Explore stories of sporting heritage from across Europe
Cycling history of the Dutch city with the country's first bicycle path
International sport competitions in the 1920s and 1930s for members of labour and workers associations
Striking illustrated advertising commemorating the 1948 London Olympic Games
Archive photographs bring us behind the scenes of WEHA, a German sports equipment factory
The first gymnastics societies in Bulgaria were youth organisations imbued with national ideals
Biographies and stories about athletes and teams
Champion figure skater who was the first Dutch gold medal winner at the Winter Olympic Games
Hungarian Olympic gold medallist who survived the Holocaust and lived through the 1956 Revolution
German boxer Max Schmeling was world heavyweight boxing champion of the world in the 1930s
Your sporting stories
Since 2020, people have been sharing their sport stories from around Europe, either online or at collection day events.
Tell us about your sport experiences through objects like photographs, memorabilia, equipment or prizes.
In the early 20th century, people's passion for sport led to them having formal portrait photographs taken
Celebrating sporting achievement in gold, silver, bronze and other materials