The Olympic champion Tanya Bogomilova, who is now the general secretary of the Bulgarian swimming federation, arrives for the first international tournament for "Cup Burgas", which will be held on 25 and 26 July /Saturday and Sunday/ at the 25-meter swimming pool in housing complex "Meden rudnik". Around 400 swimmers from 5 countries - Greece, Macedonia, Serbia, Germany and Bulgaria, will take part in the competition, which is for all age groups.
Organizers of swimming club "Briz", Bulgarian swimming federation and Municipality Burgas. The tournament is part of the events marking "Burgas - European city of sports 2015". The hosts from "Briz" will be represented by 80 athletes. The other clubs from Burgas, which will participate, are "Chernomorets" and "Zapochni da pluvash".
The official opening is on Saturday from 9:15 hours. The best in the different age groups and different disciplines will receive medals and awards. Monetary prizes are provided for the first places in the Open competition - 150 euro for 1st place, 100 for 2nd and 50 for 3rd. The official award and closing ceremony will be on 26 July /Sunday/ around noon.