Estonian Presidency’s sports conference focuses on the athlete’s dual career and society’s physical activity
The two-day international high-level conference “Sport, education, university: joining efforts for athletes´ dual career and active societies” begins today, 21 September, in Tartu. The conference focuses on the dual career of athletes in education and, as a binary topic, will raise the wider issue of physical activity. The conference participants include EU policy makers, representatives from international sports organisations, athletes and representatives from the field of education. Conference participants will be greeted the Minister of Culture, Indrek Saar.21.09.2017 - 14:19
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