Every year, site-works organises the biggest event for people with Down syndrome: the German Down Sports Festival. Over 700 participants, mostly children and teenagers, 4,000 spectators and over 400 helpers make this day an absolute highlight in the families’ lives. On 27 April 2019, the festival will take place for the 17th time in Frankfurt. It is accompanied by live broadcasts on the Internet and shared by numerous international Down syndrome associations. In 2018, 221 different media reported on the event.