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Latest update: 08/06/2009 18:18 +0300

Excitement at First Meeting of Volunteers

NICOSIA, 14 April 2009 - With 50 days to go until the beginning of the XIII Games of the Small States of Europe CYPRUS 2009, the first group of volunteers gathered at Olympic House, here, to meet with officials of the Organising Committee. Kalli Hadjiiosef, who heads the Accommodation Department of the Volunteer Programme, expressed her satisfaction for the enthusiasm of the more than 80 volunteers that have been selected to assist in this important part of the organisation.

Also present at the meeting of the volunteers was CYPRUS 2009 General Advisor, Dinos Michaelides, and General Coordinator, Olga Piperidou, assistant coordinators, Nicos Megalemos and Petros Patchias, and Services Department Manager, Giorgos Korellis.

In a general atmosphere of excitement for the Games, Mr Michaelides briefed the volunteers on details of the organisation and, after expressing his thanks for their participation in the programme, stressed the importance of volunteerism in sports.

Ms Hadjiiosef presented the programme of activities and events, so that the volunteers are ready to provided services of the highest possible level.

All volunteers showed enthusiasm and excitement at being part of this great effort to host the XIII GSSE in Cyprus and expressed their will to give their best in meeting this challenge.

Similar meetings of volunteers will be organised in all other departments of the organisation. Training of the volunteers will be conducted by the heads of each department, who have participated in and hold wide experience in the organisation of similar or even larger sporting competitions.

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