Opening Ceremony will be arranged at Metro Arena, Urheilupuistontie 3, Espoo in Tapiola Sports Park (Metro Station: Urheilupuisto) on Sat Jul 27th, 2019 at 19:00.
There will be a Team Parade (500 m walk) to the Metro Arena before the Opening Ceremony starting at 18:30 at the gathering place next to Metro Station at Esport Arena Parking Lot. Gathering time fot the teams is 18:00-18:30.
The Team Managers / Delegates will be given further information on the arrangements and the program of the Opening Ceremony at the TEchnical Meeting on Fri Jul 26th, 2019.
There will be a separate notice given on this Web Site on the possibility of the Spectators to attend the Opening Ceremony.
Agenda of the Opening Parade & Ceremony
Parade gathering close to Urheilupuisto Metro Station 18:00-18:30
(Metros (20 min) from City Center of Helsinki (17:26 – every 7 minutes)
Parade starts 18:30
- Parade arrives to Metro Arena 18:40-19:10
Opening Ceremony 19:15
- Welcome by President of Organizing Committee – Mika Numminen
- Welcome by FIMBA President – Ruben Rodriquez Lamas
- Celebrations of Eldest participants of the Championships
- Celebrations of Teams of the Championships
- Opening of the Championships – Martti Merra, Sports Director of Espoo
- Performance by Group Gymnastics – Olarin Voimistelijat
- End of the Opening Ceremony and exit to Welcome Party Area
- Welcome Party starts 20:00
- Welcome Party ends 23:00
latest Metros (22:09 – every 10 mintues until 23:19)