The European MOVE WEEK is an annual European wide campaign week promoting sport and physical activity and their positive impact on European societies. This year, it will happen until monday 1st october to sunday 7th october 2012.
The MOVE WEEK engages individuals, organisations and cities from across Europe in a large-scale celebration of sport and physical activity, by promoting the myriad of successful sport and physical activity initiatives across Europe and initiate new ones. During the campaign week each participating organisation or city creates or highllight one or more events that will mobilize citizens in sport or physical activity. These events include club activities that are presented to the wider public, including trial sessions and open door arrangements, but equally large events in public spaces, such as walkathons and running events, dance or gymnastic events, or any other popular activities that can rally citizens to participate in the MOVE WEEK. Above all the events shall be designed to be good fun, promote sport and physical activity, gather the local community around a joint-project and generate positive publicity for the organisation, community, or city.sportetcitoyennete