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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.
- The President of the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos also dealt with the individuals.
- The music parts of the ceremony were construed by Ms Kalliopi Veta, Ms Dora Loizou and.
- Throughout the ceremony Mr Ser Miang Ng, Member of the International Olympic Committee for Singapore, was.
The Session that will be concluded around the first of July will go to 153 young people from 88 countries. The Session’s main subject is: “Governance in Sports activity as well as the Olympic Movement” and its special subject: “Ethics, Education and Governance in the Olympic Movement”.
The Deputy Minister of Culture and Sport Georgios Vasileiadis, the member of the parliamentary group 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 Worldwide Olympic Academy Athanassios Strigas together with the rest of the IOA Ephoria Associates, the Leader from the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos, the overall Assistant of the Hellenic Olympic Committee Manolis Kolympadis, the Leader from the Western Taekwondo Union Thanassis Pragalos, the ex Minister and HOC Fellow member Fani Petralia, HOC Associates, the High Priestess of the Olympic Flame Katerina Lechou, the choreographer from the Olympic Flame events Artemis Ignatiou, the Board Part of Stoiximan, recruit of the IOA, Ioannis Spanoudakis, and several personalities from the sport, governmental and cultural world had been existing in the ceremony.
Parliamentary group of New
Throughout the ceremony Mr Ser Miang Ng, Part of the International Olympic Committee for Singapore, was awarded the honorary distinction “Olympia” as well as the National Olympic Academy of the Republic of Korea was granted the honorary variation “Athena”. Additionally, Mr Gordon Tang was honored with the honorary variation “Athlon Megalis Choregias” for his assistance to the work from the IOA.
The IOA Leader, Mr Michael Fysentzidis, underlined in his conversation: “Dear individuals, it is apparent that good governance within the Olympic Movement is demonstrated in its visions, ideas, structures and procedures, and concerns us all! Let us not forget! Especially for you, the younger generations, great governance must be an existence-long concern. You are the way forward for the Olympic Motion. The Olympic Movement depends on you, attempting to foster it when you go back to your nation.
On you attempting
This sacred website, where we find ourselves today, is definitely the cradle of democracy as well as respect for human dignity. Let us therefore be inspired by this website and consider the area and landscape, which via its silence teaches the centuries-aged worth of democracy, good purchase and virtue. From the base of my cardiovascular system I wish a really enjoyable remain in Athens as well as in Olympia and I am sure that your involvement within this period will shed lighting around the numerous areas of enquiry into good governance within the Olympic Motion.”
The IOC Honorary Fellow member Lambis Nikolaou conveyed the wishes of the Leader of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, for the functions from the 57th Session, and stated: “Through Olympic Agenda 2020, its strategic roadmap for its long term, the Olympic Movement, is addressing these anticipations from society.
The reforms of Olympic Plan 2020 focus on 3 main pillars: sustainability, credibility and youngsters. The final two pillars would be the most related to our existence right here. For just about any sport business, trustworthiness begins with living up to the standards we looking for other people. If we expect moral actions on the realm of perform, we should show ethical actions within our routines.
Youngsters The final two pillars would be
Great governance is not only the best thing to do; it is crucial for your long-term viability of the Olympic Movement. For this reason good governance is now area of the Fundamental Principles of Olympism.”
The Deputy Minister of Tradition and Sport Georgios Vasileiadis underlined: “The sports activities motion is constantly gaining impetus amply proving that sports activity is critical in helping an individual to develop.
Sport Georgios Vasileiadis underlined The sports
Our goal, both on a level of political management and the sports edifice, should be to arrange structures in the best possible manner, to ensure that their operation facilitates participation in sports activities, whether for citizens exercising novice sports, or higher level professional athletes.
Improving problems indicates a responsible and consistent sports plan that goodies sports as a living being; capitalises on its human resources at all amounts; connects significance to educating its members and corrects what exactly is incorrect.”
The Leader from the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos also dealt with the individuals and noted: “Dear participants, you possess an excellent chance to begin, right here, from Greece as well as the International Olympic Academy, a universal dialogue about ethics, training and good governance in the Olympic motion. The prestigious professors who will be around you for the next two weeks provides you with a fully-fledged framework by which to start off your discussions and kindle your creative thinking.
I believe that most of yourself, who will participate in the functions from the 57th Period in the miracle location called Olympia and Worldwide Olympic Academy, will be inspired by the topic of this year’s period. Most importantly, it is up to you to definitely demonstrate that Sport and Olympism is not merely competitors, but a approach of lifestyle, a comprehensive value-based system for any much better present and way forward for mankind.” Gordon Tang
The musical areas of the ceremony were construed by Ms Kalliopi Veta, Ms Dora Loizou and Mr Manolis Skoulas who were combined with the Greek Music Work shop of the Municipality of Athens under the conduction of Mr Angelos Ilias. The Choir of the Commercial Financial institution of Greece interpreted the Olympic Anthem as well as the National Anthem of Greece under the conduction of Mr Stavros Beris.
Conduction of Mr Angelos Ilias
- Enhancing conditions implies a accountable and consistent sports activities plan that goodies sports activities.
- Good governance is not just the right thing to do; it.
- The reforms of Olympic Agenda 2020 concentrate on 3 primary pillars: sustainability,.