Estonian EU external border programme



Name of Lead Beneficiary

Rural Municipality of Põlva

Associated partners

Sport Union of Põlva County

Thematic objective

TO5 Support to local and regional good governance

Start date: 01.02.2021

End date: 30.04.2022

Duration: 15 months

Specific area

Improving cooperation between local and regional authorities and their sub-units

Programme co-financing

99 990 EUR

Total budget

111 100 EUR


Pskov region
South Estonia

Contact email

[email protected]

Project status

Completed (3)

HealthyTomorrow (completed on EST side) - ER147

Development of municipalities by way of boosting the healthy lifestyle

Project will boost cooperation between municipalities of Põlva and Strugi-Krasnye and their sport schools. Also the new sport services will be developed and the awareness about healthy lifestyle among inhabitants of border regions will be increased.

Specific objectives:

  • Improving cooperation between local and regional authorities and their sub-units
  • Improving cooperation between local and regional communities

Main activities:

  • Activity coaches will be trained in Estonia to be able to instruct the people who will take part in group trainings for maintaining their health;
  • Sport club for healthy lifestyle admirers will be created on the basis of Strugo-Krasnensky sports school in Russia. Sport club is foreseen for both – youth and the “mature” category of the population;
  • Study-visits for civil servants and sport school trainers, joint training sessions with participation in international sports events for young people and non-professional adults will be organized;
  • Rural Municipality of Põlva will buy the timing system for sport competitions and everyday trainings; establish outdoor gym into lately renovated Põlva city stadium;
  • Administration of Strugo-Krasnensky District will buy 20 ski sets, 20 roller ski sets, timing tabloo and tractor for maintain ski tracks;

Project portfolio

Press-release in Põlva Teataja newspaper in Estonian

Roller Skates tutorial in Estonian

How to use outdoor gym in Estonian

Information about project in social media account VK