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 […]

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 […]

Malta kicks off MOVE Week with beach festival

Following on from a successful No Elevators Day, where the Maltese Parliament closed off elevators in its building and encouraged its politicians to take the stairs, Malta has started MOVE Week with a multi-sport Beach Sports and Fitness Festival in the late spring sun. The festival marked the official opening of MOVE Week in Malta […]

MOVE Week swim-off under way in Iceland

Who would believe that swimming is the most popular event in the coldest MOVE Week country? It’s true. And what’s more, the MOVE Week 2016 country with the smallest population has charged ahead on the event tally, registering the most events so far. Last year citizens from two Icelandic municipalities competed to swim the greatest […]

It’s time for MOVE Week!

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), […]

Slovakia ready with over 200 MOVE Week 2016 events

If you’re living in Slovakia or enjoying a spring getaway there next week, chances are you will notice a lot of activity as you’re exploring its cities – and most likely a few people wearing the same orange t-shirts. That’s because Slovakia’s MOVE Agents have managed to organise 220 MOVE Week events that will take […]

MOVE Week 2016 starts on Monday!

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 […]

NowWeMOVE calendar for 2016 takes shape: MOVE Week springs to May

Building on successful trials of new initiatives in 2015, the NowWeMOVE campaign is expanding its all-year round activity even further in 2016. The campaign, initiated by the International Sport and Culture Association (ISCA), is planned to include more initiatives targeting European citizens and promoting the importance and benefits of the regular physical activity. The expansion of the […]