47es Championnats du monde de gymnastique artistique
Start date: 2 October, 2017
End date: 8 October, 2017
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) is pleased to see take place in Montreal from 2 to 8 October 2017 championships 47es World Artistic Gymnastics. The FIG has entrusted the organization of these championships in Canada and in Montreal in February 2015 after the success of his site visits; federations of Gymnastics Canada Gymnastique and Quebec have created a local organizing committee (LOC) to organize the event - World Championships Artistic Gymnastics 2017 (WAGC 2017).
Canada will host the championships for the second time in its history after having successfully organized in 1985. The championships are consistent with the 375ième anniversary of the metropolis, the 150th anniversary of Canada and the 50th anniversary of World Expo ! A year of cultivation culminate for us at Montreal's Olympic Stadium where, with pride, we have prepared excellently this great sporting event will host more than 500 athletes and 700 coaches and officials, more than 500 volunteers, as well as the media and visitors from more than 80 countries.
World Championships artistic gymnastics are ranked among the world top 10 in Olympic sport and is the flagship event of the FIG. Powerful source of inspiration and mobilization, organization of WAGC 2017, brings together in a common project focused on youth, the lifeblood of sports federations and its members, the city of Montreal, the Montreal sports community, business private and levels of government.
Nature of the Project Reach
This international event reaches all radiation levels. The shares of the organizing committee will be reflected both in local communities as internationally in collaboration of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG).
Promoting excellence of sport in Canada and leave a rich legacy to the gymnastics community. Presenting the country's wealth and the city of Montreal to the world. Both athletes and tourists discover the history and peculiarities that make our destination a unique place to visit and even live there.
Aider les Championnats à être connu et à inviter la population à se joindre au plus grand événement sportif de 2017.