European Championships 2018

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Events

2nd to 12th August, 2018

With 4500 passionate athletes participating in 7 sports and competing across 10 days in 2 cities, the multi-sport European championship is going to be an action packed event, due to be held in Glasgow and Berlin, this August 2018.

Select Coach Hire gives you an option to choose between coach and minibus packages for a convenient and affordable commute to the event venue. You can choose from a wide selection of vehicles that can be reserved as per the requirement. Call us or simply fill the online form on our website to get a price quote for our service. Before arriving at the event venue, carry a hard copy of the ticket, as there will be no printing facility available at the venue.

About European Championships 2018

Bringing together the existing championships of some of the leading sports in the continent, the European Championship is a multi-sport event with its opening edition in 2018 hosted by the cities of Berlin and Glasgow. The Golf European championship, Triathlon, Rowing, Gymnastics, Cycling and Aquatics will take place in Glasgow, while the European Athletics Championships will be held in Berlin. ‘Mark of a Champion’ is the new brand under which the championships are being staged.

Events That Will Be Held

The competition kicks off in Glasgow with open water swimming at Loch Lomond, diving at the Royal Commonwealth Pool in Edinburgh, and synchronized swimming at the Scotstoun Sports Campus. The athletics will take place at the Olympiastadion in Berlin.

The cycling event will bring together the 4 Olympic disciplines of BMX, mountain bike, road and track together for the first time, and will take place at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow. The participants will be covering the new Olympic standard BMX track, the Cathkin Braes Mountain Bike Trails and the streets of Glasgow.

Staging the Golf Team Championships will be the Gleneagles, which served as a venue for Ryder Cup in 2014. On the other hand, gymnastics will be taking place at the SSE Hydro, where 2015 World Gymnastics Championships was held. Triathlon and rowing competitions will be staged at the Strathclyde Country Park.

Broadcasting

Under the European Broadcasting Union, all of the major free-to-air broadcasters will be broadcasting championships in 2018. The coverage is confirmed across top 5 markets, and the level of coverage will also be upgraded by a deal with Eurosport.

Ticketing Information

Tickets are now available to purchase for the Berlin and Glasgow 2018 Championships, with as many as 5 categories available, including family and premium tickets. There are also multi-event tickets for decathlon and heptathlon, and you can save 18 percent for purchasing a 2-day ticket. With evening tickets starting at 16.5 Euro, the family ticket for 3 people is a reasonable option. If you want the best seats on the finishing line, you can get it at a discounted rate, if you book for 6 evening sessions. Children aged 6 years or below can get free admission to Berlin Olympic Stadium, but without any seat entitled. You can purchase your tickets here!