Accessibility & Inclusion

European Championships Munich 2022 will bring people together. Munich 2022 is to be experienced by everyone and anyone. Our desire is to organise an event that is truly welcoming to everyone and considers the needs of a wide range of stakeholders.

This website will provide all relevant information in terms of accessibility and inclusion at European Championships Munich 2022.

„Leichte Sprache“

„Leichte Sprache“

We provide the most valuable information on the European Championships Munich 2022 in ‘Leichte Sprache’- easy German language. Please note that ‘Leichte Sprache’ is only available in German on the following link:

Leichte Sprache - European Championships Munich 2022.

Audio description

Audio description

We offer audio description in German language free of charge at all medal events of the nine sports at the European Championships. 

Booking: More details about the service and the booking form (in German) can be found here.

Locations: Detailed maps with information on the respective seating and device distribution points will be published soon.

Support: Our volunteers will gladly assist you in finding a seat and will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Live stream: In addition to the audio description on-site at the venues, we also offer a live stream of the audio description here on the website.

Inductive mobile hearing systems

Inductive mobile hearing systems

Booking: More details about the service and a booking form (in German) can be found here.

Locations: Detailed maps with information on the respective seating and device distribution points will be published soon.

Support: Our volunteers will gladly assist you in finding a seat and will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Sign language interpretation

Sign language interpretation

In addition to information found here on the website, we provide the most important European Championships Munich 2022 information in German sign language, which can be accessed via the following link: German sign language - European Championships Munich 2022

  • Booking: More details about the service and a booking form (in German) can be found here.
  • Locations: Detailed maps with information on the respective seating for sign language interpretation will be published in due course.
  • Support: Volunteers who can communicate in German sign language will be on hand, especially during medal events, and will be happy to help you find your seat or assist you with any other questions or requests.

Mobility service & wheelchair accessible venues

We have designated spaces for wheelchair users, and appropriate space for any accompanying person, at each of our events with optimal visibility and escape route conditions as well as sufficient space for manoeuvring. 

Booking: Further details on booking wheelchair accessible seats can be found here.

Wheelchair accesible venues: Each European Championships Munich 2022 venue is wheelchair accessible. By this we mean suitable signage, parking spaces, wheelchair accessible toilets and spectator seating. A link will be available soon with all these details.

Electric vehicles rental*: People with mobility impairments can rent electric vehicles free of charge in Olympiapark at the Olympiazentrum stop (opening hours from 09:00 to 23:30). The time per loan of an electric vehicle is limited to six hours.

Bus & train accompanying service*: In the Munich city area, there is also an accompanying service for Bus & Train (Mon.-Fri. from 08:00 to 18:00), which people with mobility impairments can use free of charge.

Further information on both services: www.muenchen.de/mobil-in-muenchen

*Under the motto "Mobility for all", these projects are available free of charge to people with limited mobility and are supported by the Munich Employment and Qualification Programme (MBQ). The Department of Labour and Economic Affairs, together with the providers Anderwerk GmbH and Katholischer Männerfürsorgeverein e.V., is implementing the two projects - electric vehicle rental and Bus & Train Accompanying Service in close coordination with the city's Advisory Council for People with Disabilities.

Inclusive participation programme

We place significant importance on making our sports supporting programme at European Championships Munich 2022 as inclusive as possible. More detailed information will follow soon.