European Week Of Sport


The 2017 European Week of Sport and Physical Activity will be celebrated across Ireland from 23rd-30th September 2017.

The European Week of Sport takes place between the 23-30 September and aims to promote sport and physical activity across Europe. The Week is for everyone, regardless of age, background or fitness level. With a focus on grassroots initiatives, it will inspire Europeans to #BeActive on a regular basis and create opportunities in peoples' everyday lives to exercise more. As an annual event, the European Week of Sport will inspire all kinds of creative and exciting events and activities in different countries.

Event Registration

A full listing of events is available below:






Below is a list of Flagship events running during and in partnership with the European Week of Sport.

CountyEvent NameWebsiteEvent OrganiserStart Date
DublinGreat Dublin Bike Ridegreatdublinbikeride.ieCycling Ireland24th September
NationwideNational Fitness Daynationalfitnessday.ieIreland Active29th September
Nationwideparkrun promotional daysparkrun.ieparkrun23rd + 30th September
Nationwide#BeActive Schools Campaignactiveschoolflag.ieActive School Flag25th -29th September
DublinSARI Soccerfestsari.ieSport Against Racism Ireland23rd September
Various"I've Always Wanted to Try" & Opportunity23rd - 30th September
NationwideNational Try a Dive or Snorkel Underwater Council23rd- 30th September
DublinFamily Sport Fest
(in partnership with the European Week of Sport)
familysportfest.ieSport Ireland National Sport Campus1st October
DublinLaser Run Fingal www.pentathlon.iePentathlon Ireland30th September

For further information on the European Week of Sport, please visit the European Week of Sport Website

#BeActive is a call to action to get Europeans moving!

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