Mongolian aerial acrobats have taken the Golden Cup at the International Circus Festival, which was held on 25th-28th February in the Spanish city of Figueres. Approximately 80 circus artists from 14 countries competed for the Golden Cup. The Mongolian team consisted of 17 artists.
N.Erdene, the head of the Mongolian Circus Development Center was on the panel of judges in Figueres, a city often called the European circus capital. The judges were particularly impressed with a Mongolian performance named “Swan Lake” which was claseed in the visual category. The Mongolian circus team, headed by T.Nomuundari took the main prize of festival the “Premi de la Imatge” and the Golden Cup.