European week of sport

EWOS Main Menu

Back to countries

Austria

Find out more about the events happening in Austria during the European Week of Sport 2020.

Participants

45000

Events in the country

1500

The ambassadors

Andreas Onea

Paralympic Swimmer

Biography

Janine Flock

Olympic skeleton racer.

Biography

Andreas Onea

Biography

Andreas Onea´s career highlight was the bronze medal in Swimming at the Paralympics in Rio. As #BeActive Ambassador he wants Austrians to be fitter, more self-confident and happier: "Being active means development; it´s the foundation of our lives."

Janine Flock

Biography

Janine Flock is an Austrian Olympic skeleton racer, silver medal at the 2016 World Championship.

Highlighted events in this country

For more information
Austria

Visit the national website

Sunday, 1 September, 2019
European School Sport Day
Across the country

Austrian Schools offer different sport activities within the whole months in the framework of the ESSD and during the European Week of Sport.

Saturday, 7 September, 2019
50 Days of Movement
Across the country

Under the motto "Together fit. Move with me", people in Austria will be motivated to exercise more and advertise what sports clubs and communities have to offer!

Friday, 20 September, 2019
Day of School Sport
Vienna

From 9am to 13pm school classes can try out different sports during the Day of Sports (21 September).

Saturday, 21 September, 2019
#BeActive European Village at Day of Sports
Vienna

Austria's largest free open-air sports event with over 100 sports associations and organisations, and stars and athletes for selfies and autographs.

Sunday, 22 September, 2019
#BeActive in the park
Across the country

Various exercise programs taking place in public places throughout Austria during the summer months, that are easily accessible and led by course instructors from the grassroots sports associations.

Monday, 23 September, 2019
#BeActive Trial Week
Across the country

Open days and taster sessions in sports clubs during the European Week of Sport for a whole week!

Monday, 23 September, 2019
#BeActive at Work
Across the country

Encourage workplace activities, focusing on apprentices and installing Nudging tools during the week.

Thursday, 26 September, 2019
ENSE Forum
Vienna

The 15th ENSE Forum will be held at the University of Vienna’s Institute for Sport Science under the theme Sport – Education – Society. Links and Solutions.

Saturday, 28 September, 2019
#BeActiveNight
Across the country

Country-wide event involving various sports organisations to offer different sports appealing to a wide range of participants. (25 events)

Highlighted events in Europe

Download the full list

The European Week of Sport supports thousands of events across Europe and beyond. You can download the list of highlighted events on the Commission's Sport website, or check out each country's external page celebrating the Week.

Update on 23 September 2019

PDF-546.77 KB