The 18th IVV Olympiad in San Antonio, Texas USA - Registration is now open. The IVV Olympiad will take place from Feb. 19-23, 2023, and be followed by the IML Texas Trail Roundup, Feb 24-26, 2023. Discounted registration fees are available until January 19, 2023.
The IVV Olympiad is held every second year in the country of an IVV member. It is a celebration of Volkssports and everyone is invited to participate. Olympiad Volkssport events include walking, swimming, biking, and sometimes other non-competitive sports. Social and cultural activities promote harmony, mutual understanding, and friendships among those who attend.
Olympiad Order 25/11/2016
2022-02-24 Announcement: Unfortunately, the 17th Olympiad in Seoul, South Korea has been cancelled due to the pandemic situation.
To enable our walkers to collect their Olympiads in a pass, the new “Olympiade Pass” has been published. Please find the conditions on the rear page, see above. To inform all walkers, please publish this information on your homepage. Any previous Olympiads can be added into the book.
Congratulations to the following walkers who have participated in all 15 IVV Olympiads from 1989 through 2017!
Büttner, Ralf Ehls, Bernd
Halleux, Monique van Hoorebeke, Hugo
Lins, Engelbert Monard, Alain
Niebergall, Dieter Siegel, Ronald
2003: Genk – Belgium
2001: Seefeld – Austria
1999: Bibione – Italy
1997: Vierumäki – Finland
1995: Athens/Amaroussi – Greece
1993: RibeauviIle – France
1991: Schömberg – Germany
1989: Valkenburg – Netherlands
(2022: Seoul, South Korea - Cancelled)
2019: Aix-en-Provence, France
2017: Koblenz - Germany
2015: Chengdu - China
2013: Grödnertal - Southern Tyrol
2011: Antalya - Turkey
2009: Yamanaschi - Japan
2007: Otepää - Estonia
2005: Pilsen + Prague – Czech Republic
Last update: 2023-01-14