Empowerment Workshop in Eindhoven to Celebrate the EWOS: A Huge Hit (and Kick)!

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)!

Lunch-Beat-Break: RWTH Aachen Gets Her Dancing Shoes On!

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!

Short Podcast About Aachen’s European Week of Sport Dancing Event

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

CampusSport Turku Organizes the SportAppro Event to Celebrate EWOS

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

Trinity College Dublin: #BeActive for the European Week of Sport

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

In the spotlight: Maastricht University

They are busy, they are stressed, they are…. immobile? How do you motivate inactive students for whom exercise is the LAST item on the to-do list? Let’s zoom in on the wonderful, dedicated coaching from the team at Maastricht University. “We really keep on top of matters,” reports coordinator, Nadine Chudy. “They get a weekly newsletter. If they don’t show up for two weeks, they … Continue reading In the spotlight: Maastricht University

Empowerment Workshop at Eindhoven University of Technology to celebrate European Week of Sport

  On September 29th, 2018 the Student Sports Center at Eindhoven University of Technology will welcome circa 150 enthusiastic participants to the I’m(Power) Empowerment Workshop. During this unique and inspiring event, world renowned Krav Maga (self-defense system) expert, Gracia Ho-Asjoe will lead everyone in various physical and mental exercises. In the wake of #MeToo, Eindhoven is using physical activity as a tool to build mutual … Continue reading Empowerment Workshop at Eindhoven University of Technology to celebrate European Week of Sport