Since two days University Sport teams have been arriving to Antwerp, Belgium and finally today, the PCU Games 2023 have officially started with the accreditations of more than 500 participants and a well filled Opening Ceremony at the University of Antwerp’s “Aula Rector Dhanis”.
During the Opening Ceremony all delegations were welcomed by Antwerp City Alderman of Sport Mr. Peter Wouters and Honorary Rector of the University of Antwerp Francis baron Van Loon.
Traditionally, after all delegations were presented, the Oaths of the players and referees were taken.
Finally, the official Opening of the Games was done by Dr. Bahram Ghadimi, President of the PCU Games Council.
The Opening Ceremony was followed by a reception for the heads of delegation and a welcome party for students.
Tomorrow the first games kick off at 9h30. Good luck to all participants!