The “Active Ageing Communities” project enters its implementation phase

Increasing the physical activity levels of the elderly population is the ambition of EuropeActive’s Active Ageing Communities initiative. This Erasmus+ project aims to create communities for healthy and active older people in fitness centres and sport clubs from 6 European countries and will involve around 500 older adults going through a comprehensive programme over 2 years set up by experts from the University of Southern Denmark.

BLUEPRINT holds the future education, employment and skills for the fitness sector

The European fitness and physical activity sector has a new plan for its future development for training, qualifications and employment following the publication of the detailed BLUEPRINT report. In the past 5 years EuropeActive has worked with partners to review, research and develop the complete plan for how fitness instructors will be skilled to work in the industry as we quickly move into the recovery and move into the future expansion of the sector.

EuropeActive hosts the final Anti-Doping in Football project partners Meeting 

On Tuesday December 1st, EuropeActive hosted the final  ANTI-DIFF project partners meeting online. The project has been implemented by a selection of National Football Associations that collaborated with EuropeActive, the University of Thessaloniki and iNADO, and could count on the external support of UEFA. 

The final versions of four of the main deliverables produced by partners were approved during the meeting:  

The BLUEPRINT project nears completion

On Wednesday 18th November, EuropeActive organised the Final Conference of the BLUEPRINT project entitled “Are we on our own?”. Since January 2018, the ‘Blueprint for Skills Cooperation and Employment in Active Leisure’ 3-year EU-funded project has focused on developing new skills for current and future workers in order to improve the employment prospects of young people, and to support entrepreneurship and growth across the Active Leisure sector.