The 1st International Linguistics Olympiad
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The 1st International Linguistics Olympiad was held in
Borovets, Bulgaria from September 6 to September 12,
9 teams from 6 countries participated, with Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Netherlands, and Russia sending participants for the first time.
Participants competed to solve problems on diverse languages including Transcendental Algebra, Arabic, Basque, Adyghe, French, and Tocharian A and Tocharian B.
The jury awarded 7 medals (3 gold, 2 silver, and 2 bronze), as well as 3 team contest trophies and 9 best solution prizes
The official website of Borovets 2003 can be found here.