During the 2019/20 school year, the 3rd edition of the Youth Olympics is taking place. Promoting physical exercise and sports among young people «is the purpose of this project» of the Lagoa City Council.
For the 2nd period the modalities chosen are, on March 7, basketball, on March 14 to and on March 21, skating.
The Youth Olympics are held on Saturdays, each day corresponding to a different sport. The enthusiasm and participation in the Olympics is growing among the children of the 1st cycle of schools in the municipality of Lagoa, to whom this project is addressed.
All children from the 1st CEB were invited to participate in this project. Responses approached two hundred participants. «Putting children in touch with different physical activities and structures
In a playful and entertaining way, the Youth Olympics are promoting the existing sports offer and encouraging healthy and sustainable practices and lifestyles », adds the municipality.