European Athletic Association President holds meetings in Nicosia

President of the European Athletic Association Svein Arne Hansen held a series of meetings in Nicosia on Friday, with Minister of Education and Culture Costas Chambiaouris, President of the Cyprus Sports Federation Kleanthis Georgiades, and President of the Cyprus Olympic Committee Dinos Michaelides.

According to a press release, views were exchanged during the meetings on issues relating to European and world athletics. The discussion showed that there was significant potential to support athletics in Cyprus, in order to help the sport advance.

Hansen had the opportunity to present his vision for athletics, noting that in his priorities was the strengthening of small states, and in this context proposed broader Smalls States of Europe Games, to include 18 countries.

Source: Cyprus News Agency