The start of the BESST Project in Papendal (NL)
On the 15th of March, the partners of BESST project gathered to discuss about the start of the “Building European Safe Sport Together” in Papendal Olympic Training Center. In the first physical meeting of the project, the partners laid the groundwork for research and creation of a definition of safe sport, as well as guidelines …
What did Eger teach us about Olympic Education?
Event Report on the EOA Seminar Eger Between Hungarian vineyards, baroque buildings and the old fortress of Eger, nine NOAs and several experts met at the beginning of March 2023 within the framework of the second Regional Seminar of the EOA to contemplate and discuss the perspectives of Olympic education in Central and South-Eastern countries. …
Conference logbook pt. 4: adapting to changes
By Inga Galstian, EOA editor As part of the EOA Congress in November, the EOA hosted a conference in which several important issues were addressed. The three previous sessions on Politics & Peace, Sustainability and Integrity were documented in this Conference Logbook series. The final session of the day concerned credibility. Stefan Klos and Alexandre …
EOA President Laemmer turns 80
February 13, 2023, saw the 80th birthday of the President of the European Olympic Academies, Manfred Laemmer. On this occasion, the EOA, together with Maccabi Germany, the German Olympic Academy and the German Sports & Olympic Museum, is preparing a symposium at the end of April in honour of its highly esteemed colleague. At the …
EOA is hiring: Manager, Olympic Education & EU Projects
We have the following vacancy: Manager, Olympic Education & EU Projects Duration: Starting immediately until December 31, 2024, option to extend Location: Frankfurt, Germany Workload: 20h/week (50%) For more information, please check out the job posting.
New Executive Board met in Cologne
At its meeting on 30-31 January 2023, the EOA Executive Board evaluated the EOA Congress Frankfurt and appointed a working group to create a guiding framework for the EOA Commissions. The Board further launched the planning process for the EOA Flame Awards and addressed the continuing suspension of the NOA of Russia and Belarus, as …
Hungarian Olympic Academy invites neighbouring Academies to the next EOA Seminar
On 1-3 March 2023, the town of Eger will be the meeting place for a handful of National Olympic Academies to review the situation of Olympic Education projects in Central and South-Eastern Europe. The Hungarian Olympic Academy, under the leadership of Zsuzsanna Bukta, is looking forward to an intensive exchange between NOA delegates, PE teachers …
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