12th METU International Republic Cup, the biggest and most prestigious dance tournament of Turkey, which is organizated by our university's Dance Sport Club, will be held on October 26, 2013 at METU Sports Hall.
The event, which acts under the auspices of World Dance Sport Federation since 2009, will draw more than 200 athletes of different age groups representing 20 different nations. The competitions will be judged by 9 internationally licenced adjudicators.
The initial rounds between 9 am-5 pm will be followed by a spectacular evening program which will start at 7 pm. During the gala program, the audience will have chance to watch 16 couples who are listed among the top 100 dance athletes of the world. HOYTUR, the folkloric dance group of the municipality of Cankaya, will also perform a impressive show. The evening program will be webcasted live via ODTU.TV.
The tickets for the event can be obtained from the ticket desk at METU Carsi or ticket office at METU Cultural and Convention Center. There will also be a ticket desk at the METU Sports Center on the competition day.
We welcome all our students, personnel and alumni to METU Sports Center on Saturday, October 26, to celebrate the 90th anniversary of foundation of Turkish Republic together with many guests from all over the world.
For detailed information about the event, please visit www.metuopen.com.