Germany's cooperation with Kenyan Sports Federations already started when diplomatic ties with the Republic of Kenya and the Federal Republic of Germany were established in 1963. The same applies for the Republic of Seychelles. 

Here you find information of a selection of different sport fields, as well as information regarding training courses as well as actual sport events in Germany or related to Germany.

In der Disziplin Laufen gibt es die Strecken 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500, 5000 und 10 000m

Training for athletes and trainers

Several German Institutions offer training courses for athletes and trainers in different fields of sports. Here you can find a selection of the most common institutions, as e.g. the German Soccer Fed...

East Africa Peace Festival in Kilifi, 30 November - 5 December 2015

"More Space for Sport" - with support from Germany

Germany has included Kenya in its African-wide program “More Space for Sport – 1,000 Chances for Africa”. The program was initiated by the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development and i...

Sportförderung Auswärtiges Amt


Sport means more than competition – it also stands for fairness, respect and human encounters. Sport can be a great force for integration, bringing people together across national frontiers.


Germany and Kenya have a long-standing relationship in the field of Athletics.  Many of German athletes, especially runners, use the highlands of Kenya for training purposes. While many Kenyan athlet...



The Kenyan Handball Federation and the German Embassy enjoy a long-lasting relationship. It began in 1985 when the former Economic Attaché of the German Embassy started out of his personal passion fo...


Until 2002 Germany promoted Kenyan soccer by supporting the National Team with the help of a soccer coach: the reknown Reinhard Fabisch. He successfully trained the "Harambee Stars" in 1987, 1997 and ...


Olympiastadion Berlin

Germany – Land of Sport: Facts and Figures


What's interesting about Sports in Germany? Find out!

The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB)

The German Olympic Sports Confederation (Deutscher Olympischer Sportbund, DOSB) is the non-governmental umbrella organization of German sport. It was founded on May 20, 2006, resulting from the merger of the German Sports Confederation (DSB) and the National Olympic Committee for Germany. The DOSB stands for performance, health, joy of living and the conveyance of values.

German-English Football Dictionary

EM 2008 - Tor für Deutschland

What is pitch, dribble and draw in German.