Tag: Budapest


Olympic Qualifier Series magical moments

Shanghai and Budapest selected for Olympic qualifier series

Shanghai (China) and Budapest (Hungary) have been selected as hosts for the Olympic Qualifier Series, a new series of festival-style events combining sport with the urban culture. ‘International Olympic Committee’ stated that the above decision was confirmed recently by the Executive Board of... » Read more


Budapest 23 above-and-beyond Green steps

Green initiatives at World Athletics in Budapest

With sustainability taking on an increasingly important role in the delivery of its events, the World Athletics has teamed up with the organizers of the World Athletics Championships Budapest 23 (Hungary) to create a series of initiatives to help reduce the event’s environmental impact and... » Read more


Record crowd at European women handball show

EHF Final4 Women sets attendance record in Budapest

The European Handball Federation (EHF) FINAL4 Women in Budapest (Hungary) has broken the world record for spectator attendance at women’s handball matches. ‘EHF’ stated that 20,022 fans came to the MVM Dome in Hungary’s capital on June 3rd to witness the semi-finals – Györi Audi ETO... » Read more


Additional tickets available for Euro 2020

EURO 2020 more tickets can be bought

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has made additional tickets available for the European Championship matches, including the Budapest matches. Euro 2020 is scheduled to be the 16th UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men’s football championship of Europe... » Read more


Budapest push for 2032 Games gain ‘momentum’

Budapest exploring Olympic bid option

Budapest (Hungary) has set its sights on hosting the 2032 Summer Olympics and to this end the Hungarian Olympic Committee has announced that it has set up a committee to look into the possibility of launching a bid for staging the sporting extraordinaire. The Hungarian Olympic Committee has voted... » Read more


Taxpayers to lighten wallet for Hungary event

Budapest Athletics Stadium update Nov 2020

More than €550m has been earmarked by the Hungarian Government towards the construction of the Budapest Stadium that will stage the 2023 World Athletics Championships. The 2023 World Athletics Championships – the 19th edition of the World Athletics Championships, are scheduled to be held... » Read more


COVID put UEFA fans on the back foot

Budapest Supercup news Sept. 2020

With COVID-19 showing no signs to abate, fear writ large on several football fans’ faces. Though 6,000 spectators are expected to attend the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Supercup, but the fact is that many fans do not even want to go to Budapest as coronavirus is rearing its... » Read more