Today, June 14, ‘Baku 2019’ Summer European Youth Olympic Festival’s official mascots Cirtdan and Babir together with volunteers visited the city centre and congratulated school graduates and kisd. During the event they presented branded balloons, as well as “Ready to Shine” stickers to the graduates, wishing them to conquer new heights in their lives.
The EYOF will feature seven days of competition in 10 sports such as wrestling, tennis, basketball, handball, swimming, volleyball, cycling, athletics, artistic gymnastics, judo at 12 competition venues, all of which are already existing, making this edition of the EYOF also one of the most sustainable. Wrestling will join the EYOF programme for the first time this year.
Some 3,600 athletes and team officials are expected to take part in Baku 2019, assisted by 2,500 volunteers.
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