Covid 19 info

European Massage Championship 2022
Covid 19 info

The European Massage Championship is scheduled and will take place 27-28-29 May 2022

We will post here if and when the regulations change.

 February 4, 2022 update

Check this very convenient site for latest regulations:

9 November 2021 Update

As per local French regulations, participants, observers, judges, staff and any other person present during the European Massage Championship must

  • be vaccinated


  • present a negative PCR test valid 48h before the beginning of the Championship. 

11 March 2020 Update

NEW DATE for The European Massage Championship: Sept 25-26-27

6 March 2020 Update

The European Massage Championship is maintained.
We are staying vigilant and are not above the attendance limit announced by the French sanitary authorities.
The security and health of our massage community is our primary concern.
We are following the situation closely and will continue to update this page as the situation evolves.

1 March 2020

The European Massage Championship is maintained. 

No change at this point. Refer to February 29 information. 

29 February 2020

The European Massage Championship is maintained. 

As of today, February 29 2020, there is no change, the event will happen.

We are however following the situation very closely and will keep everyone informed on this page as well as on our Facebook page:

Our sources of information

The French Ministry of Health

The World Health Organization

A few preventive tips from the World Health Organization

– Keep your hands clean at all time
– Cough or sneeze in your elbow
– Stay hydrated by drinking water
– Avoid contact with animals (pets such as dogs and cats cannot transmit the virus)
– Make sure to thoroughly cook meat and eggs

More complete information

See this World Health Organization video

Visit our page for updated information.

European Massage Championship 2020 | Categories

All categories can have chair

The INTERNATIONAL CATEGORY is obligatory for participants who:
Do not live in Europe and are not European
All others choose among the other categories

 - When you register you will choose 2 categories. They can be the same or different.
- All massages can be on table, futon or chair

Facial Massage (NEW)

All facial treatments

Asian Inspired

  • Ayurveda
  • MTC
  • Thai
  • Shiatsu
  • Tui-na
  • Anma
  • Chinese
  • Yumeiho
  • Cupping with or without tools
  • Asian Freestyle (Asian technique as main influence mixed with other categories)

Western Inspired

  • Californian
  • Lomi Lomi
  • Swedish
  • Connective Tissue
  • Aromatherapy
  • Cupping
  • Bodywork and Freestyle
  • Myofascial
  • Deep Tissue
  • Neuromuscular
  • Western freestyle (Western technique as main influence mixed with other categories)


  • Spa Treatments
  • Facial Treatments
  • Kobido
  • Hot-stone
  • Aesthetic
  • Lymphatic Draining
  • Wellness freestyle (Wellness technique as main influence mixed with other categories)


  • Athlete/bodybuilder/marathon runner etc. 
  • Pre-post training therapies

International Participants

🌍 There is no more separate International Category
International participants will be in the same categories with all other participants.
For the medals: the top 3 international participants – from all categories – will get 1 trophy and 3 medals.
For the final: the gold will participate for demonstration purposes, but cannot win the title of “Best European Massage”

Who is international participant? 

If you are from outside of Europe, and you do not work in Europe

European massage Championship Tshirt
European Massage Championship 2022

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