Welcome to European Elite Athletes Association

EU Athletes was set up in 2008 and is the leading European multi-sport federation of athlete and player associations (sports trade unions) with 35 members in 17 different European countries and in a wide range of different sports.
More than 25,000 elite athletes are represented through the membership.
EU Athletes brings the member player associations together to share best practices, form collective policies on behalf of players, and develop and deliver education and training programmes.

SDE Pro Sports project set to strengthen social dialogue in sport

EU Athletes is pleased to announce that the Social Dialogue in Europe for Professional (SDE Pro) Sports...

EU Athletes General Assembly 2022

After two years of online meetings caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, EU Athletes members were happy to meet...

Together against match fixing on #EUSportIntegrityDay 2022

Every year on the 15th of April, the #EUSportIntegrityDay campaign is an opportunity to take a stand against...

EU Athletes Statement on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

EU Athletes stands with the international community condemning Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and expresses...

PROMobility project progresses as final Online Exchange is concluded

The PROMobility project, coordinated by EU Athletes and financed by the EU under the ‘Exchanges and Mobility...

PROMobility project Online Exchanges continue

The PROMobility project, financed by the EU under the ‘Exchanges and Mobility in Sport’ Preparatory Action,...

EU Athletes statement on ‘the key features of a European Sport Model’

Following the recent Resolution of the Council on the key features of a European Sport Model, EU Athletes...

Internship opportunity at EU Athletes

EU Athletes is looking for an intern to support the team in the policy and project-related work. The...

PROLead project progresses as the European Leadership Course comes to the conclusion

PROLead is a collaborative partnership Erasmus+ project coordinated by EU Athletes. Partnership include...

EU Athletes Response to the Lobby for a ‘European sport model’

EU Athletes reiterates that athletes have the same fundamental rights as every other person, citizen and...