Presentation of First European Games to be held in London
Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr.27
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
The First European Games will be presented during a gala evening in The Dorchester Hotel in London, Azerbaijani Ministry of Youth and Sports told Trend Apr.27.
Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov embarked on an official visit to London Apr.27 to take part in this event, said the ministry.
Rahimov, President of the European Olympic Committees Patrick Hickey and the head of the British Olympic Association Lord Sebastian Coe are expected to deliver speeches during the presentation.
During the presentation, the guests will have an opportunity to watch the video footage about the Baku 2015 First European Games.
Moreover, the guests will enjoy a concert program and a photo exhibition reflecting Azerbaijan's history and culture.
Baku 2015 is the first ever European Games, an exciting and innovative multi-sport event for the continent which will take place on June 12-28, 2015.
Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.
Edited by SI