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European Big Jump (European River Swimming Day)

Everybody will swim in the rivers the same day, at the same hour, in all the European rivers, from the sources and the glaciers to the oceans. If swimming or jumping in your river is not possible, then just organize an other event and celebrate the river !
There are many ways to get citizens involved More

On the way to the large size european 2015 Big Jump,
smaller regional Big Jumps events are organised.

Next Big Jump :

13 July 2014  15h   (Paris / Berlin Time)

Participate ! !
Please sign in with your event (Form)

 

 

....and here is the map with more the 175 registered Big Jumps in 2013
FULL SCREEN

 

Two example how to mobilise (Flandre, Belgium) : Two short BJ 2013 and 2012 Promotion Vidéos Great job .


in two words : What is the "Big Jump" :

Everybody will swim in the rivers the same day, at the same hour, in all the European rivers, from the sources and the glaciers to the oceans.
If swimming or jumping in your river is not possible, then just organize an other event and celebrate the river !
There are many ways to get citizens involved More

...an inspiring project that captures the essence of current EU waterprotection legislation into one single public act: at one date, at one time, people will jump into rivers all over Europe. More
 (European Water Management News, 22 June 2005)


 


Big Jump is a project by European Rivers Network
and its european partners and many local organizers

 

News

01.01.14 : The date of the Big Jump 2014 will be July 13

14.07.13 : 30 000 - 50 000 people jumped on estimated 175 Big Jump places in Europe. Excellent partizipation regarding the cancellation of many events along the rivers in the Elbe and Danube Basin (big floods)..

14.07.13 : The ERN Big Jump Team wish you a great Big Jump all over.

14.07.13 : Turkey is back with new Big Jumps, (see map upate monday morning).

13.07.13 : Excellent Big Jump weather in all Europe. Water temperatur are rising.

12.07.13 : Poland is back this year with 11 Big Jump all over in the country.

11.07.13 : Elbe River : After the big flood many of the Big Jumps cannot be organised this year. Probably only 3 of all (see map). We wish you all the best to over come tis bad times..

any of teh planned Big Jump are canceld A Big Jump in Mostar (BiH, Bosna i Hercegovina). A international cooperation with NGOs from Croatia. Merci !

10.07.13 : A Big Jump in Mostar (BiH, Bosna i Hercegovina). A international cooperation with NGOs from Croatia. Merci !

08.07.13 : Our friends from Flandern in Belgium produced again a super Video to promote the BJ 2013 (see at the end of the page)

06.07.13 : We have reached the 100 bj mark. Please check our map. (update 6 July 02h00)

06.07.13 : Welcome Serbia and Netherland (over 10 BJ)

05.07.13 : Walonien (Belgium) joins after Flandern with more the BJ

04.07.13 : Italy and Spain join the big Jump 2013,

30.06.13 : Watch the map with over 65 BJ places (updated today). The Registration is still open

17.06.13 : Germany starts today its Youth Big Jump Challenge for Scools. Big Floods in Germany will oblige to be very prudent.

14.06.13 : One month to the Big Jump. Prepare your actions and letus know..

30.04.13 : more and more registrations for our event in 2013 : A map with the places will be published as soon a possible.

13.04.13: A Big Jump in New Zeland . It will be winter, but they will really jump...

15.03.13 : lthe website BigJumpChallenge (BJ for german scools ) is online (in german only)

14.02.13 : Germans are organising a Youth Big Jump ( BJ Challenge) for scools. We will provide oon more information

12.02.13 : The first BJ 2013 are announced by Germany and France

01.02.13 : Please sign in with your BJ 2013 event.

12.07.12 : The date for the BJ 2013 is fixed : 14 of July 2013, 15h

08.07.12 : This was a big, good and save Jump all over ! Some with rain, others with sunshine. Thanks a lot or the extraordinary participation (min. 206 official places.
your Big Jump Team

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