Tuesday 08 August 2017

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Stefan Kürten: EBU Focused on ensuring widest possible audience for 2018 European Championships

In our latest editorial from the key stakeholders of the first multisport European Championships in 2018, Director of EBU Sport Stefan Kürten explains how as Broadcast Partner the European Broadcasting Union is focused on delivering the widest possible TV and digital audience for Berlin-Glasgow 2018. [...]

Meet the Glasgow 2018 Mascot: Bonnie. One Year To Go until inaugural European ChampionshipsBonnie Mascot

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Bonnie the seal was unveiled as the new face of the Glasgow 2018 European Championships exactly one year to go until the new must-attend, must-watch event which will see more than 3,000 of the best athletes on the continent compete in a range of venues in Scotland.

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One Year To Go till Berlin 2018Berlin 2018 Crowd

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The gun will go on the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships in exactly one year’s time, with the German capital staging what will be the sport’s most important competition on the continent next year between 7-12 August as part of the multisport European Championships. [...]

British Gymnastics golden boy Max Whitlock unveiled as Glasgow 2018 European Championships Official AmbassadorMax Whitlock & Bonnie

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Olympic, World, Commonwealth and European champion gymnast Max Whitlock MBE has been named as an official ambassador for the Glasgow 2018 European Championships as part of the one-year-to-go celebrations on 2nd August. Click here for more.


London 2017 Ticket & Hotel Special – Next Stop Berlin 2018

The World Championships in Athletics are currently taking place in London. To celebrate this, take advantage of an unbelievable gold, silver and bronze ticket and hotel package for the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships that is open now.

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Fans wanting to purchase tickets for the 2-12 August Glasgow 2018 European Championships can do so here.


Glasgow 2018 announces £750,000 investment in Scotland’s artists & organisations

A fund of up to £750,000 has opened today to artists, arts organisations and groups who want to apply to be part of the Glasgow 2018 European Championships’ cultural festival. Festival 2018 is part of the biggest sporting event hosted in Scotland since the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. [...]

Major improvements carried out at Strathclyde Park ahead of Glasgow 2018Scp New

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One of the key competition venues at the heart of the Glasgow 2018 European Championships – Strathclyde Park – has received £680,000 worth of improvements to ensure continues to host world-class rowing events for years ahead.

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Berlin 2018 supports Berlin 2017 Christopher Sreet Day

It was colourful, cheerful and diverse at this year’s 39th Christopher Street Day (CSD) in Berlin: a perfect opportunity for next year’s biggest sporting event in Germany to celebrate its own diversity of 47 disciplines and more than 1,600 athletes competing. Read more here.



The 2017 European Athletics Cross Country Championships will take place in Šamorin, Slovakia, on 10 December. Find out more here. Fans will be able to watch both events live with English-language commentary on the European Athletics website.


New Glasgow BMX Track can inspire next generation of British stars says Kyle Evans

BMX star Kyle Evans says that the brand-new Olympic standard BMX track being built in Scotland – constructed ahead of the Glasgow 2018 European Championships – will inspire an exciting new generation of talented young British BMX riders for many years to come. Click here for more.



The Track Cycling European Championships will be held in Berlin, Germany this year. It takes place 18-22 October at the Berlin Velodrome. We look forward to another event linking our two 2018 host cities. Find out more information on the event here.



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Glasgow/Berlin 2018

In the summer of 2018 Europe’s top athletes will compete in the inaugural European Championships – an exciting new multi-sport event bringing together some of the continent’s leading sports.

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Tickets for both the Glasgow 2018 European Championships and Berlin 2018 European Championships are on sale.

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