Nordic Conference 2019 in Adapted Physical Activity

Date: May 14-16, 2019

Place: Musholm Bugt Feriecenter, Musholmvej 100, 4220 Korsør Denmark

Transport to Musholm:

Trains run directly from Copenhagen Airport and from Copenhagen Central Station to Korsør. From the station in Korsør to Musholm Bugt Feriecenter there It's about 650m walk. You can se the travelplan on - it´s possible to see the travelplan in English. It you have trouble finding out, please ask for our help.

Below you find the preliminary program:

Tuesday the 14th

10:00 – 12:00                     Arrival

12:00 – 13:00                     Lunch

13:00 – 13:15                     Welcome

13:15 – 14:14                     Keynote and practice workshop /shared activities

Let’s Move – Flow, Feelings & Joyful Communication. A taste of Movementpsychology and the 7 levels of movement.

Helle Winther, Associate Professor PhD., Institut for Idræt og Ernæring, University of Copenhagen

15:15 – 17:15                     Parallel session A (please see pdf for detailed content)

18:00             Dinner

19:00             Naturebased Health Interventions

Susanne Rosenild; Biologist, Social Worker and Nature Ranger, Presentation: Guiding in nature as an empowering health promotion for adult citizens with physical, mental or social health issues. 

Activities outdoor: We all gather on the beach for fun social activities, cosy bonfires, calming nature experiences, wild food tastings, warm drinks and nature storytelling

Wednesday the 15th

08:00 – 09:00                     Breakfast

09:00 – 09:45                     Keynote

From equipment to Para-Olympic discipline.

How to develop a sport equipment – the Racerunner - where people can run all out, using their full physical and mentally potential

Connie Hansen, founder of By CONNIEHANSEN ApS, occupationel therapist, and the inventr of the RaceRunner

10:00 – 12:00                     Parallel session B (please see pdf for detailed content)

12:00 – 13:00                     Lunch

13:00 – 15:00                     Marketplace                                           

                                            Activities &


15:00 – 17:00                     Free time

17:00 – 18:00                     Cultural event

18:00 – 20:00                     Dinner

20:00 – 21:00                     Nordic young Folkmusic and dance

Thursday the 16th

08:00 – 09:00                     Breakfast and check-out

09:00 – 09:45                     Parallel session C (please see pdf for detailed content)

11:00 – 11:45                     Keynote

The mean of Egmont Folk Highschool is personal formation and interaction between people with different lives and opportunities through sports and outdoor activities. What does that mean for the participants? Peter Scharling, teacher, master in outdoor life & Lisa Schlage, teacher, master in sports and health

12:00 – 13:00                     Lunch, kisses, hugs and goodbye


Conference fee: 

(3-day’s conference, including accommodation, meals, coffee during breaks and cultural programme)

Single room DKK 4,500

Double room DKK 3,500

Students in shared rooms DKK 2,250

Registration before 1st of April 2019

Please register here

Any questions? Please contact: Pernille Weiss, Handicapidrættens Videnscenter +45 4634 0000

Nordic Conference 2019 in Adapted Physical Activity
Co-creation * Innovation * Movement
Together we generate new ideas and ways to create and facilitate movements
Meet up with professionals, scientists, students, volunteers and athletes from all over Scandinavia!
Join theoretical and practical workshops in Adapted Physical Activities (APA)
Listen to keynote speakers with knowledge, values and experience!
Conference language is English

Go here for more information about the conference and to have a look at the preliminary program