The Czech Republic is a land of great athletes and fervent fans. EU Day celebrated the winning of prizes and gearing up for the summer Olympics 2016 by playing some of the most popular Czech sports soccer, volleyball or badminton. On EU Day, crowds watched Czech rising stars demonstrate their gymnastics skills and Rockville Police and their canine friends came to demonstrate police dog training. The Embassy discussed the fall Mutual Inspirations Festival 2016 - Martina Navratilova, celebrating the best tennis player of all time, among men or women. The visitors cooled down with a variety of delicious beer, hearty food, music and dance. Lillis Werder, Director of Communications of AFoCR and her son Sam Werder hosted an AFoCR table at EU Day and educated the visitors on AFoCR's mission, goals and past achievements. It was a day of merriment and fun.