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Summer of sport VRT remains also after the football world cup and the Tour still take some time

For the first time, the european CHAMPIONSHIPS of seven Olympic sports, are bundled in a new event: the European Championships. The VRT will follow the sporting event on tv, radio and online.

More than 3,000 athletes from 52 European countries are taking from Friday 3 to Sunday 12 August, part of a total of twelve sporting disciplines in seven sports. The Olympic stadium in Berlin is home to the atletiekcompetitie, in Glasgow find the gymnastics, swimming, cycling, golf, triathlon and rowing.

Also a large delegation of Belgian athletes draws present. In Berlin, hopes to Nafi Thiam to shine at the european CHAMPIONSHIP in athletics. In Glasgow is looking forward to the performance of Nina Derwael (gymnastics), Pieter Timmers (swimming), Jolien D’hoore and Nicky Degrendele (track cycling).

But also in the golf, triathlon, rowing, or in the road racing (Greg Van Avermaet, Victor Campenaerts) should our countrymen and women in the state are near or in the medals to finish.

Canvas brings ten days of the best of the evening sessions, with particular emphasis on (job)cycling, gymnastics, swimming and athletics. During the first weekend will also be the afternoon session broadcast on Canvas. When the afternoon is old or gekoerst, then that can be followed live on One.

The first week, especially swimming (3-9 August), track cycling (3-7 August) and gymnastics at the women (4-5 August). The second week is in the sign of the atletiekcompetitie (7-12 August), triathlon (10-11 August), golf (8-12 August), gymnastics for men (9-12 August) and road racing (5-12 August).

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