Decisions of the Executive Committee

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Decisions of the Executive Committee

October 8, 2018

Of European Gymnastics

On 5 and 6 October, the Executive Committee of the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) met in Skopje (MKD) for its third and last meeting of 2018. Led by President Farid Gayibov (AZE), the debates have resulted in the following official decisions and information:

  • The budget for 2019 and the financial rules have been approved.  
  • The allocation of the development programme funds for 2018 and 2019 has been approved. The National Federations will be notified.  The EC thanks the apparatus suppliers Gymnova, Janssen Fritsen, Eurotramp and Spieth Gymnastics and global partner SmartScoring for their valuable contributions to this programme from which 18 UEG national federations will profit.
  • The EC has approved a test event for Trampoline Age Group competitions, to be held in November 2020.
  • Due to a conflict with the Europa Cup final in Baku, the dates of the 2019 European Championships in Rhythmic Gymnastics have been changed to Thursday 16 – Sunday 19 May 2019. A day was added to the schedule to shorten the competition days. The dates of the 2019 European Championships in Aerobic Gymnastics have been fixed as Friday 24 to Sunday 26 May 2019.
  • The 2020 TeamGym European Championships will be open to participants from countries outside of Europe.
  • Several financial decisions related to future UEG events were taken.
  • UEG will have a live mascot for all 2019 European Championships.
  • The EC decided to keep the age of the junior Trampoline gymnasts.
  • The accreditation rules have been updated.
  • From now on, UEG will use the FIG Advertising rules.
  • The dates for the Presidential Board and Executive Committee meetings in 2019 have been decided. The meeting from 29 to 31 August is planned to be held in the country of a UEG member federation. Bidding documents to host this meeting will be sent to the national federations soon.
  • A call for hosts is open for the following UEG events: the 2021 European Championships in Rhythmic Gymnastics, Acrobatic Gymnastics and Aerobics and the 2021 Congress.  

The next President’s Board will be held after the FIG congress in Baku (AZE) on 4 December and the next Executive Committee meeting will be held in Lausanne (SUI) on 25 and 26 January 2019.