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21 May 2017
EOC approves 2019 Minsk European Games schedule EOC approves 2019 Minsk European Games schedule
The EOC Executive Committee approved that the opening ceremony will be held at Minsk Dinamo Stadium on 20 June. The competitions will take place from 21 to 30 June 2019. The EOC Executive Committee approved that the opening ceremony will be held at Minsk Dinamo Stadium on 20 June. The competitions will take place from 21 to 30 June 2019...
12 May 2017
2019 European Games program to include weightlifting, archery 2019 European Games program to include weightlifting, archery
President of the National Olympic Committee of Croatia Zlatko Matesa praised the availability of necessary infrastructure to host large-scale sport events and a great deal of understanding from Belarus...
12 May 2017
EOC commission ready to share European Games organization practices with Belarus EOC commission ready to share European Games organization practices with Belarus
“The European Olympic Committees welcomed the news that Minsk will be hosting the Second European Games in 2019. It is a new page in the history of the Belarusian sport. You have strong traditions. It is great that government bodies, the National Olympic Committee and the President of Belarus are taking an active part in the organization of such a large-scale sport event"...
21 Apr 2017
Lukashenko: 2019 European Games will become serious test for Belarus Lukashenko: 2019 European Games will become serious test for Belarus
The head of state emphasized a high level of confidence in Belarus on the part of the international Olympic movement. “We must show the world our high sports potential, show our rich cultural traditions, hospitality, kindness, spiritual heritage and high sports achievements,” Alexander Lukashenko said...
13 Apr 2017
Belarus to extend visa-free stay for 2019 European Games guests Belarus to extend visa-free stay for 2019 European Games guests
According to the First Deputy Head of the Belarus President’s Administration, there is a clear understanding that the guests and participants of the games should make the best use of the preferential treatment while entering and leaving the country. Foreign guests will be able not only to attend sports competitions or visit the fan zone but also will feel free to see different landmarks of Belarus...
13 Apr 2017
Belarus shows high degree of preparedness for 2019 European Games Belarus shows high degree of preparedness for 2019 European Games
"Medal events will be held in fifteen sports during the Second European Games. The final program will be approved in the near future. The European Olympic Committees Coordination Commission for the second edition of the European Games is set to pay an inspection visit to Belarus in May 2017," Maksim Ryzhenkov said...
27 Jan 2017
European Games competition program to be approved in spring of 2017 European Games competition program to be approved in spring of 2017
"The readiness of sports infrastructure for Minsk 2019 and program options got positive feedback from the members of the Executive Committee. Discussion of the sports to be included in the program is currently in progress. Not all European federations have signed yet the relevant memorandums and agreements with the EOC”...
21 Jan 2017
Belarus getting ready for Second European Games Belarus getting ready for Second European Games
The Prime Minister stressed: “The head of state has given instructions to organize the European Games in the best possible manner. We have 2.5 years left till the event but the feeling that there is a lot of time left is deceiving. All the responsible parties must approach their tasks as responsibly as possible”...
8 Jan 2017
Pierce O'Callaghan: Minsk sports infrastructure is ready to host 2019 European Games Pierce O'Callaghan: Minsk sports infrastructure is ready to host 2019 European Games
“During this three-day visit we saw all sports facilities that will be used during the competitions: the rowing canal at Zaslavl, Minsk Arena, the Palace of Sports, the Timoshenko Shooting Range, Chizhovka Arena. I can say with confidence that Minsk sports facilities are 100% ready to host the Second Summer European Games,” said Pierce O'Callaghan...
3 Jan 2017
2019 European Games expected to promote culture tourism in Belarus 2019 European Games expected to promote culture tourism in Belarus
Boris Svetlov noted that all social processes are closely connected with culture that is an indicator of the level of economic, political, industrial and agricultural development. The Year of Culture was expected to suggest criteria for evaluating everything around us. Artistic values and approaches used by the workers of culture have become one of the criteria”...
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