OFFICIAL MASCOTS OF BAKU 2015 EUROPEAN GAMES UNVEILED
"Jeyran the Gazelle and Nar the Pomegranate reflect both the country’s proud history and promising future" said in the official page of Baku 2015 European Games. The pair will symbolise the first European Games around the world as they feature on branding to promote Baku 2015.
“As symbols of Baku 2015, they will inspire, excite and entertain a new generation of sports fans in Azerbaijan and will be visible around the city and the country in the coming months.”, said Mr Azad Rahimov.
"From high up in the Caucasus mountains to the shores of the Caspian Sea, Jeyran likes guiding visitors around the country and showing them all that Azerbaijan has to offer."
Mr Simon Clegg, Baku 2015 Chief Operating Officer called the mascots as an important symbols of the inaugural European Games: “Jeyran will be an elegant cultural ambassador for the Games and for the rich heritage of Azerbaijan. Nar represents the energy, enthusiasm and fun of the Games and will be seen explaining and getting involved with the sports at our venues.”