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We're building a think tank "think sportainable".
Rethinking sport as a whole in terms of sustainability
sportainable® is a research program run by Prof. Dr. Peter Kuhn, University of Bayreuth.
We develop a benchmark for the assessment and certification of sustainability in sports. Taking this as our guideline, we collaborate with our partners towards the development of structures that enable people to do in sports what they consider to be right from an ecological point of view.
As a result, we are rethinking sport together with our partners.
... is a professor of sports science at the University of Bayreuth and a pioneer of empirical sportecology in the German-speaking world. His dissertation "Indoor Sport and Ecology" (full text [german]), published in 1996, anticipates what is now considered the theoretical basis of sustainable sports development: creating structures in which people can do what they think is right from an ecological point of view.
‘Post-growth’ is a worldview that sees society operating better without the demand of constant economic growth. It proposes that widespread economic justice, social well-being and ecological regeneration are only possible when money inherently circulates through our economy.
Rethinking sport. All we really need is our bodies, fresh air, comfortable clothing and aesthetic or exciting ideas for movement. And off we go. Désirée Smits provides an interesting approach to this.
Sports for Future
An initiative that connects sportsmen and sportswomen, sports clubs and associations, fans and sponsors who want to use the unifying power of sport to meet the challenges of the climate crisis together.
Eco, Fair, Yeah
Sustainable, animal leather free & sporty lifestyle! The young brand bleed, located in Helmbrechts (near Bayreuth) since 2008 and built around a dynamic team, stands for innovative and functional products that meet both sustainable and sporty demands!
PLANETICS wants to bring people's active lifestyle in line with the planet. With their marketplace for sustainable and fair sports gear, PLANETICS makes it easier than ever to make active lifestyles more sustainable.