The Toolkit of the project COME In has been presented in Nantes

It is called “Step in for inclusion” and is the toolkit of the European project COME In (Creating Opportunity for sports Members at grassroots level to Enable Inclusion). In Nantes, in front of an audience of 300 young French students, OPES, Engso Youth, ANESTAPS, SPARC and Special Olympics presented this tool that will be useful […]

COME In: First training course complete and extremely successful!

Participants gathered in England to train and hone in skills to promote and include sport within special needs On February 1st, 2019, 24 participants of COME IN came from France, Italy and England to complete this training course. This training course took part in Southwest England in the beautiful seaside village of Newquay. The mission […]

COME In: Call for participants for training course now online

The application procedure to take part in the Training Course to promote inclusive and unified sports activities within COME IN project is now open! The Training course: 24 participants will be selected and trained to be able to implement inclusive activities in the sport field and to spread awareness about the role of sport to […]

COME In: introducing our 2019 participants!

Opes Italia is excited to introduce our 2019 candidates! These participants are highly qualified students, teachers, coaches, etc., brought on to increase the number of disabled in sports. The project Come In- Creating Opportunity for Sport Members at grassroots level to Enable Inclusion- has been designed with the main idea to increase participation of young people […]

COME In project hosted its first face to face meeting in Rome

Partners of COME In (Creating Opportunities for sport Members at Grassroots level to Enable Inclusion) project coordinated by OPES, met for the first time in presence in Rome. In the capital of Italy, on the 25th and 26th of August, representatives of Sparc Sport, ENGSO Youth, ANESTAPS and Special Olympics worked to identify the next […]

Play to Train – From a meeting in Rome to the local activities

The “Play to Train” project team met in Rome from 4th to 6th October 2019, taking part in a training course that involved 30 participants from 3 countries: Italy, Slovenia and Bulgaria. The project was carried out by OPES and its partners, Academy Rudi Hiti and Champion Factory. It aims to support women’s participation as […]

The ‘Play to Train’ experience in the heart of Sicily

The project “Play to Train,” implemented by OPES and its partners Academy Rudhi Hiti and Champions Factory, is occurring through the activities carried out by its participants in Italy, Slovenia, and Bulgaria. Behind the common goal of promoting gender equality in the field of sport, and coaching in particular, the participants have planned various activities […]

Final step or new beginning? Play to Train arrives to Sofia

On 1st of September, the Play to Train representatives met in Sofia (Bulgaria), for the very final step pf the project. After two years, it was time to talk about the path done and its results. And why not, it is also time to look forward and start thinking about next steps. The Play to Train […]

Online is good but offline is even better… Road to Ljubljana

Finally, after the long break, the team of the Project Play to Train met again in Ljubljana, the capital city of Slovenia on 7th and 8th August 2021. The meeting was hosted by the Association Academy Rudi Hiti and welcomed 31 people from the three countries (Italy, Slovenia, Bulgaria). Managers, coaches, trainers, volunteers and mentors gathered together […]