Tarragona welcomes the Chefs de Mission Seminar for the Games and the General Assembly of the International Committee
More than a hundred international representatives will be at the city between the 9 and 13 Octobercategory: News
Next week, the city of Tarragona will hold two important events related to the XVIII Mediterranean Games which will take place next year. The Palau de Congressos will welcome the Chefs de Mission Seminar of the Mediterranean Games Tarragona 2018 on the 10 and 11 of October. Two days later, on Friday 13 October, the General Assembly of the International Committee of the Mediterranean Games (ICMG) will be held at the Recinte Firal. Between the two events, the participation expected is of more than a hundred international representatives of the National Olympic Committees which participate in the Mediterranean Games.
The Chefs de Mission Seminar is organized by the Organizing Committee in the city host of the Games some months prior to its celebration and it gathers the representatives designated by each Olympic Committee to coordinate the participation of each delegation at the Mediterranean Games. The aim of the Seminar is to inform the chefs de mission from each Olympic Committee about all the features related to the operation and the organization of the Games, so they can learn the details of the event and prepare the participation of their delegation on 2018. The organization of the Games of Tarragona will present them topics like security, accommodation, sports competitions, protocol, transport or volunteers, among others. They will also organize a visit to different sports facilities of the Games.
Additionally, the International Committee of the Mediterranean Games will welcome their General Assembly on Friday, where the venue of the Beach Mediterranean Games 2019 is expected to be designed, as well as the new Executive Committee of the ICMG. The event will be held at the Recinte Firal del Palau de Congressos and will be leaded by the president of the ICMG, Amar Addadi.
Tarragona 2018 commissions
Together with the celebration of the Seminar and the General Assembly, on the 9 and 12 of October different commissions related to the Mediterranean Games Tarragona 2018 will also take place in the city. The commissions which will be held are the Technical Commission, Coordination, Medical and Anti-doping Commission, Commission of Development and Cooperation and Statutes Commission.
Chefs de Mission Seminar program
You can find the planned program of the Chefs de Mission Seminar below:
Tuesday, 10 October
- 9am-1pm. Chefs de Mission Seminar (I).
- 3pm-7.30pm. Visit to the facilities (Costa Daurada Golf Club, Tarragona Tennis Club, Mediterranean Ring, Tarraco Arena Plaza, Marina Port Tarraco, Arrabassada Beach Volleyball Stadium, Tarragona Gimnàstic Club Stadiumand Camp de Mart Auditorium).
Wednesday, 11 October
- 9am-1pm. Visit to the facilities (Reus Olympic Pavilion, Reus Stadium, Vila-seca Pavilion, Mediterranean Village, Cambrils Pavilion, Salou Pavilion and Salou Royal Yacht Club).
- 3pm-7.30pm. Chefs de Mission Seminar (II).