MOVE Week in Prague introduced non-traditional physical activities

Prague 6 became the centre of modern sports in the Czech Republic on Thursday 26 May. Nearly three hundred children, adults and elderly people joined MOVE Week and learned about new physical activities which are not common in their normal lives. The offer was wide, from kin-ball, woodball, mölkky, to trike, for example. There were […]

Get ready for MOVE Week in Latin America this November!

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

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 […]

Over 600 school children at MOVE Week event in Sicily

More than 600 children, accompanied by their parents, took part in a morning of MOVE Week games in Avola (in province of Syracuse, Sicily), Italy, on Wednesday 25 May. The event was a collaboration between Italian MOVE Week National Coordinator UISP and the School De Amicis of Avola to promote healthy food and lifestyle among […]

Did you find your MOVE this week?

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 […]

Innovative MOVE Week tournament for table tennis players and referees with disabilities

Active Disabled People Albania has partnered with Genuine Effect for MOVE Week 2016, organising the “BITT 2016 – Tribute to Mati” tournament, where disabled people are participating not only as professional players but also as professional referees. The event starts tomorrow at the Ferit Hysa” Sport Palace in Burrel. Burreli International Table Tennis (BITT) is an international competition that […]

Bulgaria turns MOVE Week into a MOVE Month

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

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 […]

Denmark breaks MOVE Week event record

Denmark has surged ahead with its best MOVE Week event tally to date, with 168 events taking place around the country from 23-29 May. This year, the Danish Cyclists’ Federation has linked its annual Bike2Work month (Vi cykler til arbejde) to MOVE Week. Bike2Work encourages people to use their bike for commuting and everyday transportation, […]

Belgian Ministry of Finance ready for MOVE Day

Last year, 800 employees from the Ministry of Finance in Belgium gathered in Brussels’ famous King Baudouin Stadium to take part in MOVE Week grand finals. This year, its HR department is planning a whole day of MOVE Week activities (P&O MOVE Day), which will take place tomorrow, 26 May, at InterNos in Brussels. “Special […]