Sport in YMCA Europe
Sport is an important part of the YMCA worldwide. As a programme group of YMCA Europe, ESY organizes since 1952 European YMCA Championships in Basketball, Handball, Table tennis and Volleyball every second year. ESY also offers a leader training seminar for young sport leaders in YMCA .
The ESY-steering committee consists of one person from each European country that offers YMCA sport-activities. They have two meetings each year. One of the meetings contains the ESY annual meeting, where all countries who are interested in YMCA sports are especially welcomed.
European YMCA Championships
YMCA European Championships are open for each European YMCA. National teams or local club teams can participate.
Categories are: Men, women (basketball), junior men and junior women (handball, table tennis, volleyball).
ESY Events 2016
- YMCA European Table Tennis Championships - May 26 - 29, 2016 in Freudenstadt/Germany
- YMCA European Basketball Championships - July 6 - 10 2016, Siderno, Italy
- 21 Sept - 25 Sept - SPORTSEMINAR (Leader training for young YMCA sport leaders) in Siderno, Italy Photo albume
- 22 Sept. - ESY Annual meeting - Siderno/Italy
- 20/21 Sept - ESY Steering Committee meeting - Siderno/Italy
Contacts ESY steering committee:
Chairman: Mario Trichilo, Italy - mariotrichilo(at)yahoo.it
Treasurer: Michael Nielsen, Denmark - kastanjeparken3(at)gmail.com
Secretary: Merima Omerovic, Sweden - merima.omerovic(at)kfumjks.se
Member: Volker Kamin, Germany, sport(at)cvjm.de
Member: Aleksandar Kirkovski, Macedonia
Member: Eero Nummenmaa, Finland
Member: Alex Shashura, Ukraine