8 August 17:05 (BST)

Media Opportunity: Triathlon opening ceremony in George Square on Wednesday evening

GLASGOW - More than 400 athletes and 100 officials are expected to be in the city's George Square on Wednesday evening for a spectacular opening ceremony for the triathlon competition at the Glasgow 2018 European Championships.

Media are invited to attend the ceremony, which begins at 18:00 and will feature a parade of participating nations' flags and athletes, followed by welcoming speeches and an evening of entertainment.

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