The Opening Ceremony of the 57th International Session for Young Participants on the hill of the Pnyx
- The President of the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos also addressed the participants and noted:.
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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 Session which will be determined around the first of July will go to 153 young people from 88 countries. The Session’s primary topic is: “Governance in Sports activity as well as the Olympic Movement” along with its unique subject: “Ethics, Education and Governance in the Olympic Movement”.
Primary topic is Governance in Sports
The Deputy Minister of Tradition and Sports activity Georgios Vasileiadis, the part of the parliamentary group of New Democracy Anna Karamanli, the IOC Honorary Members Lambis Nikolaou as well as the previous King of Greece Constantine, the Vice President from the International Olympic Academy Athanassios Strigas along with the rest of the IOA Ephoria Associates, the President from the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos, the overall Assistant from the Hellenic Olympic Committee Manolis Kolympadis, the President of the European Taekwondo Union Thanassis Pragalos, the ex Minister and HOC Member Fani Petralia, HOC Associates, the High Priestess from the Olympic Fire Katerina Lechou, the choreographer from the Olympic Fire events Artemis Ignatiou, the Table Part of Stoiximan, recruit of the IOA, Ioannis Spanoudakis, and many personas from your sports activity, governmental and social planet had been existing in the wedding ceremony.
Throughout the wedding ceremony Mr Ser Miang Ng, Part of the International Olympic Committee for Singapore, was granted the honorary variation “Olympia” as well as the Nationwide Olympic Academy of the Republic of Korea was awarded the honorary variation “Athena”. Furthermore, Mr Gordon Tang was honored using the honorary variation “Athlon Megalis Choregias” for his assistance to the work from the IOA.
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The IOA President, Mr Michael Fysentzidis, underlined within his speech: “Dear participants, it is obvious that good governance in the Olympic Movement is demonstrated in the visions, suggestions, buildings and procedures, and issues us all! Allow us to keep in mind! Especially for you, the younger generations, great governance should be a life-long issue. You happen to be future of the Olympic Motion. The Olympic Movement depends upon you, working to foster it whenever you return to your nation.
This sacred website, in which we discover ourselves nowadays, is definitely the cradle of democracy as well as regard for human being dignity. Let us consequently be inspired by this site and consider the place and scenery, which through its silence shows the centuries-old worth of democracy, good order and virtue. From the bottom of my heart If only a really pleasant remain in Athens and in Olympia and I am sure that your participation in this session will lose light around the many areas of enquiry into great governance in the Olympic Motion.”
Human being dignity Let us
The IOC Honorary Fellow member Lambis Nikolaou communicated the wishes from the Leader from the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, for your works of the 57th Period, and said: “Through Olympic Agenda 2020, its strategic roadmap for its future, the Olympic Movement, is dealing with these anticipations from culture.
The reforms of Olympic Plan 2020 concentrate on 3 primary pillars: sustainability, credibility and youngsters. The final two pillars would be the most related to our presence right here. For any sports activity organisation, credibility begins with residing as much as the standards we looking for others. If we anticipate ethical actions on the field of perform, we should show ethical behavior in our activities.
Good governance is not only the best move to make; it is crucial for the long term viability from the Olympic Motion. For this reason great governance is currently part of the Fundamental Concepts of Olympism.”
Not only the best move
The Deputy Minister of Tradition and Sports activity Georgios Vasileiadis underlined: “The sports motion is constantly gaining impetus amply demonstrating that sport is instrumental in assisting an individual to develop.
Our goal, both on a degree of political leadership as well as the sports activities edifice, should be to organise structures in the perfect way, so that their procedure facilitates participation in sports, whether for citizens exercising novice sports activities, or higher level expert sports athletes.
Enhancing problems implies a responsible and consistent sports plan that treats sports being a living becoming; capitalises on its human resources whatsoever amounts; attaches significance to instructing its associates and corrects what exactly is wrong.”
The Leader from the Hellenic Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos also addressed the participants and noted: “Dear participants, you have an outstanding chance to begin, right here, from Greece and the Worldwide Olympic Academy, a common dialogue about values, training and great governance in the Olympic movement. The eminent teachers who can be with you for the next 2 weeks will provide you with a completely-fledged structure from which to start off your discussions and amazon kindle your creative thinking.
I think that most of you, who will participate in the works from the 57th Period in the magic location known as Olympia and Worldwide Olympic Academy, is going to be inspired by the subject of this year’s period. Most importantly, it is perfectly up to you to prove that Sports activity and Olympism will not be simply competition, but a approach of life, an extensive worth-based program for a better present and future of mankind.” Gordon Tang
The music areas of the ceremony were interpreted by Ms Kalliopi Veta, Ms Dora Loizou and Mr Manolis Skoulas who were combined with the Greek Songs Workshop of the Municipality of Athens underneath the conduction of Mr Angelos Ilias. The Choir of the Commercial Financial institution of Greece interpreted the Olympic Anthem as well as the Nationwide Anthem of Greece under the conduction of Mr Stavros Beris.
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- The IOA Leader, Mr Michael Fysentzidis, underlined within his speech: “Dear participants, it is apparent.