Federation Friday: Germany

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Federation Friday: Germany

July 1, 2016

This week the Deutscher Turner-bund, the German Gymnastics Federation invites you all to participate in a true celebration of gymnastics, the International German Gymnastics Festival!

Dear friends of the International German Gymnastics Festival!


We would like to invite you all to visit and to join the sport event with 70,000 participants, 20,000 visitors a day and 10,000 volunteers.

The International German Gymnastics Festival 2017 takes place in Germany's spectacular capital Berlin from 3 to 10 June 2017. Berlin, as a center of creativity, culture and shows, is open for everything. The capital is the most diverse and colourful city in Germany - the perfect combination for the International German Gymnastics Festival!

Enjoy this trailer: 



You can join the festival as a spectator only or be part of the festival itself by entering:

  • competitions

  • group performances

  • Gymnastics Festival Academy and Gymnastics Festival Fair

  • wide variety of shows

  • children and youth programme

  • or experience the German gymnastics world as a volunteer

Besides competitions participants are invited to take part in a great number of festival activities. Furthermore Berlin motivates to be active and explore the city.

We are offering a wide range of accommodation. You can choose between staying in mixed class rooms (traditionally chosen by participants) or in a hotel.


If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate and contact us here. Fill in the contact form by stating your contact details and your specific interests & questions regarding our festival. We will get back to you with all necessary information subsequently.

SAVE THE DATE: Registration opens 01. October 2016.


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Text : DTB – German Gymnastics Federation

Photos : Volker Minkus