The moment is here: The start of the 2018 European Championships

August 2, 2018 IN THE CATEGORY: Sport sponsorship

The summer of sport just got hotter as the Glasgow stage of the much-anticipated inaugural European Championships officially gets underway. A multi-sport event held in two European cities, sports enthusiasts can indulge in 11 days of thrilling competition with Athletics, Acquatics, Cycling, Gymnastics, Rowing, Golf and Triathlon all on the agenda.

A combined initiative of seven European sports federations, Glasgow will host the Acquatics, Cycling, Gymnastics, Rowing, Golf and Triathlon events from 2-12 August, while Berlin hosts the Athletics from 7-12 August. A principal sponsor of European Athletics since 1996, SPAR is proud to be the exclusive cross-Championships sponsor.

With the support of national TV broadcasters complemented by the federations’ and local broadcasters’ provision of livestreaming, fans will be able to follow all of the action, supporting their local stars as they compete in the 40 disciplines and 173 medal events that are part of the Championships in Glasgow and Berlin. SPAR is delighted to be involved in this great competition, which sees 4,500 athletes from 52 nations striving for the title of European Champion.

SPAR’s sponsorship of the European Championships builds on the brand’s visibility worldwide and reflects the focus all SPAR countries are placing on the promotion of healthy living.

Planned to be held every four years, the European Championships promises to deliver exciting sporting action and is sure to become a new highlight on the global sporting calendar.