Ukrainian flag raising in the Olympic Village is set
12 July 2012 Share
Ukrainian flag raising in the Olympic Village is set

The Ukrainian flag in the Olympic Village in London will be raised on July 26 at 14:30 local time.

The ceremony of raising the flag - one of the oldest official Olympic ceremonies is very important because it symbolizes the willingness of teams to participate in the Games.

Typically, the ceremony lasts about 30 minutes and includes flag raising, national anthem, short welcome speeches and the exchange of gifts.

This event brings together the heads of delegations, athletes and coaches and Olympic village mayor.

About the details of the ceremony of Ukrainian flag raising and other Olympic news from London follow the news on the official website of the NOC of Ukraine.

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