Over the course of the 2nd European Games, that were held in Minsk from 21-30 July, 200 sets of medals were awarded in 15 sports. The team Belarus placed second
in the overall medal standings, it won a total of 69 medals: 24 gold ones, 16 silver ones and 29 bronze ones. Here’s the full list of medalists according to sports and disciplines.
On June 30, the Closing ceremony of the 2nd European Games took place at the Dynamo National Olympic stadium. The spectators were introduced to an emotional
show. They saw the extinguishing of the Flame of Peace and bid farewell to the Games’ mascot Lesik the Fox who promised with a glowing heart to stay forever in our hearts.
On May 22, 30 days ahead of the 2nd European Games, the photo exhibition “Olympic Belarus: bright pages” opened on the first floor of the Dana Mall shopping and entertainment center. It is organized by BelTA news agency and the National Olympic Committee. The exhibition features Belarusian athletes who became Olympic champions in the Soviet times and Olympic champions and medalists of the contemporary period. The exposition will stay open to all the visitors of the shopping and entertainment center till June 30, 2019.