Launch of the new logo for Baku 2015, the first European Games! The new logo brings together five core elements that have shaped Azerbaijan's ancient and contemporary culture and aspirations, including Flame; Water; the mythical Simurgh bird; Carpet, and Pomegranate. We're looking forward to celebrating sport in Europe and welcoming over 5,400 athletes from 49 nations across Europe. We'll be hosting over 18 sports, including established Olympic sports like Swimming, Cycling and Gymnastic plus emerging sports like Beach Soccer and Basketball 3X3. World class sport and a warm welcome await you in Baku.