The Ajdovščina Sports Institute - Zavod za šport Ajdovščina - is a public institute founded by the Comune of Ajdovščina in order to take care of the development of sport in Ajdovščina and its surroundings, to manage the sports and youth facilities of the comune and to organize and perform activities for young people. The Institute prepares reports on the condition of sports-related facts in the Comune and gives suggestions for further improvement. It manages the maintenance of the facilities to ensure a quality use of the sports-related and other facilities in the Comune.

The Institute takes care that the sports-related services as well as the service related to youth activities of the Institute in every sense (regarding the price, the programmes and the quality), accessible to the broader public. „A healthy mind in a healthy body“ is the motto of the Institute. It is our wish to bring the values of sports and recreation close to as many users as possible, especially to the young people to ensure them the possibility for an active leisure time, as regular exercises and leisure time activities do have a beneficial impact on the physical and mental fitness – and this is definitely the primary goal of our society. The mission of the Ajdovščina Sports Institute is to ensure sports facilities and sports recreation and leisure time programmes for all generations and all kind of users.