Baku 2015 European Games: constructions, athletes and celebrations
Azerbaijan made history in June 2015, by hosting the inaugural European Games. The country hosted the games from June 12 to June 28. In total 20 sports were presented at the competitions, with more than 6,000 athletes participating.
Azerbaijan managed to prepare for the games in a very short period of time, in less than three years, building arenas for the upcoming competitions:
Once everything was set and ready, Azerbaijan welcomed over thousands of athletes coming to participate in the inaugural games from all over Europe:
And the opening and closing ceremonies of the games were so vivid and well-made, they set the standards for all the forthcoming European Games:
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