Team Sport and Health – University of Copenhagen

Copenhagen Centre for Team Sport and Health

The Centre’s mission is to create a significant difference in the health of the Danish population by offering attractive and easy-to-implement training programmes to municipalities, companies, sports stakeholders and private vendors.

The aim of the centre is to achieve major prevention and treatment effects. 
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  • Football strengthens the bones of men with prostate cancer


    Men with prostate cancer run the risk of brittle bones as a side-effect of their treatment. But one hour’s football training a few times a week counters many of the negative effects of the treatment, according to University of Copenhagen scientists. »

  • Promoting the health benefits of football


    Football’s impact on health and the Danish exercise concept of Football Fitness are key points on the agenda when the Copenhagen Centre for Team Sport and Health at the University of Copenhagen hosts the World Congress on Science & Football from 20 May to 23 May. »

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International football congress

Copenhagen Centre for Team Sport and Health is organising a football congress on 20-23 May 2015. Register and submit abstracts from 1 June 2014.