10th CMAS European European Underwater Rugby Championships in HelsinkiRugby 28.06.2017
The 10th European Underwater Rugby Championships in Helsinki-Finland have been started with the opening ceremony. All teams (except that Norwegian Teams) participated to the opening ceremony. Norwegian teams could not reach the opening ceremony because of the delay of their flight.
During opening ceremony, Mrs. Sari Nuotio from the Finnish Divers' Federation, Mrs.Tarja Loikkanen-Jormakka, the new director for sports of the city of Helsinki and M. Levent Cavas, the Technical Delegate of the Championships , gave short speeches. At the end of his speech, on the behalf of CMAS M. Cavas declared the opening of the Championships. The ceremony was ended with taking of group photos.