Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 22
By Elmira Tariverdiyeva - Trend:
The logo of the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship that will be held on June 13-15, 2014 in Baku, was presented at the last meeting of the event's organizing committee, Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation said on Jan.22.
The official logo of "BAKU 2014" championship is a brand that promotes not only the event itself, but also the capital of Azerbaijan at the international level, the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation said. A girl with a hoop depicted on the logo reflects the essence of the championship and reinforces the status of Baku as the capital of the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in 2014, the federation said. The Color of the sea was chosen as the color of the brand based on the geographical location of Baku on the Caspian Sea coast, according to the federation.
The European Championships will be held at the National Gymnastics Arena, where construction work is in the final stage.
Over 30 delegations from participating countries are expected. They will be accommodated in the Olympic Village, built for the first European games of 2015, opposite the competition venue.
In total, gymnasts will compete for 9 sets of medals in Baku.
Translated by L.Z.
Edited by C.N.