Mascots of “Baku 2019” Summer European Youth Olympic Festival presented in Baku
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 21
Official talismans of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF), which will be held July 21-27, were presented in Baku, Trend reports referring to the Azerbaijani Ministry of Youth and Sports.
The operational committee of the European Youth Olympic Festival "Baku 2019" presented Jirtdan (a well-known Azerbaijani fairy tale character) and a leopard elected as the official talismans of the sporting event.
As symbols of the cultural heritage and nature of Azerbaijan, the official talismans of the EYOF - Jirtdan and the leopard - reflect the glorious history and rich traditions of the country.