European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF)

From 14 to 19 July 2013, Utrecht will be hosting the Olympic Flame! At seven locations, the best European youth elite athletes competing in nine different sports will strive for gold. During the biannual tournament they will battle against each other in an Olympic atmosphere.

Facts & Figures

14 - 19 July 2013
2,700 athletes
49 European countries
9 sporting events
7 sports locations
2 Olympic Villages
1 Olympic Flame

Sportcentrum Olympos: Basketball Venue

Sportcentrum Olympos at the Utrecht Science Park will be the decor of the basketball tournament during this huge multi-sports event. Both the U16 men and women will compete against the seven best European countries and fight for the title! Check for the latest news and further information.  Details of the basketball programme can be found at:

Sports and locations EYOF 2013:
  • Athletics – Maarschalkerweerd Athletics Track
  • Basketball – Sportcentrum Olympos
  • Judo – Jaarbeurs Utrecht
  • Handball – Jaarbeurs Utrecht
  • Tennis – Den Hommel Tennis Park
  • Swimming – Krommerijn Swimming Pool
  • Volleyball – Jaarbeurs Utrecht
  • Cycling – Het Lint
  • Gymnastics – Sports Centre Galgenwaard



This summer we will need a lot of volunteers to make the EYOF tournament happen! Are you interested in contributing to this fantastic event? Please register by completing the form on the EYOF website. Do you wish to help out with the basketball tournament at Olympos? Send an email to:


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