To mark the 50th anniversary of internet hosting the Summer Olympics, the Olympic Park Munich shall be placing on an enormous sporting celebration from 11 to 21 August 2022 because it welcomes the European Championships – the biggest occasion to happen on the Olympic Park because the 1972 Summer Olympics. Over the years the Olympic Park has witnessed quite a few sporting highlights, together with the 1974 FIFA Football World Cup, the 1988 UEFA Football European Championships and the 2002 European Athletics World Championships in addition to 30 extra world championships, a dozen European championships and the 2013 X Games. The Olympic Park Munich has additionally performed host to live shows by a number of the most legendary names in music, from the Rolling Stones and AC/DC to Pink, Coldplay, Ed Sheeran and Rihanna.
All in all greater than 14,000 occasions have been held on the Olympic Park Munich because it opened in 1972, however none have been as large because the European Championships. “We are delighted to have been chosen to host this multi-sport event bringing together athletes from across Europe. Our team has worked very hard to achieve this, from the bidding process to the negotiations and the financing. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the German national government, the regional government of Bavaria and Munich city council. We are looking forward to a fantastic anniversary year,” feedback Marion Schöne, CEO of the Olympic Park Munich.
The architects of Munich Olympic Park have been visionaries – designing a multi-functional park within the coronary heart of Munich that has hosted greater than 14,000 occasions. However, because the summer time of 1972, none of these occasions will examine to August 2022, when greater than 4,000 athletes from throughout Europe will descend on the Bavarian capital to compete for greater than 150 medals in 10 disciplines. So far six sports activities have been confirmed: ATHLETICS, CYCLING, GOLF, GYMNASTICS, ROWING and TRIATHLON.
The sustainability of the European Championships 2022 can also be assured. Using pre-existing infrastructure, the affect of the Championships on the environment shall be minimalised. This inexperienced ethos is additional enhanced because of the shut proximity of the venues and glorious public transport hyperlinks between the Munich Olympic Park and downtown Munich.
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