European Men's Artistic Gymnastics Championships

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The European Men's Artistic Gymnastics Championships are an artistic gymnastics championships for male gymnasts from European countries organised by the European Union of Gymnastics.

Originally held biannually in odd-numbered years, the championships moved to even numbered years in 1990. In 2005 a second set of championships were introduced, titled the "individual championships". Although numbered as a separate event, winners in either event are considered European champions, and the championships as a result have in effect become an annual event, but in two formats; in even numbered years, a stand alone men's event incorporates the European Junior Artistic Gymnastics championships (a entirely separate women's competition is held in the same years), while in odd numbered years, the separately numbered 'Individual championships' are held in conjunction with the women's competition of the same description, but without juniors, as a single event.

As a result, there is no individual all-around title awarded in even numbered years (except for juniors), and similarly no team all-around title awarded in odd numbered years. Otherwise the apparatus and titles are identical.

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Year Games Host City Venue
1955 I Germany Frankfurt
1957 II France Paris
1959 III Denmark Copenhagen
1961 IV Luxembourg Luxembourg
1963 V Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Belgrade
1965 VI Belgium Antwerp
1967 VII Finland Tampere
1969 VIII Poland Warsaw
1971 IX Spain Madrid
1973 X France Grenoble
1975 XI Switzerland Berne
1977 XII Soviet Union Vilnius Vilnius Palace of Concerts and Sports
1979 XIII Germany Essen
1981 XIV Italy Rome
1983 XV Bulgaria Varna
1985 XVI Norway Oslo
1987 XVII Soviet Union Moscow
1989 XVIII Sweden Stockholm
1990 XIX Switzerland Lausanne
1992 XX Hungary Budapest
1994 XXI Czech Republic Prague
1996 XXII Denmark Broendby
1998 XXIII Russia Saint Petersburg
2000 XXIV Germany Bremen
2002 XXV Greece Patras
2004 XXVI Slovenia Ljubljana
2005 I (individual) Hungary Debrecen
2006 XXVII Greece Volos
2007 II (Individual) Netherlands Amsterdam
2008 XXVIII Switzerland Lausanne
2009 III (Individual) Italy Milan
2010 XXIX United Kingdom Birmingham National Indoor Arena
2011 IV (Individual) Germany Berlin Max-Schmeling-Halle
2012 XXX France Montpellier
2013 V (Individual) Russia Moscow Olympic Stadium
2014 XXXI Bulgaria Sofia
2015 VI (Individual) France Montpellier
2016 XXXII Switzerland Bern

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