LAUNCH OF EASYBASKET PROGRAMME

Red Deporte takes part in the program that revolutionizes basketball in Europe The Easybasket project in Europe, aims to bring the practice of basketball closer to boys and girls, adapting the rules in order to make it more accessible, simple and fun to practice. The Easybasket methodology has its starting point in Italy and seeks to spread the practice in Europe, while introducing innovations and enriching the methodology after two years of the project. Basketball federations from Italy, Germany, Czech...

SAND SPORTS AS A SPACE FOR INTEGRATION

During the month of February 2019, the Sand Games Project was launched, supported by the European Commission under the line of Erasmus+ projects. The aim of this project is to develop good practices using sand sports to advance inclusion and enhance employability among young European refugees. Sand Games offers a differential and very original element to achieve this objective: to value the space offered by natural environments such as beaches or rivers, or artificial, as a space for play,...

SCORING FOR THE FUTURE

Red Deporte scores against unemployment together with different European partners During 2018 we continued to take steps in the development of employability-oriented life skills through the “Scoring for the Future” programme with nine European partners. This programme is an excellent seed for a future of labour insertion of so many young people who are today in a vulnerable situation from the employment point of view in Europe. ...

EASYBASKET BEGINS TO BOUNCE THE BALL BACK

First meeting in Germany. Next station, Spain The German Basketball Federation hosted the first Easybasket training and dissemination meeting in Hagen, Germany. In this first session 30 educators and basketball coaches and children from different basketball clubs in the city took part in order to participate and put this methodology into practice. In the first session, the Easybasket project and methodology were presented. In a second session, a demonstration and explanation of the methodology was carried out in depth,...

TRAINING IN FOOTBALL3 AT TORREFORUM

Promoting educational football among monitors in north Madrid Fooball3 is a youth development tool that uses football to promote dialogue, reflection skills and leadership. The course, theoretical-practical, has served to train in the work of mediator within football3. It lasted three days and was held in June. A total of 12 young people from various municipalities in Madrid and two participants from Cañada Real attended the course. As part of this programme, a manual for the training of football3 mediators...

EMPOWERING YOUTH MONITORS IN DIVERSITY AND CULTURALITY

The workshop “Sport for Interculturality” has been given by Red Deporte at the Torreforum centre in Torrelodones. The objective of the training is to promote interculturality through sport and to train instructors and educators in the use of sport as a promoter of interculturality. We had two luxury guests. Marcelo Belgrano, jurist of recognized prestige and activist in favor of the rights of the most vulnerable migrant community. We have the testimony of Carlos Beltrán, Sports Councillor of Torrelodones...

TORRELODONES’ RUGBY CLUB COLLABORATES WITH RED DEPORTE

The club introduces rugby to young people from Red Deporte's social programe In June 2018, the Torrelodones Rugby Club has dedicated itself to welcome Red Deporte in its annual party, and for that purpose has invited to take part the young people of Red Deporte, introducing them in this noble sport. We have participated in playful dynamics with the oval ball and participating in a Tag Rugby match, a modality that considerably reduces contact and is easy to learn...

TACKLING INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN AFRICA

Tag rugby to promote community health in Zambia Red Deporte’s program in Zambia focuses on improving health in communities through the prevention of HIV/AIDS, malaria and the promotion of basic health and hygiene. Among the health promotion activities, the use of Tag Rugby as a meeting point with the youngest is gaining special relevance. Tag Rugby is a variation of the sport of rugby that reduces contact between...

INTERCULTURAL SPORT FESTIVAL

Red Deporte integrates minors or accompanied children through sport Torrelodones has been the setting for the Intercultural Sports Day, as part of the “Sport ID” programme carried out with the support of the European Commission. In this unforgettable day, held on December 15, 2018, participated approximately 100 young people from various parts of the Community of Madrid, highlighting the participation of the Moroccan collective resident in Torrelodones. These young...

FIFA LEGENDS AWARDS RED DEPORTE PROGRAM IN CAMEROON

FIFA Foundation chooses our program for Samuel's Eto´o visit In March 2019, Samuel Eto´o had the opportunity to share an unforgettable day with the young people who take part in the Red Deporte program in Cameroon. The meeting took place in Yaoundé, and Samuel Eto´o was the luxury trainer to lead a session together with the Cameroonian children. This session was both technical and educational, in which Samuel – with...