Answers of Frequently Asked Questions

Q: When and where will the European Wushu Championships take place?

A: The European Wushu Championships will be held from 13 to 15 May 2022 in Burgas, Bulgaria.

Q: Where is Burgas located?

A: Burgas is located in Eastern Bulgaria, on the Black Sea coast. See the map of Bulgaria for details.

Q: What is the temperature in Burgas in May?

A: Usually in May, the daytime air temperature in Burgas is between 16 and 25 degrees Celsius, with an average of about 20-22 degrees Celsius. In May at night the temperature is around 13-16 degrees. The temperature of the seawater is about 16-18 degrees Celsius.

Q: I am a judge. When I need to arrive in Burgas?

A: If you are a judge, you should arrive in Burgas no later than 9:00 a.m. (Bulgaria Time) on May 12th, 2022. More information – on the General Program page.

Q: I am an athlete. When I need to arrive in Burgas?

A: If you are an athlete / coach / team leader, you should arrive in Burgas no later than 12:00 p.m. (noon, Bulgaria Time) on May 12th, 2022.

Q: Our federation is a national wushu federation of a european country, but is not a member of the European Wushu Federation (EUWUF). Can we participate in the competition?

A: Yes, you can participate in the competition. Contact the Organizing Committee on this issue. Read more info on this page.

Q: How far is our hotel from the sports hall?

A: The Organizing committee offers accommodation in two hotels. One of the hotels is located 150 meters from the spots hall, the other hotel is about 1,2 km from the sports hall. You can find more information on the Hotels page.

Q: We will not land at the Burgas Airport, but at Sofia Airport. Do you offer transportation from Sofia to Burgas and back?

A: Yes, the Organizing Committee offers transportation from Sofia Airport and from Varna Airport to Burgas and back. Please read the Transport page for details.

Q: In what categories and age groups is the competition?

A: You can read this information in detail on the pages Taolu, Sanda and Tuishou.

Q: What is the deadline for sending the Preliminary and the Final Entry Forms?

A: Deadline for the Preliminary entry form – 24:00 (Bulgaria & Belgium Time respectively) March 12th, 2022.
Deadline for the Final entry form – 24:00 (Bulgaria/Belgium Time) on April 12th , 2022. Read the full Regulations for details.

Q: When is the technical meeting?

A: The technical meeting is at 14:00 (Bulgaria Time) on May 12th, 2022.

Q: When is the lot drawing?

A: The lot drawing ceremony is at at 15:00 (Bulgaria Time) on May 12th, 2022.

Q: When is the initial weigh-in of the Sanda athletes?

A: The initial weigh-in of the Sanda athletes is at 07:30 in the morning (Bulgaria Time) on May 13th in the Sports Hall “Mladost”.

Q: When is the Opening ceremony?

A: The Opening ceremony is at 19:00 on May 12th, 2022.

Q: Where to download the Preliminary Entry Form, the Final Entry Form, Disclaimer and other documents.

A: All competition documents, including the full version of the Regulations of EWC2022, can be downloaded from the Documents page.