Bi-annual Budapest International Circus Festival was held for the 12th time on January 8-14.
This year, 168 circus artists from 20 countries participated in the festival and Mongolian National Circus artists led by T.Nomuunbaatar won the Golden Cup, receiving the highest score with their springboard act named ‘Mongolian Nomads Teeterboard’.
Headed by B.Zolbayar, Mongolian Circus troupe received the Golden Cup in the category of springboard act for the first time in 2012. Since then, Mongolian circus performers has been continuing their successes by winning gold and silver trophies from international competitions.
The artists of the Mongolian National Circus brought home one Silver cup, six Golden cups and two Grand-Prixes in the past three years.
Winners of the Golden Cup will return home on January 16.