The IAKS Section Switzerland celebrated its 25th anniversary on 2 July 2014. President Dr Stefan Kannewischer welcomed roughly 45 IAKS members and guests to the anniversary General Meeting and dinnerin the sporting setting of Zurich's Letzigrund Stadium.The transparent architecture of the world-famous athletics stadium wonit an IOC/IAKS Award in Silver in 2009.
Climbing walls, a parkour facility and manmade climbing trees. In the activity park at Skåde School in the Danish city of Århus, children of all ages can play, excercise and give their imagination free reins.
The 12th annual SportAccord Convention was held from April 6-11 at the Susesi Convention Centre in Belek/Antalya, Turkey. It attracted 1,636 attendees representing 78 nationalities from around the world. An impressive proportion of one fourth of all the delegates to the world sport summit was newcomers to the event with 410 participants attending the Convention for the first time.
On its fourth and final day, the IAKS Congress directed its discussions towards providing activating spaces in urban environments. Stefan Siebert moderated the five presentations. Prof. Dr. Robin Kähler spoke about local sports structures in large cities and their contribution to urban development.