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Ceremonies in sports championships embody powerful moments that transcend the boundaries of competition. These ceremonial gatherings serve as unifying experiences, bringing together athletes, officials, and spectators in a shared celebration of sportsmanship and camaraderie. It is during these ceremonial occasions that the collective spirit of the event is most vividly displayed. Beyond the tangible displays, these ceremonies become a living testament to the universality of sports. They are more than just rituals; they are opportunities for cultural exchange, fostering an atmosphere where differences are celebrated and shared values are embraced.


The opening ceremony marks the kickoff of our championship - an exciting prologue to the athletic event that lies ahead. It is the moment when diverse nations unite under the same sky, setting the stage for the competitions. Beyond the event, it is a symbol of shared sportsmanship and the journey to achieve personal bests. Join us in this collective celebration where the opening ceremony signifies not just the start, but the promise of an exhilarating sporting experience for all.

You are invited to join us for the opening ceremony at Slottsskogsvallen on August 12th at 18:00.


All athletes are invited to join the Athlete's Parade at the opening ceremony, a vibrant celebration of unity and sportsmanship. Embrace the opportunity to showcase your national pride and camaraderie. Stay tuned for more information, as details will be provided at a later date.

Get ready to be part of this memorable highlight of the championship!


The Closing Ceremony marks the poignant conclusion of the championship, celebrating achievements and bidding farewell. It is a moment of reflection and unity as the host member passes the WMA flag on to the next organizers, symbolizing the continuity of this global sporting tradition

You are invited to join us for the closing ceremony at Slottsskogsvallen on August 25th.

In the rhythmic beats of the Athlete's Parade and the fluttering flags, the spirit of unity is encapsulated.