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Gibraltar's Island Games start officially on Saturday

The Gibraltar team in traditional red and white.
The Gibraltar team in traditional red and white. / SUR
  • The games will run until the 12 July

Gibraltar is hosting the 2019 Island Games and sports lovers have a real treat in store from 6 to 12 July.

Fourteen sports are represented this year: athletics, badminton, basketball, beach volleyball, cycling, judo, sailing, shooting, squash, swimming, table tennis, tennis, ten pin bowling and triathlon.

The competitions will take place in a variety of venues around the Rock, and the opening ceremony will be on Saturday from 7 to 9pm at the new Europa Point sports complex.