European Heart and Lung Games 2020, 8th -12th June 2020

European Heart and Lung Games 2020, 8th -12th June 2020

Registration for the games are now open. For anyone who hasn’t been before they are only open to Heart and Lung Recipients so are a lot smaller than the British Games. They are a very friendly games and there is no qualification to attend.

More Information regarding the games can be found on their site by clicking HERE. But we will give you as much information on here as we possibly can. The cost including registration is from 515 euros. This includes transfer from the airport, accommodation for 5 nights and food. Any extra nights are from 55 Euros.

Please download the Registration form complete and send through to the team Manager at [email protected]

Petanque, Tennis, Volleyball, Golf, Cross Country 4km, Swimming, Table Tennis, 20km Cycle, Badminton, Bowling, Walking Football and Athletics (high jump, long jump, shot put, Ball throw, 100m, 400m, 800m 1500m and 4x100m relay) You can choose up to 5 sports plus the relay. For more details on the Sports Schedule please click HERE

Age Groups are 5-17, 18-34, 35-44, 45-54, 60-69, 70+

At this point we aren’t sure whether the accommodation will be Hotel, University Campus but it appears to all be the same cost. We will let you know as soon as we have any more details.

The nearest largest Airport is Bilbao and it then takes about an hour to Vitoria.

Hints for when Registering

  1. Unlike the British Games.the registration allows you to choose more than 5 sports so please don’t get carried away! When choosing your sports please check the Schedule carefully to avoid any clashes.
  2. When you have registered please download the medical form below and get it signed by your Transplant Centre. Please get it to me ASAP

Post to Mrs L Ellis, New Start Charity, The Transplant Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester M23 9LT.

3. Once you have registered you will receive a confirmation email from them. Please don’t pay any money directly to the European Association, we will send out an invoice to you to pay us and make one payment for everyone.

4. There are some trips available if you have any spare time between events. Please have a look and fill in the registration form on the page.

Please keep an eye on this page as we will add information as we receive it

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BHLTA were an amazing help when I needed it. They were always there for me and nothing was too big of an ask.

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Lung Transplant Recipient

BHLTA Testimonial

BHLTA were an amazing help when I needed it. They were always there for me and nothing was too big of an ask.

Joseph Bloggs

Lung Transplant Recipient