, among other initiatives, a national sport and physical activity campaign, “Slovenia on the Move” (Slovenija v […]

It’s time for MOVE Week!

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It’s time to MOVE! Today is the first day of MOVE Week and 1,516 events are registered to take place in 27 countries across Europe, with the number still climbing. MOVE Week runs from 23-29 May this year and the countries with the most events registered so far are Bulgaria (230), Iceland (201), Poland (170), […]

MOVE Week 2016 starts on Monday!

Flash mob Hungary Eva Jozsef

Between 23 and 29 May 2016, more than one million people from 35 countries around Europe are expected to be join in the 5th edition of MOVE Week, a pan-European event promoting grassroots sport and physical activity. MOVE Week is an open platform for anyone with an interest in getting people active to showcase their […]

No time for physical activity?

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On 13 May 2016 the International Sport and Culture Association (ISCA) and its local partners will stage their second European No Elevators Day. The day will see organisations, institutions, schools and individual citizens sealing off elevators across Europe as part of ISCA’s NowWeMOVE campaign promoting physical activity. Lack of time is the most frequent excuse Europeans […]

Croatia’s biggest fitness event links to NowWeMOVE campaign

Croatian Beauty and Fitness Days

              Europe must and has to get moving again! That is why Dani ljepote i fitnessa (Beauty and Fitness Days) with Zagrebački velesajam and Orlando Fitness Grupa have joined the NowWeMOVE campaign with Croatian Key MOVE Agent Rekreacija.hr and in Zagreb (Zagrebački velesajam). From 11-13 March Croatia’s biggest fitness […]

MOVE Congress highlights: Keeping the elderly active

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When we talk about inactivity we often refer to children and adolescents, knowing that 4 out of 5 European youngsters are not active enough. Meanwhile, we rarely think of elderly people aged 60+ who, willingly or not, are often subject to problems associated with inactivity. One of the MOVE Congress workshops was dedicated to the […]

MOVE Congress beyond the agenda

Ollerup volunteers

The MOVE Congress 2015 proved to be a real event-on-the-move, far away from any “classical” congress concept. With a wide variety of options to get into the action through street sport and spontaneous dances, visits to innovative facilities and plenty of time for networking, there was more to this year’s MOVE Congress than the traditional […]

How young people can motivate themselves…

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By Lucia Stevens, Ollerup Academy of Physical Education When you are young, people will often tell you that life is about finding what you love doing and doing it. One very demotivating problem with this is if you don’t know what you love doing. For some, this creates paranoia that maybe you don’t have (or […]