Let the games begin!

On Wednesday evening, the EuroGames 2023 have been opened in a festive ceremony. In front of the Swiss Parliament, representatives of the European Gay & Lesbian Sport Federation EGLSF, the local organizers and the Mayor of Bern Alec von Graffenried welcomed the athletes from all over the world. Afterwards, all nations lined up in a big parade and walked to the Village at the Münsterplatz and the Münsterplattform. Competitions in 20 sports will take place until Saturday. The end will be celebrated again on the Bundesplatz with the big party of BernPride and the EuroGames closing ceremony.

Photos: EuroGames 2023 / Manuel Lopez