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Project Erasmus+ Sport
Dance for your health, live your heart passion



The project addresses as main theme the valuing of the sports benefits for the public health and it promotes education in and through sport with special focus on skills development. The project supports through all its activities the education for health, for dance athletes and among the population in general. Promoting concrete information about the benefits of sport and especially dancing on mental and physical health would even bring more motivation among citizens.
The project addresses the objectives of the White Paper on sport and the Pierre de Coubertin action plan (2007) such as “enhancing the societal role of sport, promoting public health through physical activity, boosting volunteer activities”.
Physical activity, health and quality of life are closely interconnected. The human body was designed to move and therefore needs regular physical activity in order to function optimally and avoid illness. It has been proved that a sedentary lifestyle is a risk factor for the development of many chronic illnesses, including cardiovascular diseases. Furthermore, living an active life brings many other social and psychological benefits and there is a direct link between physical activity and life expectancy, so that physically active populations tend to live longer than inactive ones. Sedentary people who become more physically active report feeling better from both a physical and a mental point of view, and enjoy a better quality of life, as stated in the EU Physical Activity Guidelines.
The project aims to increase the participation in sport activities through dance as a practical solution for preventing health problems and raising the sport performance.

 

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The Association Sportive Club “Kasta Morrely Star” Iași supports the implementation of sportive activities among the young generation to increase the awarness on the importance of physical activities, active participation and equal access to sport activities. Kasta Morrely is affiliated at the Romanian Dance Federation and its members have won numerous places on the podium in sportive dance. Kasta Morrely Star has dance champions, multi-qualified specialists and coaches authorized by the Romanian Dance Federation.


Youth Alliance – Krusevo is an independent, non-governmental, non-political and non-profit organization founded in 1999. Our members (70-80 members) are young people between 15 and 35 who work, study or express their interest in the process of EU integration of our country. YAK is run by young people for young people, enabling a great experience for all of its stakeholders. Our vision is active involvement of young people in all spheres of social life and their influence in the decision making process at local, national and regional levels.
http://youthalliance.org.mk/


Development Youth & Sports Association is a non-governmental organization, which unites people of different age, social class, nation and interest but with same goal: make the world of 21st century a bit more better and friendlier to its inhabitants. The main activities are: education, democracy, ecology, sports and culture. Youngsters believe that these aspects are not only closely connected with the majority of youth problems, but also provide a wide space for growth, innovational thinking and creativity, which can be accumulated firstly by youngsters.

 
 
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