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1st International Sports Scientific Turnfest-Congress


1st International Sports Scientific Turnfest-Congress

Under the slogan “Facing new Challenges: Education, Health Promotion, Integration in Gymnastics and Sports” the 1st International Sports Scientific Turnfest-Congress will take place during the International German Gymnastics Festival.


06/04/2009 00:00


Frankfurt, Germany|05.06.2009

At the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Frankfurt the president of the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) Dr. Thomas Bach will deliver the welcome address. Speakers for the main topics are:

• Education – Children’s Gymnastics and Youth Sports – Ph. D. Don Sabo, Research Director for the Women’s Sports Foundation, USA

• Health – Health Promotion – Prof. Dr. Walter Brehm, University of Bayreuth, Germany

• Integration and Migration – Gymnastics and Sports with and for Immigrants – Dr. Tess Kay, Loughborough University, UK

Moreover a panel discussion on Olympic Education will be organised by the German Olympic Academy.

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