June 27, 2019, ‘Baku 2019’ Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) Operations Committee signed partnership agreement with ‘AZERCAY’.
‘AZERCAY’ is a trademark of ‘Azersun Holding’ – food manufacturer in Azerbaijan and the leading producer of local tea.
Under the contract, ‘AZERCAY’ receives the official supporter status and will provide guests, athletes, technical crew, as well as local workforce with tea. In addition, ‘AZERCAY’ will set up promotional stands in competition venues, as well as in the Athletes Village, to introduce athletes with the tea traditions of Azerbaijan.
“We are delighted to announce that we have successfully signed a partnership agreement with ‘AZERCAY’. We have already had experience collaborating with this brand in international sporting events hosted in Baku. We are glad to get an opportunity to once again promote the local brand on the global arena,” said the Minister of Youth and Sports of Republic of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimov.
“Azerbaijan is known worldwide for its tea traditions. We will do our best to ensure that all the guests visiting our country – athletes, official representatives and fans experience the warmth of hospitality of Azerbaijan,” said director of ‘Azersun Holding’ Savash Uzan.
EYOF ‘Baku 2019’ will feature seven days of competition in 10 sports such as athletics, basketball, cycling, gymnastics artistic, handball, judo, swimming, tennis, volleyball and wrestling at 12 competition venues, all of which are already existing, making this edition of EYOF also one of the most sustainable. Wrestling will join the sport programme for the first time in the EYOF history.
More than 3,600 athletes and team officials are expected to take part in EYOF ‘Baku 2019’, assisted by 2,500 volunteers.
Information support by AZERTAG.