EJC 2011 in Munich, Germany
|EJC 2011 - Setup on Friday
Lots of volunteers have been busy all week doing lots of different tasks and their huge efforts have built up lots of really nice stuff! The bar is almost complete, the stages are waiting for performers and audience, registration is ready for lots of jugglers on saturday at 12 o'clock.
|EJC 2011 - Saturday, 06.08.11
Despite disheartening weather forecasts, EJC 2011 greeted thousands of jugglers with a perfect sunny day! Jugglers from all over the world set up camp, discovered the site (including its very own supermarket run by jugglers) and filled the EJC village with life until gathering in the evening for the first open stage.
|EJC 2011 - Sunday, 07.08.11
While jugglers continued to arrive on sunday, the rainy weather finally set in. Nevertheless lots of people walked the parade to see the opening show in town which presented local and international juggling acts as well as the EJC anthem. In the evening: open stage and and early party in the bar tent!
|EJC 2011 - Monday, 08.08.11
Two main events on monday: first the unexpected closing of the big gym and the consecutive gathering of jugglers at the catering plaza. In the afternoon, the EJA General Assembly took place where jugglers voted for Millstreet (Ireland) to host EJC 2014. Also there was the bavarian breakfast with Wei▀wurst and Blasmusik, the team combat tournemant, the bavarian night, ...
|EJC 2011 - Tuesday, 09.08.11
A rapidly changing mix of heavy rain, blazing sun and everything in between couldn't stop the european volleyclub tournament from being held. Afterwards, most people rushed to the amazing show "Tangram" by Stefan and Cristiana which was followed by an open stage and the Fashion Show in the big gym.
|EJC 2011 - Wednesday, 10.08.11
On Wednesday, lots of different events were going on: the jollyball and jollystick championships took place as well as the trampoline-show from "Le Bo Trio". In the evening, Rumpel finished his 48h show and in addition to the open stage, there was the "Made in Germany" show in the Olympia Hall. Followed by the Fight Night...
|EJC 2011 - Thursday, 11.08.11
The sun had finally decided to stay for the rest of the convention so most jugglers could be found outside - juggling, chatting or enjoying the "Shake That" open air show. In the evening, there was the french gala for all who didn't visit the gala show or open stage and finally the All Star with many familiar faces for regular EJC attendees.
|EJC 2011 - Friday, 12.08.11
Friday already - where has the week gone? After another sunny day, most jugglers visited the gala show in the afternoon or evening which took place in the famous "Circus Krone Bau" in Munich. For all who wanted to prove themselves worthy of at least imitating the gala, the "gala show parody contest renegade" was the place to go.
|EJC 2011 - Saturday, 13.08.11
The last full day of the convention! After the games and the ceremony of passing on the big red EJC-banner, everybody's out for a last juggle with friends. As usual, several shows are on offer, this night crowned by the fire gala. Afterwards, most people gather in or around the bar tent for the last EJC 2011 party and the welcome from the polish team.
|EJC 2011 - Sunday, 14.08.11
All good things come to an end - everybody is packing, saying goodbye to old and new friends and leaving EJC 2011. Everybody? No! Everything built up for EJC has to be taken down again, so a team of determined volunteers immediately starts with deconstructing the site. Which keeps them busy for the days to come...