The official election of the European Games 2023 host will take place at an extraordinary EOC General Assembly in Minsk on 22 June.
The first European Games kicked was held in Baku on June 12-28, 2015. The grandiose event hosted 20 sports – 16 Olympic and four non-Olympic sports. More than 6,000 athletes from across Europe came to Baku to represent their nations over 17 days of competition. Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.