Green Sports Day

Green Sports Day's influential reach has the power to drive significant environmental change.

A worldwide celebration of the positive impact sports can have for people and the planet.


President Barack Obama declared the inaugural GreenSports Day to celebrate GreenSports Alliances’ efforts and recommit to building a cleaner, safer, and healthier planet for all.


Global green sports community unites around leading the way towards a more sustainable, just, and resilient future for the sports industry. #GreenSportsDay stories come to life on social media.


116 sports teams, venues, organizations, and companies light green to celebrate and share#GreenSportsDay on social media. 25 athletes empowered to use their voice for climate action.


168 official participants activated across 3 areas: digital media campaign, community events, and making a commitment to climate action. Green Sports Day was activated in 14 countries.

A map of GSA members


Ready to be a part of the celebration?

#GreenSportsDay social media campaign

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Make a commitment to climate action

Share you action with Green Sports Alliance team

Activate your community to celebrate

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Impact Reports

Green Sports Day Impact Reports

How Green Sports Day has made a positive impact each year.

Oct 6, 2023

168 official participants

22M digital reach

14 countries represeneted

11 events on the ground