Frankfurt am Main is a city of sports – in more ways than one! Recreational sports activities in the main metropolis are as plentiful as the offers of professional sport. Frankfurt is also home to some of Germany’s premier sports organisations, including the German Olympic Sports Confederation and the German Football Association.
Thanks to Eintracht Frankfurt, FSV and 1st FFC, Frankfurt's soccer teams, the Skyliners, Frankfurt’s professional basketball team, or the Lions, our redisent ice-hockey cracks, professional sport in Frankfurt am Main is as popular as ever. With the BMW Frankfurt Marathon and the Ironman European Championship, Frankfurt is able to offer the sports world an excellent selections of international sporting events. Frankfurt also plays host to the annual JP Morgan Corporate Challenge, during which more than 65,000 runners representing over 2,500 companies take to the city streets.