The mayor is optimistic
Long-term investments are in progress at Balatonfüred. According to mayor István Bóka the city has improved a lot, and even if they had to make compromises, they have served the interest of the World Championships and the city of Balatonfüred.
’More than a hundred million spectators have learned about the tradition of Anna-ball since 1825. The characteristics of the city, the spectacular view of the beach and the Tihany Abbey improve the image of the city’ claimed István Bóka.
The mayor expects a loads of medals, including 5-6 gold from the Hungarian team but he believes that the organisation of the competition is a world title itself.