The word “sustainability” means to maintain, keep going, meet basic needs… not necessarily terms that are synonymous with development or progress. Yet progress in the area of university health and fitness was exactly the theme of the week in Nijmegen on November 12-16th, 2018. Topics of lifetime fitness, green building and sustainable event planning melded the worlds of academic sports and the pressing need to … Continue reading A look back: ENAS Conference 2018, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Two years are almost over. ACE is coming to an end for now. ACE partners are celebrating the results of two years hard working for making European campusses more active. Below, you can find updated information on the Final Event in Aachen to round off the Active Campus Europe Project. Come together, share experiences, look back on two successful years… and brainstorm about the future … Continue reading Final Event In Aachen, December 2018
On September 29th, the Student Sports Centre Eindhoven at the Eindhoven University of Technology opened her doors to around 120 participants who eagerly kicked, punched, power-posed and strutted their way to more confidence and empowerment. Watch the video to experience the action: The goal of the day was to build mutual understanding and communication skills and to bring attention to personal safety. Led by Expert … Continue reading Empowerment Workshop in Eindhoven to Celebrate the EWOS: A Huge Hit (and Kick)!
Gene Kelly may have done it best with “Singin’ in the Rain”, tap dancing and stunting his way through city streets, but RWTH Aachen gave the iconic performer a run for his money with her “Lunch-Beat-Break” despite the wet weather on the 28th of September. In cooperation with the International Office, the sports department organized a special lunch free-dancing event during the International Welcome Week … Continue reading Lunch-Beat-Break: RWTH Aachen Gets Her Dancing Shoes On!
For your listening pleasure, a short, 3-minute podcast about Active Campus Europe’s role in RWTH Aachen and a spotlight on their successful lunchtime dancing event to celebrate the EWOS. Note: the podcast is in German. So if you ever needed some extra motivation to brush up on your German listening skills, we are thrilled to provide you with some. For those who don’t speak German, … Continue reading Short Podcast About Aachen’s European Week of Sport Dancing Event
To ring in the International Day of University Sports on September 20th, 2018, CampusSport Turku organized a smashing, diverse, free sports event for staff and students of the universities in their city. The goal? Simple- get healthier and get to discover new sports. By collecting “sport markings” on a pass to gain points and a badge in the hopes of winning a heart rate or … Continue reading CampusSport Turku Organizes the SportAppro Event to Celebrate EWOS
Building on the great momentum of their celebration of International University Sport Day (September 20th), Trinity Sport is kicking off EWOS with loads of free fitness classes and health checks to inspire her campus to #BeActive! The high-energy classes range from cycling to kettlebells, from strength training to Boot Camp. The focus lies on the no-frills, no-excuses approach to fitness that we know Trinity for: … Continue reading Trinity College Dublin: #BeActive for the European Week of Sport