EUSA participated in the LUPA Festival in Ljubljana ©EUSA

The European University Sports Association (EUSA) and the EUSA Institute took part in the LUPA Festival in the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, in an bid to raise awareness of the organisation.

LUPA looks to boost non-Governmental organisations by promoting their activities, highlighting the topics they work in and increasing cooperation.

The event was coordinated by the Slovenian Centre for Information service.

At the 19th edition of the festival, 100 organisations participated by Ljubljana's river with COVID-19 guidelines in place.

EUSA's stand was prepared and managed by Organisation for Sports Education Italia volunteers – Ludovica Appetiti, Arianna Caruso, Valeria Leoci and Giovanni Fabris.

Visitors attempting EUSA's game at their stand ©EUSA
Visitors attempting EUSA's game at their stand ©EUSA

It focused its promotion on the #MyEUSA campaign, which celebrates the International Day of University Sport this Sunday on September 20.

They also raised awareness about the European Week of Sport, which is scheduled for September 23 to 30, and the 2021 European Universities Games which are planned for Belgrade next year.

Visitors to the stand were also challenged with a game where they had to throw an object into a hole to win prizes from EUSA.