The lot casting for the World Calisthenics Championship, to be held in Baku from 3 to 9 October will be organized in Duisburg, Germany, next week, the Azerbaijani Gymnastics Federation told Trend.
The lot casting will be carried out by the Technical Calisthenics Committee of the International Gym
Organization among sportsmen from 48 countries, who appealed for the participation in the 27th World Championship. The schedule of games will be first determined for the sportsmen to rival individually and then for teams.
An 8-member working group entering the Chinese delegation will arrive in Baku to get familiar with the Azerbaijani experience as organizer, the Organization Committee said.
Besides, Paskal Rossie, a representative of the Swiss Timing/Longines company, will visit Baku from 12 to 15 July to stage a working meeting and get familiar with the preparations for the World Championship.
This company will render technical assistance to the Heydar Aliyev Sports and Concert Complex, which will host the tournament.