2009 European Youth Summer Olympic Festival

The 2009 European Youth Summer Olympic Festival was held in Tampere, Finland.

2009 European Youth Olympic Festival
Host cityTampere, Finland
Nations participating49
Athletes participating3,302
Sport(s)9
Events109
Opening ceremony19 July 2009 (2009-07-19)
Closing ceremony24 July 2009 (2009-07-24)
Officially opened byTarja Halonen
Torch lighterPertti Ukkola
Main venueTampere Ice Stadium (opening)
Tampere Stadium (closing)
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Sports

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Cycling
  • Gymnastics
  • Handball
  • Judo
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Mascot

The mascot for the 2009 European Youth Olympic Festival is Finx, a Eurasian lynx.[1]

Venues

Eight venues were used in this edition of European Youth Olympic Festival.[2]

Participating nations

Medal table

  *   Host nation (Finland)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Russia (RUS)1810836
2 Germany (GER)108725
3 Great Britain (GBR)106925
4 Belgium (BEL)95418
5 Spain (ESP)93214
6 Italy (ITA)87722
7 France (FRA)710421
8 Turkey (TUR)41611
9 Romania (ROU)38516
10 Poland (POL)34714
11 Serbia (SRB)25310
12 Ukraine (UKR)23813
13 Hungary (HUN)23510
 Netherlands (NED)23510
15 Czech Republic (CZE)2327
16  Switzerland (SUI)22812
17 Denmark (DEN)2259
18 Austria (AUT)2248
19 Azerbaijan (AZE)2114
 Slovakia (SVK)2114
21 Finland (FIN)*1517
22 Ireland (IRL)1337
23 Belarus (BLR)1214
24 Lithuania (LTU)1203
25 Portugal (POR)1113
26 Estonia (EST)1012
 Slovenia (SLO)1012
28 Moldova (MDA)1001
29 Latvia (LAT)0224
30 Georgia (GEO)0213
31 Bulgaria (BUL)0123
 Croatia (CRO)0123
33 Armenia (ARM)0112
 Cyprus (CYP)0112
 Israel (ISR)0112
36 Sweden (SWE)0101
37 Greece (GRE)0044
Totals (37 nations)109110123342
Source: [3]

References

  1. "10th European Youth Olympic Festival 2009, Artistic Gymnastics : Russians most successfully in Tampere". GYMmedia.com. Retrieved 13 November 2014.
  2. "Competition Venues - EYOF Tampere 2009". Retrieved 10 November 2014.
  3. "Results". Retrieved 13 November 2014.
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