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#BEACTIVE DAY is a European-wide campaign celebrating the fun of physical activity and the benefits of being active for mental, social and physical wellbeing.


#BEACTIVE DAY materialises through thousands of free events and activities organised across the continent.


#BEACTIVE DAY takes place, on 23rd September, in a growing number of European countries. Scroll down to find more information about the participating countries and their respective campaign timings.

#BEACTIVE DAY is open to everyone. All organisations are welcome to get involved and organise free events to enable people to be more active. In the workplace, at school, indoors or outdoors, for 10 minutes or a full day, it doesn’t matter: get creative, start organising and join #BEACTIVE DAY!

If you want to get involved, click on the flags below to see what is happening in your country of interest and to contact your national coordinator for the #BEACTIVE DAY campaign.


#BEACTIVE DAY is an initiative of the European fitness and physical activity sector and feeds into the European Week of Sport.

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Frequently Asked Questions


#BEACTIVE DAY is an annual European campaign which celebrates the fun of physical activity and emphasises the importance of exercising to improve people’s physical, mental and social wellbeing.

This year’s edition of #BEACTIVE DAY will consist of free events and activities, organised in different locations across Europe, such as health and fitness clubs, workplaces, or outdoor facilities. It is an inclusive campaign and, therefore, participation is open to the general public, regardless of age, gender or socio-economic background.

For more information about the campaign in your country, please visit the webpage of your national association, here below.

When does #BEACTIVE DAY take place?

In 2022, the #BEACTIVE DAY will take place on Friday 23rd September (the date may differ slightly, depending on the country). Each year, #BEACTIVE DAY is organised in the European Week of Sport framework, held between 23rd and 30th September.

How can I get involved in #BEACTIVE DAY?

#BEACTIVE DAY, an initiative from the fitness and physical activity sector, is a collaboration between EuropeActive and 19 national association partners.

Key players of the fitness and physical activity sectors, namely health clubs, leisure centres, digital providers, club operators, and exercise professionals are strongly encouraged to organise an event and promote physical activity.

It is an inclusive campaign and, therefore, participation is open to the general public, regardless of age, gender or socio-economic background, as the core goal of the campaign is to enjoy the benefits of physical activity and spread the #BEACTIVE message across society.

Every participant is strongly encouraged to use the #BEACTIVEDAY hashtag on social media.

#BEACTIVE DAY is not organised in my country, can I still get involved?

If you are a training provider or a club operator and your country is not among the participating countries, we encourage you to share your initiative with  the EuropeActive team, via email –

Results from previous editions

Let’s Be Active campaign

BeActive Hour campaign

#BEACTIVE campaign



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