who we are
The EuropeActive Board is there to represent the stakeholders and their memberships

Who we are

EuropeActive is the (leading) not-for-profit organisation representing the whole of the European health and fitness sector in Brussels.

The European health & fitness sector serves over 62 million consumers, generates 27.2 billion Euro in revenues, employs 750,000 people, and consists of 62,000 facilities. Alongside its significant economic contribution, the sector has a major role to play in making a more active and healthy Europe.

EuropeActive aims to co-operate with the European Union and other international organisations to achieve its objective to get;


EuropeActive is also a standards setting body of the health and fitness sector and promotes best practice in instruction and training, with the ultimate objective to raise the quality of service and the customer’s exercise experience and results.

EuropeActive currently represents approx. 25,000 facilities and 20 national associations spread across 25 countries in Europe. Membership is open to all stakeholders - public or private - including operators, suppliers, national associations, training providers, higher education and accreditation institutions.

EuropeActive fully supports the strategic principles and objectives of the EU Lifelong Learning Programme.