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FlashMOVE

The opening of the European Week of Sport (EWoS) was a great success all over the continent. A variety of activities took to the streets of every country inviting all citizens to BE ACTIVE. But there was one common activity that appeared on streets, plazas and in public spaces of more than 70 cities: the […]

ISCA, Denmark and the most active week in Europe

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During the European Week of Sport (EWoS), from 10-18 September, ISCA as the National Coordinator Body for Denmark, got into the action and participated its flagship events across the country. Starting with the official opening event of EWoS, the FlashMOVE flash mob, more than 60 dancers at the Motorvejsløb (an active festival celebrating the opening […]

Why not dare to dream big?

“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

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 […]

Lithuanian Sports University campus came alive for the #BeActive FlashMOVE

The Lithuanian Sports University (LSU), a member of Health Promoting Universities Network, made Saturday 10 September a FlashMOVE day on its campus, adding a huge 500 participants to Europe’s biggest flash mob event promoting physical activity and the 2016 European Week of Sport. School and university students, people from a local disability centre, lecturers and other colleagues […]

“It’s hard not to smile when experiencing a mix of runners, musicians, cooks and drag queens”

On Sunday 18 September, the Copenhagen Half Marathon will add an estimated 22,500 participants to the European Week of Sport’s grand total with a colourful blend of sport, culture, music, food, international participants and spontaneity. For the Copenhagen Half Marathon, its maiden race could not have gone better, with 19,425 local and international participants and […]

SILKEBORG MULTITUDINARY EVENT: A highway opening and a FlashMOVE

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The process of building a highway requires many steps. From the original idea of connecting more than two communities, to the planning, designing, and execution, the whole development requires hard work, motivation and time. But once the work is finalised, and we can see the result of our effort, the celebration time comes. After several […]

#BeActive FlashMOVE united thousands of Europeans with the same dance

FlashMOVE

300 events in 27 countries with 9,000 dancers and 18,000 spectators became part of the biggest European initiative of the year. Even though they were scattered across the whole continent, thousands of Europeans dancing in the #BeActive FlashMOVE on 10 September 2016 were united by the same music and choreography. The initiative raised the curtain […]

FlashMOVE and Journey of Hope highlight European Week of Sport kick-off celebrations

ISCA’s #BeActive FlashMOVE raised the curtain of the European Week of Sport opening ceremony on 10 September at 11am with local children from Kosice inviting the crowd surrounding the stage to join them in Europe’s biggest simultaneous flash mob. The event was streamed live on the #BeActive website and is now available to watch on […]

FlashMOVE: Unity in diversity

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Albert Einstein said that “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results”. Well, let me challenge one of the most brilliant minds the planet Earth has seen and maybe admit that we, at the NowWeMOVE campaign, can be a bit insane. The FlashMOVE as an idea has been taking place […]