A total of 864 incidents were registered at football matches in Belgian professional leagues during the 2014-2015 season, reveal figures from the Home Office, published in SudPresse newspapers on Friday.
Louise Carton came second in the women’s 5,000m at the European Espoirs Athletics Championships (U23) in Tallinn, Estonia on Sunday. The “21-year-old from Ostend ran the 5000 m in 15:32.75, a new record for the U23 category in Belgium. She was beaten byFrance’s Liv Westphal who came in at 15:30.61.…
The Sports Minister for the French community, René Collin, laid it on thick when talking about the National Stadium project recently.

Two new sports channels in Belgium

Wednesday, 01 July 2015 15:32
The “Eleven Sports network” will launch two new sports channels in Belgium.
Up to 800 policemen will be on duty each day of the third and fourth stages of the Tour de France, announced Marc Struman, federal police coordinator for Belgium, on Tuesday morning.
The Euro 2016 qualifying game between Belgium and Wales on Friday was watched live by 958,249 people on the La Une channel, 55.5% of viewers according to RTBF (French-speaking Belgian radio and television broadcasting organisation) on Monday.
The Belgium team heading for Montpellier (south of France) for the European artistic gymnastics individual championships (April 15th-19th) is made up of 6 gymnasts.
In Flanders, 76% of people aged 18 or over cycle from time to time. That’s twice as many as in Brussels and Wallonia (39%), according to a study by the automobile club VAB.

15 slopes open in Eastern municipalities

Saturday, 31 January 2015 02:14
The Eastern Tourist Agency has reported that the heavy snowfall from the night between Thursday and Friday has made it possible to open virtually all of the ski resorts located in the Eastern municipalities.
The fifth edition of FFG’s GymGala (FFG - French Gymnastics Federation) on Saturday at Forest National will welcome several world-class gymnasts, such as Germany’s Fabian Hambuchen and Britain’s Rebecca Downie.