FAQ Event

  • When and where will the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships take place?

    The Artistic Gymnastics World Championships will take place from 30th September until 8th October 2023 in the 'Sportpaleis' in Antwerp.

  • Where can I buy tickets?

    Starting 25 November you can buy your tickets online through Tele Ticket Service.

  • Where can I find the competition schedule?

    There are 9 competition days, kicking off with the qualifiers for all gymnasts. During these qualifications, the gymnasts can qualify for the finals:

    • Team final men and women - 8 best countries
    • All-round final men and women - 24 best gymnasts
    • Apparatus finals men and women - 8 best gymnasts on each apparatus
  • How do I know in which sub division my favourite gymnast or country is competing?

    Which gymnast and countries will compete in each sub division will be determined on the following dates:

    • Definitive registration FIG: at least 3 months before the event
    • Nominative registration FIG: at least 4 weeks before the event
  • How do I get to the 'Sportpaleis'? in Antwerp?

    On foot, by bike or by shared scooter

    Come to the Sportpaleis on foot, by bike or by shared scooter.

    By tram or by bus with your combined ticket

    With your combined ticket you can make free use of the De Lijn trams and buses.

    By train

    The Sportpaleis is easily accessible by train in combination with tram or bus.

    Park & Ride

    Park your car in a Park & Ride and cover the rest of your route by public transport.

    By car

    Come to the Sportpaleis by car.

    By taxi, rental car or use Billo

    Book a taxi, rent a car or use Billo.

  • Can I make use of lockers in the 'Sportpaleis'?

    There will be lockers available in which you can store your coats, helmets, ... You pay 5 euros per locker and 5 euros for the key. The deposit will be returned when you return the key.

    Attention: Lockers are available from the opening of the doors until the start of the event. Ten minutes before the end of the event, you will have access to the lockers again.

  • Which rules apply during the event?

    • Always offer your own ticket at the entrance and not someone else's. That way scanning goes much more smoothly and you avoid waiting at the door.
    • Do you save your tickets on your phone? Then make sure your ticket is clearly visible. That means: full clarity and no cracks in your screen.
    • Do not bring any luggage, (large) handbags or (back) bags and respond correctly to any requests from security. Bags may not be larger than 21 cm x 30 cm x 10 cm (A4 format).
    • It is forbidden to enter the venue with bottles, cans, alcohol, sound recorders, film and photo cameras, fireworks and objects that may pose a safety hazard. Smartphones with a photo function are tolerated unless otherwise specified.
    • Photographing and filming during the event is prohibited, unless otherwise determined by the organizer. Entering the venue implies consent to possible searches.
    • Smoking is strictly prohibited in the venue.

FAQ Tickets

  • When will tickets go on sale?

    Starting 25 November, you can snag your tickets for the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships 2023. The ticket sale is online through Tele Ticket Service.

  • How much do tickets cost?

    There is an individual, concession and group rate:

    • Individual rate: standard ticket
    • Concession rate: children up to and including 12 years old
    • Group rate: groups consisting of 15 persons or more (15-25: online / > 25: mail: groepen [at] beatvenues.betarget="_blank" rel="noopener external nofollow")
    • Children up to and including 3 years old can get a free ticket and should sit on the lap. They only pay the service cost.

    Want to score the best seats? You can do so with tickets in price category 1, the bottom ring in the Sportpaleis. Prefer category 2? Perfect, you'll also be able to cheer on the gymnasts to a top performance from the top ring.

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  • Are there reduced prices for children?

    Concession rate:

    • Kids 3-12 years
    • Kids up to 3 years old by phone +32 400 00 34 (free ticket)
  • Which tickets will be available?

    • Qualifications - session tickets. There will be 2 sessions per day.
    • Finals - Finals tickets. A ticket for the finals on one particular day.
    • Finals pass: attend all finales with the Finals pass.
    • Weekpass: Attend all qualifications and finals with the weekpass.
  • Where can I find the set-up of the apparatus?

    Discover the set-up of the apparatus in the arena here:

    Set-up women's apparatus Set-up men's apparatus
    Set-up women Set-up men
  • Where can I find the competition schedule?

    There are 9 competition days, kicking off with the qualifiers for all gymnasts. During these qualifications, the gymnasts can qualify for the finals:

    • Team final men and women - 8 best countries
    • All-round final men and women - 24 best gymnasts
    • Apparatus finals men and women - 8 best gymnasts on each apparatus
  • Can I bring a group or club?

    Want to come with your group or club? It's possible! Make it a fun trip together and enjoy the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships at an advantageous rate.

    Groups over 15 people get a €5 discount per ticket!

    How to obtain the group rate?

    • 15 - 25 people: Buy your tickets online
    • > 25 people: Send an e-mail to groepen [at] beatvenues.betarget="_blank" rel="noopener external nofollow"
  • Can I watch a full day of qualifications?

    There will be 2 sessions on each day of qualifications.

    • Saturday 30.09
      • Session 1: Qualifications men
      • Session 2: Qualifications men
    • Sunday 1.10
      • Session 1: Qualifications men
      • Session 2: Qualifications women
    • Monday 2.10
      • Session 1: Qualifications women
      • Session 2: Qualifications women

FAQ Volunteering

  • How do I become a volunteer?

    Applications to volunteer at the World Championships Antwerp 2023 will open from 15th January until 28th February 2023. Fill in the form to let us know you want to volunteer and indicate your preferred tasks.

  • What are the minimum requirements to become a volunteer?

    You can sign up to volunteer from the age of 16. You can speak Dutch and/or English.

  • Can I sign up to volunteer for 1 day?

    You can sign up for 1 day only, however, we would recommend to commit for at least 3 consecutive days. These applications take precedence over those who can volunteer one day.

  • When will applications close?

    Applications will close on 28th February 2023 at 23:59.

  • Do you accept international applications?

    Of course! We also welcome international volunteers at our event.

  • What roles are available for volunteers?

    There are 10 commissions in which you can volunteer:

    • Transport
    • Accommodation
    • Catering
    • Security
    • Medical
    • Reception
    • Logistics
    • Promotion and communication
    • Sports presentation
    • Marketing

    You can indicate 4 preferences in your application.

  • Do I need experience?

    You don't need any experience to volunteer, we will provide you with the necessary training for your commission.

  • Do I need to buy tickets as a volunteer?

    Before, after or during your breaks you can freely watch the competitions. Thus, for the day(s) you volunteer, you don't need to buy tickets.

  • Will you provide accommodation for volunteers?

    We offer accommodation for volunteers outside of Antwerp. However, there are certain requirements to obtain this. For example, we can only offer you accommodation if you volunteer at least 3 days.

Nina Derwael

Get your tickets now!

We can’t wait to welcome you to the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Antwerp! Don't miss this world class event and buy your tickets now.

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