New EC dates in 2024

18 July 2023: We would like to inform you about an update in the EDSO sports calendar with the dates of the European Championships: 15th European Deaf Tennis Championships, Villach, Austria, 22-29 June 2024; 2nd European Junior Deaf Tennis Championships (under 18), Villach, Austria, 22-29 June 2024; 1st European Senior Deaf Tennis Championships (over 50),

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EDSO Calendar 2023-2026

  UPDATED 23 March 2023: EDSO Calendar 2023-2026 18th Winter Deaflympics 2023 TBA TBA TBA EC Swimming Short Course Apr 2023 Cancelled TBA 3rd EC Judo 4-7 May 2023 Sofia Bulgaria 3rd EC Ninepins 7-13 May 2023 Straubing Germany 11th EC Volleyball 11-22 Jul 2023 Karabuk Turkey EC Golf 31 Jul-3 Aug 2023 Marienhamn, Aland

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Meeting with the President of the European Olympic Committee

14 July 2022: The president of the European Deaf Sports Organization Iosif Stavrakakis met with the president of the European Olympic Committees Spyros Kapralos. The meeting, which took place in a very good atmosphere, focused on the cooperation of the two sides in matters concerning them at the European level and they agreed to open a

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EDSO at EUD GA Marseille 2022

3 June 2022: The EDSO responded to the invitation of the European Union of the Deaf (EUD) and Secretary General Anton Petrič attended their General Assembly which together with a seminar and workshop took place from 26 to 28 May in Marseille (FRA). At this event, Mr. Petrič presented the organization and operation of the

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EDSO sports calendar 2022

Updated 1 March 2022: EDSO has the following sporting events in its program of sporting events for 2022: EDSO-DCL Seminar 4-6 March 2022 Lisbon (Portugal) European Deaf Futsal Main Round 10-13 March 2022 Castellon (Spain) European Deaf Futsal Main Round 18-20 March 2022 Brussels (Belgium) European Deaf Futsal Main Round 23-27 March 2022 Sarajevo (Bosnia

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EDSO is looking for new Technical Directors

12 January 2021: We are looking for new Technical Directors for these sports on vacant: Alpine skiing, Bowling, Cycling, Football-youth, Snowboarding, Tennis and Wrestling These places are waiting and we invite interested persons to apply with their application. These individuals should submit a short CV and a letter of support from their National Deaf Sports

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Boudewijn De Roose 1934 – 2020.

EDSO announces with great sadness the passing EDSO co founder, Boudewijn De Roose, who died peacefully on 26th January, 2020.