The European Network of Sport Education


September 5, 2022
ENSE Forum Cancellation

We regret to announce that, due to unexpected and sudden challenges at the Municipality of Guimaraes, we must cancel the upcoming ENSE Forum on September 22-23, 2022. We are deeply saddened by this news and apologise for any inconvenience caused by this change. Moving forward, we will replace key sessions of the Forum with selected […]

August 1, 2022
First Speakers announced for upcoming ENSE Forum

The first panelists for the 16th ENSE Forum are now confirmed. On the first day of the Forum, September 22nd, a round table debate on the topic “Sport Education in a Changing World" will be held. ENSE is thrilled to welcome the following speaker as part of the debate: Johan de Jong is a Professor […]

July 14, 2022
General Assembly and Nomination for ENSE Board, 2022-24

On September 23rd, 2022 (from 16:30-18:00 Portuguese time), the ENSE General Assembly will be held during the 2022 ENSE Forum and is open to all ENSE members in good standing. This assembly will allow the membership to receive updates about network activities, provide input on key decisions and vote for the next ENSE Board. The […]

July 11, 2022
Full Programme of the 16th ENSE Forum

The full programme of the ENSE Forum 2022 is now available online! The ENSE Forum offers key note presentations, round tables as well as interactive workshops on issues on digital sport education, sport and physical education and sport education and social change. It is still possible to register for the Forum, which will take place […]


The European Network of Sport Education (ENSE) is an international non-profit organisation and has been active in the field of sport education in Europe since 1989. 

ENSE works to create learning opportunities, skills, competences, and qualifications in all settings for people or organisations leading, developing and supporting sport activities. ENSE aims achieve this by working on pan-European projects, creating innovative educational materials, connecting organisations working in the field of sport education, and advocating for effective policies on the European level.


Our membership is open to organisations engaged in sport education throughout Europe. From higher education institution and private employers, to federations and government, all are welcome within our network.

As part of a vast network of academic, professional, sporting and government organizations, you will play a leading role in the development of sport education in Europe. Members regularly cooperate in a number of projects and working groups, and ENSE supports members by disseminating and promoting their activities. 

To register for membership, please fill out our membership form. Our board will review your application and then get in touch with you.


Thomas Skovgaard


Louis Moustakas

Secretary General

Antonio Tessitore


Karen Petry

Past President

Harald Tschan


Gemma van Vuuren

Board Member

Ladislav Petrovic

Board Member

Johan de Jong

Board Member

Kristine De Martelaer

Board Member

Susana Carla Alves Franco

Board Member

Lisa Kalina

Youth Member


European Network of Sport Education
Center for Sport Science and University Sports
University of Vienna
Auf der Schmelz 6
A-1150 Vienna, Austria

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