About volunteering

  • Volunteering is generally considered an altruistic activity where an individual or a group provides services for no financial gain.
  • The goal of the volunteer program is to provide professional background services for the EYOF 2019 in Sarajevo and East Sarajevo
  • Volunteers define the image of the event. They are the face of the festival!

3 basic rules of sport volunteering:

  1. „Can I help you?" – as the most important question,
  2. there is a solution for everything,
  3. „SMILE!" To create a happy event together!

Why become a volunteer at EYOF 2019?


  • get to know new people (more than 1200 volunteers and 1500 athletes),
  • participate in one of the biggest multisport events of Europe,
  • practice and improve your language skills,
  • be a member of an exciting volunteer community,
  • achieve a unique Olympic experience and make unforgettable memories.
  • Gain experience in preferred field of study
  • Certificate of volunteering on Olympic project

Each volunteer will receive:

  • a special EYOF 2019 winter suit (recognizable brand in winter clothing),
  • EYOF 2019 Hat and gloves
  • warm meals during your shifts,
  • free use of local transportation,
  • a valuable training program related to your role.

We are looking for those who:

  • pursue to follow the Olympic Values:
    • Excellence
    • Friendship
    • Respect
  • are committed to the city of Sarajevo and city of East Sarajevo and their cooperation, , the Olympic Movement and the EYOF,
  • are available for the whole period of the event (7-17 February 2019),
  • willing to contribute to the successful delivery of the festival!