The Opening Ceremony of ECC 2021 (photos)


The Opening Ceremony of ECC 2021 (photos)

The 2021 edition of the European Championship of Champions started officially in Chania with the Opening Ceremony, which served as a true bowling celebration, as the national champions from 29 countries are ready to compete at last, putting the pandemic behind them once and for all and thinking only about the competition itself.

When the parade of the teams was over, the European Bowling Federation President mr. Addie Ophelders expressed his gratitude to the Greek hosts and his best wishes to all delegations who are present at “Mega Place” Bowling Hall, and afterwards the Championship Director and Member of the EBF Presidium mr. Sergey Lisitsyn declared the official opening of the tournament.

ECC 2021 is organized by the newly-founded Hellenic Federation of Precision Sports (EOAA) and co-organized by the Region of Crete, with the additional support of the Municipality of Chania.