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The countdown ended to-day and the final decision was announced by ACES Europe European Capitals and Cities of Sport Federation to be
BUDAPEST – CAPITAL of SPORT – 2019.
The City of Budapest – Capital of Hungary became the European Capital of Sport for 2019 after winning in the selection process against Malaga (Spain), Yerevan (Armenia) and Valletta (Malta). The Hungarian capital was imposed in the final to Malaga which got within five points of difference and following the rules of ACES Europe (Article 23.2) has been designated European Capital of Sport 2020.
„They’ve been two very strong candidates and have put the decision to the jury very difficult since both cities showed enough potential to be European Capital of Sport” said the president and founder of ACES Europe – Gian F. Lupattelli .
To be the candidate for the European Capital of Sport – 2020., will begin the nominations period from November, 19. 2015., for the Year 2021. The nominations will be opened until March, 30. 2017., with several cities interested in presenting candidature for this prestigious award.
In the meantime … keep in mind …
BUDAPEST LOVES SPORT AND SPORT LOVES BUDAPEST!
Update Aggie Reiter