EuropeActive launches Green Audit project to address sustainability in fitness and sport clubs

On Wednesday 1 June, a new Erasmus+ funded project entitled “Green Audit for Sport and Fitness clubs” was officially launched by EuropeActive. 
 
The project aims to develop a comprehensive green audit tool for fitness and sport stakeholders in order to help them assess their current carbon footprint and support them in reducing it. The scheme will be piloted by 30 clubs in 5 countries (DE, ES, IE, NL, PT) before being made available to the wider fitness and physical activity sector.

New Health Project Partners meet at Sport Science School of Rio Maior, Portugal

The New Health 2022 Project partners met on 24th and 25th March at the Escola Superior de Desporto de Rio Maior (ESDRM), Portugal, to discuss the on-going creation, implementation and dissemination of the New Health Programme. 
 
This Project, now in its third and final year, aims to provide sports- and lifestyle organizations, professionals, volunteers and consumers with easy to obtain and to understand knowledge and tools to improve physical activity, healthy eating, mental fitness and a healthy lifes

The end of the Erasmus+ project National Fitness Day for Europe and its legacy: the #BEACTIVE DAY campaign

After two years, the National Fitness Day for Europe project, an Erasmus+ funded action coordinated by EuropeActive, has been successfully completed. 
 
The National Fitness Day for Europe (NFDEU) project has supported the further growth of the European Week of Sport (EWoS), the European Commission main initiative to promote physical activity, through the establishment of National Fitness Day campaigns across

The National Fitness Day for Europe Project is coming to an end!

For the last 2 years, EuropeActive has been coordinating the National Fitness Day for Europe (NFDEU) project, an Erasmus+ programme funded action. Its diverse consortium includes partners from 4 EU National Associations: SIGA, PortugalActivo, Ireland Active and ukactive and 4 non-EU partners: UkraineActive, GeorgiaActive, BHactive and TAKT.

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.