Last year i have witnessed the 1st World Pyro Olympics that has been held in Esplanade, in the Bay City Central Business Park, Pasay City, Philippines.
It was amazing! The show are truly great! and Australia being the 1st World Pyro Olympics Champion.
This year i have learned from anton of our awesome planet that there would be a 2nd World Pyro Olympics which will be held at Esplanade again (near MOA). You can buy tickets which costs from 100 pesos (General Viewing Area), 500 pesos (Special Viewing Area), and 1,250 pesos (Prime Viewing Area). The Special Viewing Area and the Prime Viewing Area are new additions this year, to ensure guaranteed seating and a more relaxed experience.
Im pretty excited about it.... :)
Nine (9) countries will be vying for the title of the Champion of the 2nd World Pyro Olympics. Two (2) countries will fire during each of the first four days while the ninth participant is set to fire on the final evening of the event.
As the host of the event, the Philippines shall perform a fireworks display on the last night to complete the 10-country performance and to close the competition. Awards, such as the People’s Choice are to be given out after the exhibition, with the crowning of the World Pyro Olympics Champion ending the event.
The schedule of the fireworks shows is as follows:05 January 2007 Friday 8:00pm Australia 9:00pm Poland 06 January 2007 Saturday 8:00pm United States of America 9:00pm Spain 07 January 2007 Sunday 8:00pm Germany 9:00pm United Kingdom 12 January 2007 Friday 8:00pm Denmark 9:00pm Canada 13 January 2007 Saturday 8:00pm People's Republic of China 9:00pm Philippines (Exhibition)
for more info visit the website World Pyro Olympics