Gymnastics fun on the streets of Liege

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Gymnastics fun on the streets of Liege

July 15, 2018

Preview of the 11th EUROGYM

From Sunday 15 till Thursday 19 July, 4’097 gymnasts representing 20 countries will colour the streets of the Belgian town Liege.

 

What is EUROGYM?

The 11th edition of EUROGYM, the UEG’s Gymnastics for Festival for teenage gymnasts, will be held in Liege (BEL). The event is a true celebration of gymnastics for fun, a cultural and social exchange between gymnasts aged between 12 and 18 of 20 different European countries. More than 4000 participants will show off their performance on three stages located in the center of the city, will participate in one of the many workshops and attend the opening and closing ceremonies and the UEG Gala.

 

Some useful facts:

- Portugal is sending the biggest delegation with more than 1000 gymnasts!

- 550 boys and 3900 girls will take part

- 176 groups will perform

- 45 workshops will be organised all over Liege

- 2 educational forums will be organised for coaches, assistants and heads of delegations

- The Gym Zone is the place to be for social activities

 

Schedule

Sunday 15 July

13:00 – 14:00                   Street Parade

14:00 – 15:00                   Opening Ceremony

 

Monday 16 July

09:00 – 12:00                   Workshops

14:00 – 20:30                   City performances

 

Tuesday 17 July

09:00 – 12:00                   Workshops

14:00 – 18:00                   City performances

 

Wednesday 18 July

09:00 – 12:00                   Workshops

14:00 – 18:00                   City performances

18:00 – 19:30                   Gala 1

20:30 – 22:00                   Gala 2

 

Thursday 19 July

09:00 – 12:00                   Workshops

20:00 – 22:00                   Closing Ceremony

 

How to follow?

Via the hashtag #EUROGYM2018 you can find all updates on social media. There will be a livestream on UEG’s Youtube channel for the Gala on Wednesday 18 July.

UEG will publish photos, videos and reports on its social media channels and website.