ANOC Technical Working Group conducts San Diego 2019 site visit
The ANOC Technical Working Group for the ANOC World Beach Games conducted a two-day site visit in San Diego on 23-24 January.
The Working Group, led by Chair Timothy Fok, included ANOC Secretary General Gunilla Lindberg, ANOC Technical Director Haider Farman, ANOC Legal Commission Chair and representatives from the host NOC, the USOC. The Working Group met with the San Diego 2019 Organising Committee to discuss the latest preparations for this year’s inaugural ANOC World Beach Games.
It was noted that good progress is being made. From a sport perspective, 51 NOCs, from all five continents have already qualified for the Games with further qualifications tournaments set to take place between now and July.
The Chef de Mission seminar is scheduled for 7-10 April and will provide NOCs with an opportunity to tour San Diego 2019’s competition site – Mission Beach – and discuss a number of functional areas that will impact their teams.