“We must create leaders in fitness and physical activity… then we can build a healthy world’’


What is it like to MOVE people in Greece and why does physical activity have a crucial role in people’s lives? Epaminondas Konstas is an active MOVE Agent in Greece, a Certified Personal Trainer and a Group Fitness Instructor. He has graduated from the Department of Physical Education and Sport Science of Democritus University of […]

Greece joins Journey of Hope celebrations to promote active transport

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Not on the Journey of Hope route? You can still celebrate the event and use it to promote what you and your organisation believe in. With a passion for cycling and promoting physical activity, NowWeMOVE National Coordinator for Greece, Georgios Farfaras, saw it as a perfect opportunity to gather local support for active transport. Despite […]

NowWeBike Cross-Border Cycling Tour Starts on 24 July

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On 24 July, the “NowWeBike” European cross-border cycling tour will kick-off in Muğla, Turkey. A team of four volunteer recreational cyclists (3 men and 1 woman) will cross the borders of 12 countries, using eight different EuroVelo routes over 2,700 km, finishing in Brussels on 9 September after 47 days of cycling.  The countries the […]

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 […]

MOVE Week in Greece


By Georgios Farfaras, National coordinator MOVE Week Greece With the voluntary help of the Greek MOVE Agents, almost 120 free events for all ages and abilities have been organised in over 35 municipalities, all over Greece. The Municipality of Kozani is participating this year for the first time and adopted the slogan of the organisers: ‘There […]