Dance Fest in Antalya!
The Gloria Open Dance Contest, held for the second time this year, was completed with wide participation: 600 dancers from 22 countries participated in the competition.
The Gloria Open (GO) Dance Competition, organized with the support of the World Dance Sports Federation (WDSF) and the Turkey Dance Sports Federation, is considered among the world’s most prestigious dance competitions. The event was held at Gloria Sports Arena. The two-day organisation included 600 contestants from 22 countries: Pasquale Farina-Sofie Koborg from Denmark in the couple’s standard category, and Marius Andrei Balan-Khrystyna Moshenska from Germany in the couple’s Latin category won the first place. The Gloria Open, with success that brought the event into the top three of the world’s best competitions, carried out a full dance fest in Antalya. The dance contest had broad participation, with events held in the Adult, Junior, Stars and Junior age groups in the Standard and Latin categories.
In addition to 600 contestants from 22 countries, 17 referees from 15 countries took part in the mammoth organization, followed by nearly 2,000 dance lovers over two days, many of whom were foreign tourists.
The World Dance Federation (WDSF) Sports Director Marco Sietas also attended the organization, held at Gloria Sports Arena in Belek.
At the same time Sietas, the chief referee for the organization, thanked the Turkey Dance Sports Federation for its support, as well as Board Chairman of Seans Organization Halis Altay, Coordinator of the Organization Alize Altay, and Gloria Sports Arena, which hosted the contest, in addition to Project Manager Elif Özdemir and her team. WDSF Sports Director Marco Sietas, on behalf of all the referees, said that it was the best hospitality they have ever seen in Turkey. Gloria Sports Arena Project Manager Elif Özdemir, emphasizing that they were very happy to host the most prestigious dance contest in the world, said: “With our last project Gloria Sports Arena and with this great organization, we see that we provide the backbone for sports and for athletes to achieve their success worldwide with our support. This is what makes us so proud.”
Contest Coordinator Alize ALTAY said that the Gloria Open Dance Contest, which they organized for the second time this year, is proceeding with great strides towards becoming an annual tradition.
Altay also said that “We all have to make a sacrifice for the success of this sport and the success of our athletes, and we should use our resources for them. The success of each of our athletes will be ours.”
The dancers competing in the Latin and Standard branches earned their places in the world rankings; points earned by competitors in the Gloria Open will be effective in world rankings. In the Standard Adult category, held on the first day of the organization, Pasquale Farina-Sofie Koborg from Denmark were recognized with an 800-euro prize for their couple’s first place. On the second day, in the category of Latin Adults, Marius Andrei Balan-Khrystyna Moshenska from Germany received a prize of 800 Euros.
The contestants received their prizes from Saran Holding Chairman Sadettin Saran, Serik District Governor Rıfat Altan, Mayor of Serik Dr. Ramazan Çalık, Gloria Sports Arena Project Manager Elif Özdemir, and Özaltın Holding Board members Yunus Ozdemir and Melis Özaltın.
Gloria Clinic Athletic & Speed Development Program
World renowned speed, sprint & hurdles coach, Loren Seagrave provided a practical athletics training at Gloria Sports Arena.
Gloria Cup Basketball
Zalgiris Kaunas is the champion of the Gloria Basketball Cup Tournament!
Gloria Cup Athletics has ended
Organised for the first time, The Gloria Athletics Cup included 10 sporting events, and the participation of 68 athletes.
Gloria Cup Volleyball Concludes!
Turkey wins Gloria Cup Volleyball!
Gloria Cup 2018 is starting!
Organised by Smart Casual Event and Gloria Sports Arena, the 2nd Gloria Cup, Gloria Cup 2018 will have tournaments across three branches: Volleyball, Athletics and Basketball.
The Anadolu Efes Sports Club Basketball Summer Camps have finished.
Organised by Smart Casual Events, the Anadolu Efes Sports Club Basketball Summer Camps took place at the Gloria Sports Arena.
Collaborating Centres of Sports Medicine by the International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS)
We are proud to be a known ambassador for international sports medicine.
Antalya Has Hosted Thousands Of Athletes And Sport Enthusiasts For The Gloria Ironman 70.3 Turkey
The Gloria Ironman 70.3 Turkey has taken place in Antalya for the third time, with an exciting final, just as magnificent as the race's start.
The Countdown for the Gloria Ironman 70.3 Turkey is on!
The Ironman competition will take place with the name ‘Gloria Ironman 70.3 Turkey’, as it was last year.
2016 Rio Olympics Medalists
Athletes prepared at the Gloria Sports Arena at the 2016 Rio Olympics won a total of 29 Olympic medals.
The hoop excitement starts at the Gloria Sports Arena - with the Masters of Basketball!
The giants of basketball gathered for the GSA - Smart Casual Event Basketball Tournament 2016.
“Gloria Ironman 70.3” is in Antalya for the first time in 2015
Gloria Ironman 70.3 will be hosted on 25 October 2015 at the Gloria Sports Arena.
Hidayet Türkoğlu Talent Camp at Gloria Sports Arena!
Gloria Hotels & Resorts hosted very special guests this summer!
The Gloria Sports Arena Has Hosted The 2015 Thomas Cook Travel Games.
250 Thomas Cook Travel Agencies competed with an “Olympic Spirit”, to be the best team at the 2015 Travel Games at the Gloria Sports Arena in Belek, Antalya.
World Renowned Dancers Are At The Gloria Sports Arena…
The “Gloria World Open” is taking place at the Gloria Sports Arena, for the first time in Turkey.
Laren, Holland’s world-famous women’s field hockey team at Gloria Sports Arena!
Laren Women's Field Hockey Team played a preparatory game with the Turkish National Team.
Sultans of Net at Gloria Sports Arena for preparation camp…
Gloria Sports Arena welcomes the Sultans of Net.
Organized by Gloria Sports Arena, the 1st Gloria Cup International Volleyball Tournament concludes.
The tournament took place from 3 to 5 January 2015 at the Gloria Sports Arena, with the participation of the Vakıfbank SK, Volero Zurich, Azeryol Baku and Nova KBM Branik Maribor teams.
The giants of basketball come together at Gloria Cup
6 important basketball teams met at the Gloria Cup!