BBC article on doping

Dr Lazuras, Sheffield Hallam University, member of the SAFE YOU and SAFE YOU+ projects gave an interview on BBC sport about doping use in recreational sport. Dr Lazuras presented evidence about the health side effects and presented doping use as a dark side of exercise. The interview and the full article of BBC Sport are…


Kick-off meeting of the SAFE YOU+

The kick-off partner meeting of SAFEYOU+ project was held in London, UK. The Greek partner presented the management and project monitoring procedures and the Italian partner presented the quality assurannce procedures. Project’s partners discussed the content of the qualitative and quantitative studies and set the milestones for the upcoming activities.  


SAFEYOU Newsletter January 2017 / v.1

Welcoming the SAFEYOU Tool! Our team proudly presents the development of a user-friendly, online, open access educational tool that will raise young people’s awareness about the dangers of exercise doping and will help them make informed decisions about this issue. The tool covers a wide range of areas (core knowledge about doping substances and their…


SAFE YOU launch event in Cyprus

The Cyprus Sport Organization organised the launch event in Nicosia. Key stakeholders representing sport federattions and the fitness industry attended the event. Dr Michaelides presented the SAFE YOU Tool and a discussion followed on the particularities of implementation of the tool in real life settings.

SAFE YOU launch event in Italy

The University of Rome ‘Foro Italico’ organised the launch event in Rome. Key stakeholders from sport, fitness and exercise attended the event. Prof Zelli and Dr Mallia presented the SAFE YOU Tool. Participants provided useful feedback on the content, usability and effectiveness of the tool.

SAFEYOU launch event in Greece

The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki organised the launch event in Thessaloniki. The General Secretary of Sport, representatives of NADO, academics and stakeholders attended the event. Prof Tsorbatzoudis presented the theoretical backgound of the fignt against corruption in sport and Dr Barkoukis discussed the theoretical undepinnings of the SAFEYOU Tool. Then Mr Pavlidis and Mr Loukovitis…


SAFEYOU launch event in Germany

The university of Potsdam and the German Anti Doping Agency organised the launch event in Bonn. Key stakeholders were introduced to the SAFEYOU TOOL, like the representatives of McFit and FitX (German Gyms) as well as representatives of sports association (German skiing association, German Association for disabled Athletes). Also representatives of “Deutsche Sporthochschule Köln” (Sport…