The Opening Ceremony of the 57th International Session for Young Participants on the hill of the Pnyx
During a simple ceremony that preserves the traditions, the philosophy and the values of the Olympic spirit, the President of the International Olympic Academy Mr Michael Fysentzidis declared the opening of the works of the 57th International Session for Young Participants on the hill of the Pnyx.
- Our aim, both on a level of political management as well as the sports activities.
- During a simple ceremony that preserves the traditions, the philosophy and the values of the Olympic.
- Enhancing conditions indicates a responsible and steady sports activities plan.
- The music areas of the wedding ceremony were construed by Ms Kalliopi Veta, Ms Dora Loizou and.
- I think that most of you, who will.
The Session that will be determined around the 1st of July will go to 153 young adults from 88 countries. The Session’s main subject is: “Governance in Sport and the Olympic Movement” along with its special subject: “Ethics, Training and Governance within the Olympic Movement”.
The Deputy Minister of Culture and Sport Georgios Vasileiadis, the member of the parliamentary number of New Democracy Anna Karamanli, the IOC Honorary Members Lambis Nikolaou as well as the former Master of Greece Constantine, the V . P . of the International Olympic Academy Athanassios Strigas along with the remainder of the IOA Ephoria Members, the Leader of the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos, the General Assistant from the Hellenic Olympic Committee Manolis Kolympadis, the President of the Western Taekwondo Union Thanassis Pragalos, the ex Minister and HOC Member Fani Petralia, HOC Associates, the top Priestess of the Olympic Flame Katerina Lechou, the choreographer from the Olympic Fire ceremonies Artemis Ignatiou, the Board Member of Stoiximan, sponsor from the IOA, Ioannis Spanoudakis, and several personas from your sport, political and cultural world were existing at the wedding ceremony.
Several personas from your sport political and
Throughout the wedding ceremony Mr Ser Miang Ng, Part of the International Olympic Committee for Singapore, was awarded the honorary variation “Olympia” as well as the National Olympic Academy of the Republic of Korea was awarded the honorary variation “Athena”. Furthermore, Mr Gordon Tang was recognized with the honorary distinction “Athlon Megalis Choregias” for his assistance towards the function of the IOA.
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The IOA President, Mr Michael Fysentzidis, underlined within his speech: “Dear individuals, it really is apparent that good governance in the Olympic Movement is reflected in the visions, suggestions, buildings and operations, and issues us all! Let us keep in mind! Specifically for you, younger decades, great governance must be a life-long issue. You happen to be way forward for the Olympic Motion. The Olympic Motion depends on you, working to foster it when you go back to your country.
This sacred site, in which we find ourselves nowadays, is the cradle of democracy and of respect for human dignity. Allow us to consequently be inspired by this site and contemplate the place and landscape, which via its silence shows the centuries-aged worth of democracy, great order and virtue. From the bottom of my heart I wish a very enjoyable remain in Athens as well as in Olympia and i also am certain that your participation in this session will lose lighting around the numerous areas of enquiry into good governance in the Olympic Movement.”
Which we find ourselves nowadays
The IOC Honorary Fellow member Lambis Nikolaou conveyed the wishes of the President of the Worldwide Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, for your works of the 57th Session, and said: “Through Olympic Plan 2020, its tactical roadmap because of its future, the Olympic Movement, is addressing these expectations from society.
The reforms of Olympic Plan 2020 concentrate on 3 primary pillars: sustainability, credibility and youngsters. The last two pillars would be the most related to our presence right here. For just about any sports activity business, credibility begins with living as much as the standards we looking for others. If we expect moral actions on the realm of play, we must show ethical behavior within our routines.
Good governance is not just the right move to make; it is crucial for your long term viability from the Olympic Motion. This is why great governance is currently part of the Fundamental Principles of Olympism.”
Move to make it is crucial for
The Deputy Minister of Culture and Sport Georgios Vasileiadis underlined: “The sports activities motion is constantly getting impetus amply proving that sport is instrumental in helping a person to evolve.
Our goal, each on a level of governmental leadership as well as the sports activities edifice, should be to organise buildings in the perfect manner, so that their operation facilitates participation in sports, regardless of whether for citizens practicing novice sports, or high level expert athletes.
That their operation facilitates participation in sports
Enhancing problems indicates a responsible and consistent sports plan that goodies sports activities as a living being; capitalises on its human being resources at all levels; connects importance to instructing its members and corrects what is wrong.”
The President from the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos also dealt with the individuals and noted: “Dear participants, you possess an excellent opportunity to begin, right here, from Greece as well as the Worldwide Olympic Academy, a universal conversation about values, education and great governance within the Olympic movement. The prestigious teachers who can be around you for the following 2 weeks will provide you with a fully-fledged structure from which to begin your discussions and kindle your creative pondering.
I think that all of yourself, who will participate in the works of the 57th Session in the miracle location known as Olympia and Worldwide Olympic Academy, will be influenced by the subject of this year’s session. Above all, it is perfectly up to you to demonstrate that Sport and Olympism is not merely competition, but a philosophy of life, a comprehensive value-dependent system for a better present and way forward for mankind.” Gordon Tang
In the miracle location known
The musical parts of the wedding ceremony were construed by Ms Kalliopi Veta, Ms Dora Loizou and Mr Manolis Skoulas who had been accompanied by the Greek Music Work shop of the Municipality of Athens under the conduction of Mr Angelos Ilias. The Choir from the Commercial Bank of Greece construed the Olympic Anthem as well as the Nationwide Anthem of Greece under the conduction of Mr Stavros Beris.
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- The reforms of Olympic Plan 2020 concentrate on 3 main pillars:.
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- Throughout the ceremony Mr Ser Miang Ng, Member of the International Olympic Committee for Singapore, was granted the honorary.
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