Presentation for Baku 2015 European Games to be held in Moscow
Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr.10
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
A presentation ceremony for the First European Games will be held in Moscow, Russia on Apr.10, Azerbaijani Ministry of Youth and Sports said.
Azad Rahimov, Azerbaijan's youth and sports minister is on an official visit to Russia to attend the presentation.
Over 450 guests are expected to take part in the presentation to be held in the Congress Park at the Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow.
During the presentation of the First European Games, the guests will also have an opportunity to become familiar with the exhibition reflecting Azerbaijan's culture, history and traditions.
Following the event, the guests will be able to enjoy a concert program.
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.
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.
Edited by SI