Oncology Games project has been inspired by the experience of Leonardo Cenci, President of the Italian Association Avanti Tutta, is managed by TUCEP and has been co-financed by the European Commission under the Erasmus+ Programme.
The project implemented the European Union’s strategies for improving public health and social inclusion, by promoting the application of European Physical Activity Guidelines in sport activities for oncology patients.
Project main objective was to demonstrate that sport helps to deal with oncological disease in a positive way and it could help improve patients’ quality of life. Moreover, with this initiative, the partnership also raised awareness about sport and health issues at European level.
The project activities lasted 18 months and have been realized in Italy, United Kingdom, Spain, Greece, Poland and Bulgaria.