EU Athletes – Supporting Athletes Across Europe

EU Athletes is a federation of European player unions and athlete association representing more than 30 national associations and over 25.000 individual athletes across the continent and across sport disciplines.

EU Athletes was founded in 2007 and has since taken a steep journey as an advocate for the athletes’ voice on various issues such as anti doping, match fixing and education on the risks of sports betting, dual careers or good governance.

EU Athletes is an accepted stakeholder in the sport sector at the European Union, Member of the EPAS Consultative Committee and member of the various expert groups of the European Commission.

EU Athletes is also integrated into the wider labour movement as a member the World Players Association, the professional sports sector of UNI Global Union.

Find out more about our members here.

EU Athletes Organization – Board Members and Staff

Brendon Batson

Brendon Batson

President of EU Athletes (PPF)

Natalia Orive Siviter

Natalia Orive Siviter

Vice-President of EU Athletes (AJFSF)

Alessandro Marzoli

Alessandro Marzoli

Executive Board Member (GIBA)

Omar Hassanein

Omar Hassanein

Executive Board Member (IRPA)

Sander van der Holst

Sander van der Holst

Executive Board Member (NL Sporter)

 Vasilis Minoudis

Vasilis Minoudis

Executive Board Member (HPVPA)

Camille Delzant

Camille Delzant

Executive Board Member (UNFP)

Jeff Reymond

Jeff Reymond

Executive Board Member (PROVALE)

EU Athletes Staff

Paulina Tomczyk

Paulina Tomczyk

General Secretary

Simon Taylor

Simon Taylor

Director of Policy