BAINES READY FOR BAKU 2015 EUROPEAN GAMES

Posted on 09/06/2015 in Men's Artistic

BAINES READY FOR BAKU 2015 EUROPEAN GAMES

The curtain will raise on the 2015 European Games in Baku at the opening ceremony on Friday 12th June. The inaugural event will be Azerbaijan's first ever major multi-sport event as 50 nations compete across 20 sports over 17 days of action from 12-28 June.

Team GB will be competing in 13 sports at Baku 2015, with four disciplines of gymnastics represented; artistic, trampolining, acrobatic and aerobic. Selected to represent GB as one of three men's artistic gymnasts is Team Scotland Glasgow 2014 silver medalist Frank Baines. Joined by Nile Wilson and Brinn Bevan, Frank's competition will get underway on Sunday 14th June at the purpose built National Gymnastics Academy. 

Artistic Gymnastics Schedule
June 14th – Men’s and women’s qualification day one (women competing on vault and bars and men on floor, pommel and rings)
June 15th – Men’s and women’s qualification day two (women competing on beam and floor, men on vault, parallel bars and high bar). At the end of day two the team results will be complete and medal awarded
June 18th – Men’s and women’s all-around finals (top 18 gymnasts from qualification)
June 20th – Men’s and women’s apparatus finals (top eight gymnasts from qualification on each apparatus)

BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch daily coverage of the games from Friday 12 June through to Sunday 28 June.

For full event details see http://www.baku2015.com/ 

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