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24-11-15.- On Wednesday November 18 took place in the room P3C050 of the European Parliament in Brussels the awards ceremony of ACES Europe where Prague received from Torino the award of European Capital of Sport 2016.
A crowded room kept at the beginning of the ceremony a minute of silence in memory of the victims of the terrorist attack in Paris and later began a gala where 31 cities received the corresponding award:
European Town of Sport 2016: Albenga, Buzet, Asiago, Calella, San Vitore Olona and Orbassano.
European City of Sport 2016: Crema, Chalon Sur Saone, La Spezia, Gijon, Molfetta, Kosice, Pisa, Krsko, Ravenna, Las Rozas, Liepaja, Saronno, Melilla, San Giovanni Lupatoto, Ruse, Setubal, Scafati, Stoke and Tilburg.
European Community Sport 2016: Monastier of Treviso and Meolo, Unione dei Comune della Via Lattea, Rewal, Valle Varaita and Val Sesia.
Also were at the ceremony the capitals of 2017 Marseille, 2018 Sofia, 2019 Budapest and 2020 Malaga.
Finally, note that Alhaurin de la Torre received the award for Best European City of Sport 2015 award who attended nine other cities across Europe.