The idea of Olympism refers to a philosophy of life that glorifies and integrates into a balanced unity the development of the body, will and mind. The intertwined Olympic rings symbolize not only the combined forces of the five continents, but also peace, brotherhood and Olympic universalism. The Olympic fire is a symbol of continuity and it refers to the ancient Olympic Games.
The European Games 2023 are twelve days of sporting competition at the highest European level. Athletes will compete at facilities in Krakow, Krynica-Zdrój, Tarnów and Zakopane.