Company Sport Games in Ghent: join in on behalf of Ghent University

(07-02-2017) This year, the 21st edition of the European Company Sport Games will be held between 21 and 25 June 2017 in Ghent. Come and represent Ghent University! You can register until 16 February.

The European Company Sport Games (ECSG) are organised every two years by the European Federation for Company Sport. Previous delegations from Ghent University have participated in Hamburg in 2011, in Prague in 2013, and in Riccione in 2015.

This year’s games are to be held in Ghent. You can choose between 23 types of sport.

At this moment almost 4,000 participants have registered, coming from 15 different European countries. The delegation from Ghent University counts almost 100 participants - a record!- in 15 sports disciplines. In each discipline (also in recreative sports and mental exercises) more trained as well as recreative sportsmen and sportswoman participate.

Further practical info can be found on and

Facilities and price

  • Participating personnel members of Ghent University can use the university sports accommodation for free to train for the ECSG. This means that you can swim and take a shower when walking, working out, ... Besides we provide extra training possibilities and sessions in athletics, swimming, cycling, orienteering, basketball, volleyball, badminton, ...
  • With Ghent University being a partner in the organisation, staff at Ghent University will receive a discount on their registration, paying 90 euros per person. This includes participation in one or a number of sports, participation in the opening and closing ceremony, participation in the Green run (5K or 10K), free use of local public transport, and First Aid.


Register online for the ECSG2017 (through Tuesday, 16 February 2017)

More info

Inge van de kauter

Sports Facilities Office

Tel. 09 264 63 14