Azerbaijan’s Greco-Roman wrestler takes bronze at EYOF

21.07.2019 [16:46]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Nihad Mammadli (55kg) has won a bronze medal at the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival. He secured the bronze medal thanks to a victory over the representative ...

Azerbaijani wrestler claims first gold of EYOF

21.07.2019 [16:10]
Azerbaijan’s Greco-Roman wrestler Farid Sadigli (45kg) has bagged the first gold medal of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival which is held at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace. Sadigli secured the gold medal thanks to a victory over the ...

Three Azerbaijani wrestlers into final of EYOF 

21.07.2019 [13:09]
Three Azerbaijani wrestlers have progressed to the final of the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival as wrestling competitions continue at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace. Freestyle wrestler Murad Haqverdiyev’s (45 kg) success was followed by Abulfaz Nasirov (55 kg) who defeated Harvey Ridings ...

EYOF Operations committee holds press conference

21.07.2019 [11:50]
Ahead of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival, the Operations Committee has held a press conference on final preparations. The event brought together Minister of Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimov, vice president of the National Olympic ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers start Summer European Youth Olympic Festival with victory

21.07.2019 [10:50]
Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Murad Hagverdiyev (45 kg) in Group A defeated Russian rival Eldar Asakaev at the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival. The wrestling competitions are held at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace ...

EYOF Baku 2019: Wrestling competitions kick off

21.07.2019 [10:30]
The wrestling competitions of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival - "EYOF Baku 2019" have got underway at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace. On the first day of the competitions Azerbaijani freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers will contest medals in the 45kg and ...

EYOF Baku 2019: Tennis competitions begin in Baku

21.07.2019 [09:00]
The tennis competitions of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival - "EYOF Baku 2019", featuring men’s and women’s singles and doubles categories, have kicked off at Baku Tennis Academy. Azerbaijan’s hopes are pinned on Kanan Gasimov, Tamerlan Azizov, Alina Huseynova ...

Nearly 345 media representatives to cover 15th European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku

20.07.2019 [22:33]
Nearly 345 media representatives will cover the 15th European Youth Olympic Festival to be held in Baku on July 21-27. About 3,900 athletes from 48 countries will contest 135 sets of medals ...

EOC President: Baku is completely ready to host 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival

20.07.2019 [20:36]
Baku is completely ready to host 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival and I am very glad that we are in Baku again for this event, said President of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) Janez Kocijančič. Janez Kocijančič mentioned that the city does not only have the necessary infrastructure for hosting ...

Judoka Talibov named Team Azerbaijan`s flagbearer at Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival

20.07.2019 [09:14]
The Executive Board of Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival has named Vugar Talibov, 15, as the flagbearer of the Azerbaijani national team. Judoka Talibov will wave Azerbaijani flag at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Festival in Baku Crystal Hall ...

Azerbaijan to pin hopes on 122 athletes at European Youth Olympics Festival

16.07.2019 [18:12]
A total of 122 Azerbaijani athletes will vie for medals at the European Youth Olympics Festival to be held in Baku from July 21-27, director of Sports department of Azerbaijan`s National Olympic Committee ...

Azerbaijani table tennis players to compete at European Youth Championship

03.07.2019 [19:44]
Azerbaijani table tennis players will contest medals at the 2019 European Youth Championship that starts in Ostrava, the Czech Republic, on July 7. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on five players ...

AZAL, Baku 2019 Summer EYOF Operations Committee sign partnership agreement

24.06.2019 [12:24]
Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL) and Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) Operations Committee have signed a partnership agreement. Under the contract, Azerbaijan Airlines have become the official air carrier of EYOF Baku 2019 ...

Baku 2019 holds diplomatic briefing ahead of 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival

19.06.2019 [19:24]
Heads of European diplomatic missions accredited in Azerbaijan have attended a diplomatic briefing hosted by the ‘Baku 2019’ European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) Operations Committee. Held in partnership with Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

AZERTAC becomes official media partner of Summer European Youth Olympic Festival

25.04.2019 [12:39]
Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) and the Organizing Committee of the Summer European Olympic Youth Festival (EYOF) have signed an agreement under which the agency becomes an official media partner of the Festival ...

Shine ceremony marks 100 Days to go to Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival

13.04.2019 [12:38]
The Flame of Peace for the Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival was lit in Rome at an elaborate Shine Ceremony held at the Ara Pacis Augustae, a monument built by Emperor Augustus to celebrate peace throughout the Roman empire ...

Torch of Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival to be lit in Rome

11.04.2019 [19:52]
The torch of the Baku 2019 European Youth Summer Olympic Festival will be lit in a ceremony in Rome, Italy, on April 12. Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister Azad Rahimov, Vice-President of Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee Chingiz Huseynzade and other officials will join the event, which will also be attended by ...

Baku 2019 Summer European Youth Olympic Festival logo unveiled

21.07.2018 [19:26]
The organizing committee of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) to be held in Baku in 2019 have unveiled the festival’s logo. Held under the patronage of the IOC, and the pride of the European Olympic Committees with 25 years of tradition ...