Baku, Azerbaijan, May 29
Baku-2015 first European Games Operational Committee announces "I love Azerbaijan!" photo contest on the occasion of May 28 - Republic Day, the committee said May 28.
Everyone who wants to get two tickets to the closing ceremony of the first European Games and one mobile phone Samsung Galaxy Camera can participate in the competition.
It is necessary to be photographed in a pleasing place with the "# baku2015" inscription.
It is necessary to share this photo on your own Twitter and Instagram pages, by using the hashtags # baku2015, #iloveazerbaijan and #biginbaku to participate in the competition.
The first round of the competition started on May 28 and will continue until June 18. Baku 2015 ambassadors will choose the best photos on June 18-20. The chosen photos will be placed for voting at the Baku 2015 Facebook page on June 20-26.
The Operation Committee invites Facebook users to take part in voting. It is necessary to "like" the most interesting photo. The photo with most of "likes" will win. The winner will be announced on June 26.
Baku 2015 is the first-ever European Games, an exciting and innovative multi-sport event for the continent that will take place on June 12-28, 2015.
There will be a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports. More than 6,000 athletes from across Europe will be representing their nations over 17 days of competition.
Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.