13

August

featured image

European Championships hailed an outstanding success

Eleven days of sensational sporting action drew to a close today (Sunday, 12 August) at the inaugural multi-sport 2018 European Championships in Scotland and Germany, with Russia topping the overall medal table, closely followed by joint hosts Great Britain and Italy in third.

The trophy was presented to Russian team members by Rocco Cattaneo, President of the Union of European Cyclists, at the closing celebrations in George Square, Glasgow on Sunday evening (12 August).

Glasgow and Berlin hosted the first-ever European Championships with the Aquatics, Cycling, Golf, Gymnastics, Rowing and Triathlon taking place across Scotland and the Athletics in Berlin, Germany.

The inaugural multi-sport 2018 European Championships saw 4,500 athletes from 52 nations compete, with new European Champions crowned in a total of 187 medal events representing 33 countries.

The event was broadcast across Europe with more than 3,500hours of free-to-air programming across 43 territories in Europe, estimated to reach an audience of approximately 1.03 billion viewers.

Continue reading the full story from European Championships Glasgow 2018


Fill out the form below and one of our experts will contact you. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 17:00.







Briefly describe how we can help. Please be as specific as you can with your enquiry so that we can efficiently deal with your query.


captcha


Latest News

COVID-19 support for your business

While the Coronavirus Business Grants administered by Glasgow City Council are now closed for applications, there are still a...Read More

Funding approved for refurbishment of High Street Station

City Deal Backed Transformation of High Street Station Remains on Track Councillors have today (6 August 2020) approved an...Read More

New public realm at Cadogan Street

£1.268 million in developers’ contribution funding to deliver new public realm at Cadogan Street. Glasgow City Council today (6...Read More

News by Sector

News Archive

Email Alerts

Sign-up to our email updates for the latest investment opportunities and information in Glasgow. Fill out the form below with your email.