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 28 members in 14 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.

Play the Game 2022 – is there a cure for sport?

On 27-30 June, EU Athletes attended the 2022 edition of the Play the Game conference in Odense, Denmark....

Welcome on Board – EUA President Brendon Batson

About Brendon Brendon Batson is the president of EU Athletes since 2017. As a former professional football...

SAPIS steering group meeting in Odense, Denmark

EU Athletes is a partner to 'Strengthening Athlete Power in Sport' (SAPIS), a project co-funded by the...

Welcome on Board – Joachim Walltin

About Joachim Joachim Walltin is the General Secretary of FIFPRO Division Europe. Prior to taking up this...

EU Athletes vice-president one of the speaker at the EU Sport Forum in Lille

The European Commission organised its annual sport gathering  the #EUSPORTFORUM in Lille (France) on June 16...

EPAS Governing board and Consultative committee meeting in Strasbourg.

Monday 13th and Tuesday 14th of June EU Athletes participated in both consultative committee meeting and...

EU Athletes released the results of its 2nd survey on the long-term impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Today EU Athletes publishes the results of its research on the long-term impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on...

ISU hearing to take place in front of CJEU July 11 2022

Since 2015 EU Athletes stands alongside Mark TUITERT and Niels KERSHOLT on their legal battle against the...

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...