Tumski Cup 2015: Family picnic and sport activities for children

piknik-tumski cupOn June 13 on the Tumski Barge on the Oder, there will be the sixth dragon boat race. The main feature of the program is a rowing race, but the Tumski Cup is first and foremost an opportunity to spend active time with children.

Tumski Cup 2015 is another edition of dragon boat racing. In recent years, the event has been held in September, but this year the competition will take place in the second week of June on the Oder River on the Tumski Barge. For the sixth time we will gather to cheer the participants, whose ambassador is silver medalist at the Beijing Olympics, Paweł Rańda.

On Sunday (June 13) from 10 am there will be events that will stir the blood in the veins and water in the river. While the boats will compete with each other on the Oder, the other event participants will be able to take part in racing on land – two-legged competition, a wheelbarrow race, a show of chivalry, self-defense course, Power Fit exercises.

From 10 am on Bielarska Island and in Tumski Hotel area, there will be an all-day family picnic with lots of attractions! There will be contests with prizes (including: squash rackets, headphones, tablets, digital cameras). There will be also dance demonstration of Zumba; calisthenics; animations for children (including mini football and the Silesian eagle – the mascot of the football team Śląsk Wrocław). There will be a family boules tournament. Together we will practice yoga and skimboard on the beach on Bielarska Island. On this one day there will be food trucks coming to us. Meals will also be served on the terrace of the Tumski Barge! You will be able also to stock up for later, because there will be stands open at Gourmets’ Bazaar.

Tumski Cup is not only an event for water enthusiasts. Organizers decided to open the town of The World Games 2017 which will allow presentation of a whole range of different sports that will be in demand during The World Games 2017 organized in Wroclaw. It will be now possible to get a glimpse of the biggest non-Olympic sport event and get convinced to try a new sport.

We invite you to familiarize yourself with the detailed schedule of the event.