26 JUNE — 3 JULY

The Sports Center Milan Gale Muskatirovic is probably in the most beautiful place in Belgrade. It is situated at the foot of the Kalemegdan fortress at the confluence of the Sava and the Danube. With its imposing architecture from the 1970s, it is an absolute masterpiece and a reminder of the golden age of shaping the capital of Serbia into a modern, attractive, and functional city that, when you stop by, you will want to stay there. Today, that impression is even stronger and more beautiful, and the preservation and reconstruction of such vital symbols of Belgrade confirms that Belgrade preserves its heritage and improves and builds it through every segment of modern and demanding times.

The Sports Center Milan Gale Muskatirovic, an attractive sports complex, is named after the legendary Yugoslav water polo player and swimmer Milan Gale Muskatirovic. It boasts an indoor Olympic pool of unparalleled quality, complemented by three outdoor pools. The center is not just about sports; it’s a complete experience. It houses cafes and restaurants, creating a summer oasis for relaxation and enjoyment. The sports center also features halls for various sports, including indoor football, basketball, volleyball, handball, table tennis, and gymnastics, making it a hub for sports enthusiasts. But what truly sets it apart is its location on the river promenade, offering breathtaking sunsets that will make you fall in love with Belgrade.

The European Aquatics Championships, a pinnacle of European swimming, will grace the Sports Center Milan Gale Muskatirovic from 17 June until 23 June 2024 and from 26 June until 3 July 2024 in masters swimming. This prestigious event will bring together the continent’s top swimmers, creating an atmosphere of intense competition and camaraderie that is not to be missed.

The Olympic pool, the central figure of the Milan Gale Muskatirovic sports complex, will become a battlefield for Europe’s fastest swimmers. One of the most exciting disciplines in water sports, swimming, and masters swimming, will provide a large and loud audience that enjoys enthusiastically cheering on their favorites and encouraging them to be faster and more robust, with more skillful techniques and stronger swings, all with the goal of top results. All swimming fans, spectators, and audience in the stands will be united in one wish: to see the stopwatch that will be stopped at some great numbers that provide medals, records, and podiums.

Dear fans of water sports and all of you who are inspired by the spirit of sports, come to the Sports Center Milan Gale Muskatirovic to enjoy, socialize, cheer, and share and increase your passion. Come together to witness the creation of new swimming heroes and prove that those who have long worn the epithet of the best genuinely deserve it.