Sport as an excellent means to promote emotional empowerment and good mental health wellness of Europe’s young citizens

garagErasmus is organizing in collaboration with ESPEROS KOS Sports Club, a two-day conference in Kos Island, Greece. During the event, experienced sports and psychology personalities, will present how can sport be the means for emotional promotion and mental health wellness of Europe’ s young citizens. The attendants can be young athletes and students, as well as their parents and all interested citizens, who will have the opportunity to broaden their knowledge in the matter, but what is more to submit their own views, concerns and discuss about potential future projects that can be taken on by the EU.

The event will be under the auspices of the Hellenic Basketball Federation and the Municipality of Kos. This activity will take place at the Cine “Orfeas”, at Eleftherias Sq., Kos town, on 15th and 16th of January, 11.00 a.m. For further information please contact our Ambassador in Greece Eleftheria Sketou.

Main speakers: • Kostas Missas, Professor of Physical Education and Member of the EEDIP of Athens SEFA, Basketball coach • Nikos Georgiadis Ph.D, Athletic Psychologist and • Thanasis Lingos, President of OKE BC-Head of the Committee for Youth Development in Southern Attica’s Basketball Association (ESKANA).