Basingstoke Sports Council

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25th Festival in 2017

30th Anniversary of Twinning Weekend

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The next annual event will be held in and around Euskirchen in June 2016 with Basingstoke teams travelling being -

Basingstoke Academy of Dance / Basingstoke & Mid Hants Athletics Club / Summit & AWE Judo Clubs / Basingstoke Teamgym / Totally Tennis / Sherborne St John Boys U.10, U.12 & U.14 FC  / Bishop Challoner Secondary School  / Tadley Calleva U.14 FC / Totally Tennis / Basingstoke Volleyball Club / St Mary's Junior School / Vyne Secondary School

As well as official Festival events, all groups will have a very busy social weekend including trips, BBQ's plus Discos with everyone attending the final night event where the overall trophy will be presented to the Mayor of the winning town.

Four continental coaches will leave Basingstoke at 8pm on Wednesday evening June 29th for a midnight ferry crossing from Dover to Calais and then travel through the night via France and Belgium to arrive in Euskirchen, Germany at about 08.15am for a light breakfast. Participants then have the day in the Phantasialand themepark before meeting host families for a few days of sport, culture, sightseeing, education, fun and friendships.

Friday evening will see local clubs arranging activities for their visitors whilst Saturday evening is the last night event where all groups attend for results, trophy presentation and some musical celebrations. Coaches leave for home on Sunday morning planning to arrive back in Basingstoke that evening.

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