The wait is finally over! Tickets for the 2017 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships are now on sale.
MONTREAL – Tickets for the 2017 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships are now on sale. The event will take place from October 2nd to 8th at the Olympic Stadium and will add to the panoply of festivities awaiting Montreal in 2017. Full details on prices and packages can be found at www.mtl2017gymcan.com.
Following the success of the 1985 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships, Montreal is hosting this competition for the second time in its history. Don’t miss the unique opportunity to see several Olympic medallists in action who will be together for the first time since the Olympic Games in Rio. Come and cheer for these exceptional athletes who are hoping to stand out in preparation for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The world’s spotlights will be riveted on them. Many innovations will allow you to see an exceptional show and will give you the impression of being directly in the action.
The Olympic Stadium will once again host a world-class sporting event. The unique and intimate configuration will allow the public to experience gymnastics like never before for as little as $13.50. The 47th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships President, Mr. Richard Crépin, is pleased to announce the sales opening: "The organising committee's efforts paid off. Tickets go on sale right on time for the Holidays with a special offer of 15% off in order to experience a world-class event at the Olympic Stadium. Place your Championships’ tickets under the tree, it’s a unique gift."
Nadia Comaneci and Montreal, inseparable
The queen of the 1976 Olympic Games, Nadia Comaneci, is the official spokeswoman for the 47th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships. She who conquered the metropolis with her perfect marks of 10 and her three gold medals 40 years ago: "Every time I come back to Montreal, I have fond memories. It's a part of my life. I am proud to be the spokesperson". Like Nadia, be part of this rendezvous from October 2nd to 8th, 2017.
Up to 500 gymnasts from over 80 countries will compete at the Olympic Stadium in search of the 12 World championship titles. During 7 days of intense competition, more than 660 million viewers will be watching the athletes and discovering the city of Montreal and its attractions. The organizing committee of the 2017 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships would like to thank its main sponsors, such as the Government of Canada, the Government of Québec, the City of Montreal, and Tourisme Montreal, without whom this event would not be possible.
About the 47th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships (2017 AGWC)
The 2017 AGWC Organizing Committee is a non-profit organization founded in 2015 to plan and deliver the event, which will welcome the world’s top gymnasts from October 2–8, 2017, in Montréal, Quebec. For more information, visit www.mtl2017gymcan.com.
About the FIG
The International Gymnastics Federation is the governing body for Gymnastics worldwide. It is the oldest established international sports federation and has participated in the Olympic Games since their revival in 1896. The FIG governs seven disciplines: Gymnastics for All, Men's Artistic, Women's Artistic, Rhythmic, Trampoline, Aerobic and Acrobatic. It counts 142 national member federations and boasts a 28-person staff at its international headquarters in Lausanne (SUI), host city of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
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Magalie Boutin, directrice communication et médias