Marcin Nowak, Piotr Ryba and Maciej Kurp sign the contract
Krynica joins the organizing cities of the 3rd European Games
An agreement has been signed in Krynica, under which the city officially joins the organizers of the 3rd European Games Krakow - Malopolska. Four disciplines will be held there, including three as Olympic qualifiers, and additionally two in the rank of European championships.
The 3rd European Games Krakow - Malopolska is the largest multidisciplinary sports event of 2023. Not only in Poland, but also on the Old Continent. More than seven thousand athletes across Europe will fight not only for medals of the Games themselves or the European Championships, because every third discipline will have such a rank, but also for tickets to Paris, of which "to give away" there are as many as 102.
The competition will take place in eleven cities. The largest number of disciplines will be hosted by Cracow, where the opening and closing ceremonies of the entire event will be held at the Henryk Reyman Municipal Stadium. Athletes will also compete at venues in Chorzow, Krynica-Zdroj, Zakopane, Nowy Targ, Tarnow, Wroclaw, Rzeszow, Oswiecim, Nowy Sacz and Krzeszowice.
It was in Krynica that an agreement was signed on October 20, under which the city officially joined the ranks of organizers of the Third European Games. In addition, Piotr Ryba, mayor of Krynica, Marcin Nowak, president of the European Games Organizing Committee, and Maciej Kurp, vice president of the Committee, signed an agreement to lease the Krynica-Zdrój Arena, as well as the facilities located on Parkowa Mountain.
In Krynica we will see competition in four disciplines, as many as three of which will be simultaneous qualifiers for the Olympic Games in Paris, while two will be played simultaneously in the rank of European Championships.
Leading mountain runners from all over Europe, as well as mountain biking specialists, will present themselves on Parkowa Mountain. And it is in MTB that we will witness the fight for European championship medals, as well as for Olympic qualification.
The same is true of judo, held at the Krynica-Zdrój Arena, which, in addition to Olympic qualification, will be a battle for the European team championship. The second of the disciplines taking place in the Krynica arena will be taekwondo. Here, too, the stakes, in addition to the medals of the Games themselves, will be tickets to Paris.
The 3rd European Games Krakow - Malopolska will begin on June 21, 2023 at the Municipal Stadium in Krakow. For twelve days, the best athletes from across the continent will compete for medals and Olympic qualification. It promises to be a great celebration of sports and one of the biggest events in the history of our country.
Marcin Nowak, Piotr Ryba and Maciej Kurp with signed contracts
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