Reinhard Sitzler, vice president, member Executive Committee

UWE TRONNIER, vice president, member Executif Committee

1. ID Uwe Tronnier

· age:


· first contact with company sport:


· volunteer or professional in company sport: volunteer

· sports background: active bowling player (national standard)

· intellectual background: university (financial)

· favorite sport: bowling, football

· hobbies: collecting ducks, reading, sports in all versions


2. Specific realizations / achievements throughout your professional and company sports career?


President of the Berlin Company Bowling Federation (FVB) for more than 40 years and since 1995, also German board member (1995 – 2004 General Secretary, since 2004 President).


3. What was your ambition when you applied to become EXCO member?


Representing Germany as one of the biggest federations in Europe to help spreading the company sport idea in Europe.


4. What do you want to achieve in EFCS in the coming years?


To continue to help developing company sport in Europe.


5. Have you specific thoughts/suggestions/ideas about company sport in general?


Further developing company sport in Europe will be not easy. To succeed we must try to work together more closely with the different countries taking into account their special requests and wishes.


6. Are there specific aspects in EFCS you are interested in and that you want to see being developed?


I think that the actual strategy of the EXCO is the right way. It is important that sport and friendship in Europe will be the most essential task for EFCS in the future.


7. Is there something else you want to tell about yourself we absolutely ought to know?



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Sports Club for Health 2020-22 project: progress update

The project Creating Mechanisms for Continuous Implementation of the Sports Club for Health Guidelines in the European Union is funded by a European Union Erasmus+ Collaborative Partnerships grant of 398.845 Euro, and it includes 17 partner institutions from 13 countries. The overarching aim of the project is to increase participation in sport and physical activity in the European Union by encouraging sports clubs and associations to implement Sport Clubs for Health principles in their activities.

The international project team has developed an interactive online course with practical recommendations that may help you improve the availability and quality of health-enhancing sports activities within your sports club, sports association, or community. The course is free of charge and available in 25 languages. Since its launch nine months ago, the course was attended by nearly 2000 participants from across Europe.


Practical recommendations for adopting and using the Sports Club for Health approach have recently been summarised in a textbook. Last November, the project team also organised a symposium for sports clubs and associations that was attended by 116 participants.


Currently under development are: (1) Sports Club for Health Country Cards, with data on the current state of health-enhancing sports promotion in 36 European countries; (2) a database of European Sports Club for Health initiatives; and (3) a new symposium. Watch this space…

More information about the Sports Club for Health project can be found on and on the twitter account @SCforH.


Screenshot from the Sports Club for Health project team meeting held on the 6th of April, 2022

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