26. July 2003  
Lisbon / POR  
Happy Gymnastics

12th World Gymnaestrada closed...

On Saturday the worldwide biggest gymnastics event , the 12th WORLD GYMNAESTRADA was finished in the National Stadium of Lisbon/Portugal.
About 22,000 participants from 55 countries took part from 20th to 27th July in Lisbon (POR). The most important festival of not-competitive sports of International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) had an attractive program. The Opening Ceremony, the performances of large groups, the National Evenings, the FIG-Gala and the Closing Ceremony became highlights of this World Gymnaestrada. The most of performances took place on the EXPO area in Lisboa....
GYMmedia reported directly from Lisbon in co-operation with the GERMAN GYMNASTICS FEDERATION DTB

... more Information:
>>Topical information and reports from Lisbon 2003 (... in German language)

P R E V I E W at the future...:
>> 13th WORLD GYMNAESTRADA 2007, Dornbirn/Austria