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NEWS

Check this out – our website was revamped!

As of today, not only the Nature is going to blossom this Spring, but also HSSF website, being launched today....

European School Sport Day 2021 Erasmus+ project started

In February 2021, the European School Sport Day project was launched by brandowners. This year the focus topic “From school...

New project has been launched: Grassroots exchange and mobility (GEM) – empowering youth sport professionals

International forum for the TE IS project

Among other things, our TE IS program will be presented as a selected good practice in a European KA2 project...

“Tartu Call for a Healthy Lifestyle – Where are we 2 years later”: Seminar in Brussels, 19th June 2019

ESSD Seminar organised with the particiation of 28 European countries

“Getting schools on the move – Together for a healthy lifestyle”, this year’s slogan was the focus of a seminar...

HSSF receives Erasmus+ grant to implement ESSD in 2019

European School Sport Day ® (ESSD) is a non-profit sport event of the European Week of Sports – co-funded by...

UPON A HUNGARIAN INITIATIVE THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION ADDED HEALTH-CONSCIOUS AND FUTURE-ORIENTED LIFE STYLE TO THE OBJECTIVES OF THE KEY COMPETENCES OF LIFELONG LEARNING

Parliamentary decision on the Hungarian School Sport Day

The Hungarian Parliament unanimously passed a decision to recognise the last Friday of each September as the ‘Hungarian School Sport...

TE IS programme among the best of #BeInclusive Sport Award

In 2017, the European Commission established the #BeInclusive Sport Award for the first time, to create a tradition and to...

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CONTACT

phone: +(36-30) 259-4089 e-mail: international@mdsz.hu 1063 Budapest, Munkácsy Mihály u. 17.
ABOUT US

Hungarian School Sport Federation is the only national sport federation in children and school sport.

Our mission is

…to motivate children to regularly be physically active in order to become healthy and happy adults.

…to help creating health-conscious social culture, foster being conscious about the positive effects of regular physical activity and increasing the commitment to movement.

…to endorse the fulfilment of fun and joyful PE lessons, to foster increasing the prestige of the PE class and to increase the appreciation of the work done by PE teachers.

…to contribute to the professional academic results of PE and their practical utilization through our thorough and active research and development activity.

Achievements

We developed and have been operating the Hungarian National Student Fitness Test (NETFIT®), the health-related, standardized fitness assessment system used in the Hungarian public education system since 2015. NETFIT® accumulates a comprehensive database about the fitness status of almost 700 000 students annually.

We set up a unique collection of PE methodological know how center for teachers working in PE and school sport including digital and printed contents. Since 2013 we have transferred didactics of quality physical education and grassroots sport to more than 18 000 teachers through our accredited, in-service trainings.

We have expanded and enlarged the Hungarian School Sport Day into an initiative reaching beyond Europe’s borders being implemented in 40 countries, getting almost 2 million students on the move and achieved to turn it into an official theme day in Hungary, which took place in 40 countries in 2020 with 2 million participants.

We have been operating the Student Olympics since 1987, the biggest school sport competition in Hungary, involving 150 000 students in annually.

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