15 May 2023
On the eve of the European Championships, there was good news for the Gymnastics fans. The capital of Azerbaijan (Baku) will host the 43rd Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships on September 15-19, 2027.
The decision was made by voting at the meeting of the Council of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) held in Antalya (Turkey) on May 14 & 15.
It should be mentioned, that, along with Azerbaijan, Israel also nominated its candidature for organizing the competition.
This will be the 3rd World Championships in this Gymnastics discipline organized by our country. Our capital hosted the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in 2005 & 2019.