Father of an F1 judge was assassinated – left his post immediately and traveled home

Vitali Petrov’s first weekend as an F1 judge took a shocking turn.Vitali Petrov has resigned from the judging position in the Portuguese F1 race on Sunday, says the International Automobile Federation FIA. The ex-driver decided on the matter after the tragic events. His father, Aleksandr Petrov, was the victim of an assassin on Saturday at […]

From Bocskai to Loki: An Exhibition in Debrecen Recalls Legendary Sports Successes

The photo exhibition that opened in Fórum shopping mall on 12 October 2020 provides a summary of the one-and-a-half-century sports history of Debrecen and Hajdú-Bihar County. The exhibition presents 330 photos on 15 roll-ups, which recalls sports successes from bowling to soccer in Debrecen and Hajdú-Bihar County, starting from the foundation date of the Debrecen […]

Debrecen Challenge: A Game Started for a Healthier City

An initiative called DebrecenMob has been launched to support active and sustainable transport. The kilometres covered by the use of environmentally-friendly modes of transport are rewarded by the developers of the application. The details of the action were presented at a press conference held on 9 October. EDC Debrecen Urban and Economic Development Centre launched […]

Healthy Youth in Debrecen: Kids Can Play Sports Already in Kindergarten

The sports field of the Kindergarten in Sinay Miklós Street has been completed, and kids have now taken it over. The municipality provided 4.5 million HUF to support the foundation specialised in this sector. The Municipality of Debrecen had a winner tender, and it also added significant financial resources from its own budget to construct […]

Lightsaber Fencing on the Offer of Békessy Béla Fencing Club

The new fencing hall of the twenty-five-year-old Békessy Béla Fencing Club was inaugurated on 18 September 2020. It means that from now on, three rooms will be at fencers’ disposal. The new wing of the building was constructed from 125 million HUF, which was mainly state support. It was also announced during the ceremony that […]