What is the European Youth Olympic Festival?

The European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) is a biennial multi-sport event for youth athletes from the 50 member countries of the association of European Olympic Committees.


  • Is the biggest multi-sport event for the youth of Europe
  • Teaches the values and ideals embodied in the Olympic Charter
  • Educates and motivates youth to do sport and adopt a healthy lifestyle
  • Is a meeting point for young athletes from 50 European countries

The 2019 European Youth Summer Olympic Festival will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, between 21–27 July 2019.