CSIT - Confédération Sportive Internationale Travailliste et Amateur
The 42nd CSIT Congress will be held on October 30th, 2020 ONLINE due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
New location and postponement of the CSIT World Sports Games 2021 were unavoidable.
CSIT President Bruno Molea and his office on visit in Vienna
The first official meeting of the Young Leaders project YOUAca 2.0 will take place online in September
The European Union agreed to a 6-month extension because of the Corona interruption
Exactly one year ago the 6th CSIT World Sports Games took place in the Catalonian metropolis of Tortosa (Spain).
Corona Virus COVID-19 is malfunctioning our society and also our sports-program for 2020 heavily!
The worldwide Corona Covid-19 pandemic forces many organizers to reschedule or cancel
Launched in March 2019 the purpose of “YOUAca” was to give young people from the CSIT member unions KALEV (Estonia), TUL (Finland), UCEC (Spain) and AICS (Italy) the opportunity to gain sports management skills of grassroot sports under the leadership of CSIT. The 41st CSIT Congress should mark the end of the EU project “YOUAca”. Just some days before the Congress in Rome the EU extended the project for another year till the end of 2020.
The last “YOUAca” meeting in Rome started with the closing presentations of the participating teams which will be officially presented at the 1st World Amateur Sport Forum on Friday morning at the CONI headquarters in Rome. To receive valuable feedback from experienced sports management experts the project leaders invited CSIT President Bruno Molea and some members of the CSIT ExCom to listen to the presentations and give last inputs to the Young Leaders work.
After the contribution of final thoughts from the CSIT leaders Valeria Gherardini from the president`s office happily announced that the application for “YOUAca 2.0” has been approved by the European Commission. The training program of “YOUAca 2.0” will be characterised by the “Learning by Doing” approach. The participating teams are the same, extended with a new group from the new CSIT member Health Life Academy (Croatia), the organizer of the 7th CSIT World Sports Games 2021 in Zagreb.
During two international meetings and one internship the Youth Academy will engage 50 youngsters and young adults as well as 27 experienced senior sports leaders from across Europe. In addition, in order to enhance the developed skills from the first edition of the project, peer trainers consisting of the best young leaders evaluated out of the first edition will complete the team “YOUAca 2.0”.
As conclusion of the first "YOUAca" version CSIT President shared his thoughts with us about the successful EU Project: