The fundamentals manual
This is the official core resource for the programme and the primary knowledge base within the framework for the delivery of the OVEP. It consists of four sections:
An introduction to Olympic Values Education explores the principles of Olympism and the Olympic educational themes.
Celebrating Olympism through symbols, ceremony and art. It connects the core elements of the Olympic Games to values based educational opportunities.
Delivering Olympism through sport and the Olympic Games discusses how the Olympic Movement has adapted to opportunities and challenges facing the world through initiatives such as the Youth Olympic Games (YOG), providing opportunities for women, and recognising the importance of sustainability when hosting games.
Teaching the educational themes of Olympism explores the importance of the Olympic educational themes and addresses contemporary issues that challenge the world’s youth.