Olympact is a foundation dedicated to the preservation of the Olympic Games.
We started the foundation on the belief that the principles of the Circular Economy must be given an inspiring and global stage, and the Olympic Games are ideally suited. At the same time, the Olympic Games also require renewed social legitimacy: cities are increasingly withdrawing from bids due to public and political pressure, and large sports organizations and federations are under enormous pressure due to bribery and doping scandals. Connecting the principles of the Circular Economy to the Olympic Games creates a potentially powerful reciprocal relationship.
Within the foundation we mainly focus on stadiums, simply because they are the most visible legacy of the Olympics. We undertake three distinct types of activity:
Within the foundation, efforts are being made with limited resources to create the greatest possible impact. A number of visible activities have already been carried out, including:
For more information, check the website of Olympact.